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Cats and Dogs

July 5, 2022

NUTLEY, NJ - This fluffy dude was found on the evening of July 4 in the area of Bloomfield Ave and Harrison St in Nutley. He was taken to the Nutley Police Headquarters, and then turned over to the Bloomfield Animal Shelter. He's making new friends at the shelter but really wants to go ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - And the rockets' red glare, the bombs bursting in air ... remind us that more pets going missing during 4th of July celebrations than any other time of year.  Most pet owners know the drill, have television(s), radio(s), and anything else that makes noise on when neighborhood ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — Ducklings trapped in the spillway for the Mindowaskin Park pond found their way back to their mother with some help from the fire department Tuesday evening, according to the chief. Firefighters dispatched to the park found multiple ducklings trapped in the lower part of the ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- Chatham residents brought their "Patriotic Pets" to the Chatham Borough Farmers' Market on Saturday and were rewarded with treats, gift certificates and basket prizes, courtesy of the Well Bred Pet Store. The pre-Independence Day event drew dogs of all sizes, dressed ...

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NEW JERSEY -- While July 4th fireworks lighting up the sky is fun for many families, they can be particularly scary for the furry family members. In fact, the upcoming holiday is the one on which animals are most likely to go missing, according to lost pet finder PetAmberAlert, there is a 30 to 60 ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — PAWS Farm is celebrating a successful weekend, as the non-profit held its "Peek at PAWS Farm" fundraiser and open house on Saturday and Sunday. Over 1,000 people — not including children ages 2 and under — came out to PAWS to enjoy two days filled with tours of the Farm's ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair Township Animal Shelter officials are seeking the public's help in locating the individual who ejected a kitten from a car window on Friday, they announced. According to published reports, Montclair animal control officers say that an unidentified person who threw ...

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A single lot of Freshpet Select Fresh From the Kitchen Home Cooked Chicken Recipe has been recalled due to potential contamination, announced Freshpet Inc.  The product, with a sell date of 10/29/22 has been recalled due to the potential contamination with Salmonella. The recalled product ...

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PASSAIC COUNTY, NJ - A more than two decade career of a decorated member of the Passaic County Sheriff's Office officially came to an end on Tuesday. And, having served as a key member of the Sheriff's Mounted Unit since 2002, Baron, has been sent out pasture, literally. Baron, whom Sheriff ...

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WOODLAND PARK, NJ - The Memorial Middle School Animal Club networks with many animal organizations. In addition to fundraising and many other services they perform, the club works to support families who are in need of help with their pets. With their help, families have access to the resources ...

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MADISON, NJ -  Adoption fees for all dogs over 30 pounds are being waived announced St. Hubert's. The fees are being waived by NY Mets Max Scherzer and St. Hubert's board member Erica Scherzer in order to help find more dogs loving homes. The fees will be waived through Sunday June 12. "The ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ — While most handlers participating in the dog show have decades of experience, age has not stopped a Westfield High School junior and his Portuguese Water Dog from earning success on the circuit. Cole Turnof and his dog, Dagr, head to the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show this ...

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River's Humans report that he has found his way home thanks to the assistance of the community.    NUTLEY, NJ - River, a well-loved Goldendoodle, decided to take advantage of this gorgeous day to take a stroll in Nutley. His humans miss him and hope you can help bring him home.  River and ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ – Every dog has its day, and Dash finally had his. The 6-year-old American pit bull terrier had been the Burlington County Animal Shelter’s longest resident, with nearly two years spent there. But Dash’s long wait for a loving, forever home ended a few weeks ago when he was ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The Bloomfield Animal Shelter (BAS) is taking care of a dog found in Nutley on June 1 on Bloomfield Ave. in the vicinity of Church St.  The BAS reports that the person who found the dog saw a car driven by a male stop, let the dog out, and drive off.  According to the BAS, ...

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TRENTON, NJ — The New Jersey State Senate on Thursday unanimously approved legislation that would prohibit anyone convicted of criminal animal cruelty from owning a domestic animal and from working or volunteering at businesses involving animals. Nicknamed “Moose’s Law, after a Burlington County ...

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PATERSON, NJ – At 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Paterson Animal Control received a phone call from the Passaic County Sheriff’s Office after new residents of a home on Broadway and 39th Street reported being afraid to go inside after hearing what sounded like dogs. When John DeCando, Chief Animal ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ — A cat saved from the streets has found his forever home, thanks to some help from Hoboken’s active social media community. A newcomer to the Mile Square City, 22-year-old Samantha Cors met Stanley back in February, when she began fostering him. “When I brought him home, we kind ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Animal lover Morgan Immitt, a 12-year-old Livingston student choosing to help abandoned pets in Ukraine as part of her bat mitzvah project, is looking to the community for support in this endeavor. While watching the early news coverage of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, Immitt ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ - S.T.A.R.T. was contacted by a concerned neighbor about a pregnant cat who was wandering the streets. Apparently, Ryder had given birth several times before, but her litters could never survive the outdoors. How heartbreaking for her to keep losing her kittens. So we brought ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ - Harry was born around January 2021. This sweet orange and white boy was trapped while START was working on a TNR project behind a local storefront.  Something about his demeanor made us think he was calm and may be a candidate for adoption. During our travels, Harry’s trap ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ - The Passaic County SPCA, found at 794 Lafayette Avenue in Hawthorne, will be holding an open house and pet food drive to mark the third anniversary of their pet food pantry, according to Stephanie Hornback.  The occasion will take place on Sunday, May 15, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  Forty-five shelter dogs from Louisiana safely arrived at Morristown Airport this week. The special airlift by Good Flights Program is celebrating their one-year anniversary partnering with St. Hubert's Animal Welfare Center. More than 1,600 at-risk shelter dogs have been ...

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New York, NY—Animal rights activists rallied and chanted outside the apartment building of a board member of the Humane Society of New York (HSNY) to call on her to reopen the shelter so that members of the public can adopt animals. It was back in November 2021 when an animal rights activist, ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - In order to reside in Nutley, every dog and cat must be registered with the township. Vaccinations against rabies are a part of the registration process.  The Township of Nutley Department of Public Affairs (the Health Department) is hosting a FREE vaccine clinic for dogs and cats ...

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NEW JERSEY - With chocolate bunnies being the start of many baskets today, other than knowing that everyone bites the ears first because they taste best, what do we really know about rabbits, bunnies, and hares. Regarding the chocolate variety, more than 90 million are produced annually. We're ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - A small kitten still has all her nine lives after a Hasbrouck Heights family discovered her in their car on the way to school. Rosnelly Mateo was on her way to take her daughter Brihanna to Euclid School and herself to work in Passaic in late March. After turning on the ...

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UNION, NJ – Dogs, ferrets, fish and a 300-pound pig were all found safe when firefighters responded to a house fire on Standish Avenue early Monday morning. Union Fire Chief Greg Ricciardi said a garage fire was reported on Standish Avenue at just after 5:00 a.m. Monday.  Upon arrival, ...

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LITTLE FALLS, N.J. - A member of Little Falls Cub Scout Pack 14  recently showed his concern for shelter animals and as a result achieved his "Arrow of Light" community service project goal. Stephen Eliasz, 10, is currently in the "Webelos" rank of the Cub Scouts. With the recent adoption of his ...

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NUTLEY, NJ - In order to reside in Nutley, every dog and cat must be registered with the township. Vaccinations against rabies are a part of the registration process.  The Township of Nutley Department of Public Affairs (the Health Department) is hosting a FREE vaccine clinic for dogs and cats ...

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