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If you're a pet owner on Long Island, or you have a passion for animals, you won't want to miss any of the articles and stories from our Pet & Animal Section, which focuses on pet ownership, adoptions, and pet related issues for Long Islanders.

LI's Adorable Adoptables: Meet Lulubelle, Alexander & T.T.!

It’s my pleasure to introduce you to Lulubelle, Alexander & T.T.!

Nassau County SPCA: Prepare Now For Hurricane Joaquin

With Hurricane Joaquin strengthening in the Atlantic Ocean and possibly heading our way, it is time to start developing a Family & Pet Emergency Plan.

Hurricane Preparedness Guidelines For Your Pets

According to AccuWeather Hurricane Joaquin is forecast to continue to gather strength before it begins its northward run along the East coast. Help your animal stay safe! Your pet counts on you. Have a plan in place.

New York State Agencies Urge Motorists to Use Caution During Wildlife Breeding Season

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) today urged motorists to be alert for moose, deer, and other wildlife on the roads.

Mangano Announces 3rd Annual Nassau Barkfest

assau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced the 3rd Annual Nassau Barkfest, Long Island’s Largest Pet Costume Contest and Parade, will take place on Saturday, October 24th from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Eisenhower Park’s Harry ...

LI's Adorable Adoptables: Meet Blacky, Bandit, Moca, Copper, Bill & Sarah!

It’s my pleasure to introduce you to Blacky, Bandit, Moca, Copper, Bill & Sarah!

NFPA Launches Video & Resources For Youth to Prepare Household Pets and Horses For a Wildfire Evacuation

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) today announced the launch of its latest video and resources for youth aimed at household pet and horse evacuation preparedness for a wildfire.

Nassau County SPCA Announces Fall Pet Tips

The season has officially changed, and as the mercury starts dropping, we have to make some changes - longer shirts, pants, light jackets. We thought it was time to go over some tips for our pets, from ...

Nassau County SPCA Advocates for Miss Harper as One of Three Defendants Pleads Guilty

After the judge has ruled in favor of the prosecution allowing statements made by Shawana Dearing Hughes and her husband Lee Hughes to investigators of Attorney General's office to be used at the upcoming trial, one of ...

Paws of War Expands to Start Therapy Dog Program to Honor U.S Air Force Veteran

Pairing service dogs with military veterans suffering from PTSD has proven to help the healing process.

North Shore Animal League's Four Legged Friends: Meet Daisy, Louie, Jade & Riley!

Four Legged Friends is a weekly column by Bariann Browne, lifelong Long Island resident and communications coordinator for North Shore Animal League America.

LI's Adorable Adoptables: Meet Binky, Dixie, Larry, Sonja & Chunk!

It’s my pleasure to introduce you to Binky, Dixie, Larry, Sonja & Chunk!

Mangano Announces The 173rd Long Island Fair At Old Bethpage Village Restoration

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano announced today that Old Bethpage Village Restoration (OBVR) will host the 173rd Annual Long Island Fair over two successive weekends: September 25th, 26th, and 27th and October 2nd, 3rd and 4th.

PetFest and Adoption Day Sept. 26 at Roosevelt Field

North Shore Animal League America and Canine Company will join forces on Saturday, Sept. 26 to bring a combined adoption day and pet funfest to Bloomingdale’s Roosevelt Field, 630 Old Country Road, Garden City.

Three-Legged Rescue Dog with a Cause, and Inspiration of Family Film, Proves Dogs Really Can be Man’s Greatest Teacher

Since his rescue in late 2010 and after his heart stopped beating during surgery, Marshall the Miracle Dog’s life mission has been to inspire children to be kind to themselves and others and to act with courage ...

LI's Adorable Adoptables: Meet Ariel, Truffles and Rusty!

It’s my pleasure to introduce you to Ariel, Truffles and Rusty!

Nassau County SPCA Outraged Over Judge's Order on Farm Animals Neglected

On August 18,2015, Michael Dombek was arrested and charged with twenty-five counts of animal neglect after investigators found starved and injured animals.

Suffolk County Offers Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic

The Suffolk County Department of Health Services (SCDHS), the Town of Islip, and the Suffolk County S.P.C.A. will offer free rabies vaccinations* for dogs, cats and ferrets.

Mangano Commends Officer For Rescuing Abandoned Pooch And Finding Him A New Family

Police Officer John Saleh of Nassau County’s 3rd Precinct was commended for rescuing and adopting an abandoned German Shepherd mix upon answering a call from a landlord in Roosevelt.

LI's Adorable Adoptables: Meet Kayla, Quinn, Hal, Walker, Flamingo and Happy!

It’s my pleasure to introduce you to Kayla, Quinn, Hal, Walker, Flamingo and Happy!
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