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Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017

The case for bird adoption

There are several good reasons to adopt a bird rather than buy one. First, it’s the right thing to do because commercial breeding operations are flooding the market with exotic pet birds, many of...

Connecting with Wolves

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be part of a wolf pack? Mingling with the majestic creatures is the highlight of an educational tour at the Shadowland Foundation in Lake Hughes. The non-profit organization...

Surrendered senior dogs need new homes

Manny’s the spunky, confident guy. Chata’s a bit of a pistol. Boy likes to run and play, while Dinky, Sammy and Cocoa are more typical lap dogs. Decked out in sweaters to combat a chilly...

Michelle Sathe: New Year’s resolution – healthy pets

A new year starts tomorrow, a time for many to pledge their commitment to being healthier and happier. So, what about your pets? According to Dr. Evelyn Vega, veterinarian and owner of Happy Pets Veterinary...

Raising awareness one pose at a time

Los Angeles has long been one of the country’s top places for yoga buffs, but here’s a secret: You don’t have to get on the waiting list of a renowned L.A. yoga studio to...

Bring a pet home for the holidays!

The holidays are a popular time to add a pet to your family. It’s also a great opportunity to give a shelter pet a second chance at a new life. Take Roscoe. The little male...

Pets get presents, too

Every holiday, Jo Ann Vindigni of Valencia enjoys shopping for loved ones, including her three children, grandchildren, and dogs Maggie and Gopher. The latter pair can’t quite be trusted to stay away from the pile...

Happy Pets Veterinary Center’s 4th Annual Holiday Pet Food Drive

Happy Pets will be collecting pet food donations for the SCV Food Pantry and the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center’s Meals on Wheels program to assist low-income seniors in need of pet supplies. Donations of...

Help local animals this holiday

The holidays are a time of giving. If you’re an animal lover in the Santa Clarita Valley, there are several ways you can help local organizations that care for homeless pets or sanctuary animals. By...

Pawlidayz offers no fee pet adoptions Black Friday thru Cyber Monday

LOS ANGELES – Zappos.com, the online retailer known for its exceptional customer service, announced it will work for a second year with Best Friends Animal Society to sponsor pet adoptions this holiday season. Beginning...

COC students on Fallen Warriors Memorial

A beacon for future generations I am writing to offer my support for the Santa Clarita Valley Fallen Warriors Monument. I am a student at...

Edy Munoz: Honor the SCV war slain