Cats and Dogs

April 12, 2019

PARAMUS - A young goat found wandering a Ridgewood cemetery last week is continuing to recuperate at Oradell Animal Hospital. After being corralled by police, cemetery workers and animal control on April 5 at Valleau Cemetery, the 7-month old male goat was brought to the animal hospital for ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Berkeley Heights Fire Department was dispatched Monday at 5:30 p.m. to the cul-de-sac of Berkshire Drive for a reported cat that was stuck up in a tree. The cat which goes by the name of "Boots" got away from his owner at some time on Saturday and was stuck in a tree on ...

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A limited amount of Muse wet cat food, Natural Chicken Recipe in Gravy in three-ounce cans has been recalled, announced Nestle Purina PetCare Company. The product could contain rubber pieces that are translucent yellow with a blue backing, which may present a potential choking hazard, they ...

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UNION, NJ - A terroristic threat by a knife wielding man was made to a Union Animal Shelter worker as she arrived for work on Thursday morning. Police say as a female animal shelter worker arrived to work on Thursday at about 9:00 a.m., a man with a knife approached and commented, “I think you ...

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PATERSON, NJ - The Passaic County Sheriff’s Office is mourning the loss of one of their own after the passing of K9 Leo on Wednesday. According to a statement issued by Sheriff Richard Berdnik, K9 Leo began his service in 2013 and specialized in patrol and narcotics until his on duty death.

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- On Tuesday morning Bloomfield animal control Officers Jaclyn Mendyk and Melissa Johnson responded to a report of a dog stranded in the middle of the shallow brook behind Pine Street.  The brook is a part of the Second River, a tributary of the Passaic River.   Due to ...

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‘Home for Animals Heroes Act’ Creates Road to Adoption for Former Research Animals TRENTON, NJ - New legislation, sponsored by Senator Anthony Bucco (R-25) giving research animals a chance to find their 'forever home' has passed the Senate.  The bill would require the State’s higher education ...

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FREEHOLD, NJ — The killing of two young cats found on a trash can in Asbury Park earlier this week is under investigation by law enforcement officials. The public is being asked to help identify the individual responsible for the “cruel killing” of the black- and white-colored cats, whose bodies ...

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LITTLE FALLS, NJ - Much of the talk yesterday at various events around town was of the Super Bowl, the logistics of getting there, and the controversial ads. But not surprising given Little Fall's love of animals, it was also of the Puppy Bowl. Puppy Bowl 2019, also known as Puppy Bowl XV, will ...

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WOODLAND PARK, NJ - Memorial Middle School's Animal Club recently presented St. Hubert's Animal Welfare Center in Madison with a supply of cat food collected by the members. Lynne Donato, Memorial math and science teacher and advisor of the Animal Club, also presented individual winterized cat ...

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TOTOWA NJ - Weather forecasters are calling for freezing temperatures to overnight tonight and into Thursday. Freezing temperatures can be very dangerous to pets. NJ State Law says dogs cannot be outside if temperatures are below 34 degrees without proper shelter (insulated, elevated, heated).

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EDISON, NJ –  Billed as "The Pet Lover's Dream Weekend",  the Super Pet Expo will be held at the NJ Convention & Exposition Center on February 8, from 3 p.m.to 8 p.m., February 9, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., and February 10, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. "More than 2,000 dogs, cats and an occasional ...

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TRENTON, NJ  – A cow that gave birth after narrowly escaping death in December has inspired new legislation that will protect future pregnant bovines from being slaughtered. Brianna’s adventure started on December 27 when she miraculously escaped the truck just minutes from the destination where ...

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UNION, NJ - You're probably already aware of the risks posed by warm weather and leaving pets in hot cars, but did you know that cold weather also poses serious threats to your pet’s health? The Westfield Veterinary Group has some tips to keep your pet safe during the cold New Jersey ...

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UNION, NJ - You're probably already aware of the risks posed by warm weather and leaving pets in hot cars, but did you know that cold weather also poses serious threats to your pet’s health? The Westfield Veterinary Group has some tips to keep your pet safe during the cold New Jersey ...

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