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Pet of the Week

June 1, 2022

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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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Forty-five shelter dogs from Louisiana safely arrived at Morristown Airport on Tuesday, April 26. 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 ...

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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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WESTAMPTON, NJ – Clifford, a big hound dog who was rescued from the side of the New Jersey Turnpike last December, has found a new forever home after spending most of the last two months at the Burlington County Animal Shelter. Lisa Yochim, of Absecon, Atlantic County, adopted the 2 ½-year-old ...

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WARREN, NJ — The search for Macie is over.  Macie’s family updated the community Saturday with the following: We're so sorry to share that this morning, we found our sweet little Macie's body on the side of a road, not far from where the dog boarder lost her. We'll never be able to thank ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - Much of the talk this weekend was of the Super Bowl, the logistics, and the ads. But not surprising given everyone's love of animals, it was also of the Puppy Bowl. Who will win the LombarkyTrophy?  Puppy Bowl coaches Snoop Dogg and Martha Stewart are returning to the Puppy ...

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Winter in the Northeast can be brutal—and when it feels too darn cold outside for people, it can be dangerous for pets, too. During the frigid months, some commonsense practices will keep your dogs, cats, and other creatures healthy and safe. According to veterinarian Dr. Edward Mayland of Cross ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – If you live in Piscataway and your pet needs a rabies vaccine, you are in luck! Piscataway Township announced in a post on their Facebook page that there will be two free, drive-thru rabies clinics at the Piscataway Department of Public Works Garage, 505 Sidney Road, according ...

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GLEN ROCK, NJ - Even though they’re super naughty sometimes, pets still manage to find themselves atop many people’s gift lists each holiday season. On Christmas morning, Eileen Hillock, one of Glen Rock NJ Dog Park founders, said there are always gifts under the tree for her pups, Khaleesi and ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ — The Bordentown Township Police Department (BTPD) is mourning the loss of one of its retired narcotics dogs, Mako, who passed away on November 30 at the age of 12. Mako’s handler, retired BTPD Officer Rich Brettell, talked to TAPinto Bordentown about Mako’s background ...

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Morristown, N.J.- The Seeing Eye is seeking volunteers who are interested in raising a puppy that will one day be trained to guide a person who is blind. Puppy raisers are foster families of all types, both large and small, with and without pets. A puppy raiser family is responsible for providing a ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Ember a black and white female two-year-old Boston Terrier when went Missing on 10.5.21 at 9:00 pm 1 mile from Morris & Essex Dog Show in Colonial Park. She jumped out of the x-pen on the soccer field and RAN. Everyone, please keep your eyes and ears open. She will be very ...

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OLD BRIDGE, NJ - The American Cancer Society's Bark For Life of Central NJ invites the community to attend the 4th annual event on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17th 2021 - 11-3 pm at Mannino Park in Old Bridge, New Jersey, to honor and celebrate the lifelong contributions of canine caregivers as well as ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ — Hurricane Ida unleashed both her bark and her bite this week, flooding the basement at the Plainfield Area Humane Society and destroying necessary supplies. Two vans and the heating and cooling system were also lost. Thankfully, there was help from a contractor, members of the ...

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