Long Island Pets & Animal News Coverage





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.

Suffolk SPCA Offers $3,000 Reward Information About Puppy Found in Clothing Bin

The Suffolk County SPCA is seeking information from the public about a puppy that was dumped in a clothing bin, Wednesday in Centereach.

Suffolk SPCA Offering a $2,000 Reward for Information About Dog Left in Middle of Road

The Suffolk County SPCA is seeking information from the public and offering a $2,000.00 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for leaving a dog in the middle of the road last ...

Stay Cavity-Free with Tips around Dental Health Month

Keep your kids and your pet's teeth cavity-free with tips as February is National Children’s Dental Month and Pet Dental Health Month!

Feb 20 is Love Your Pet Day! Where to Adopt a Pet if You Don’t Already Have One

Consider one of these animal shelters for finding your next pet.

Nassau County SPCA: Valentine's Day and Your Pet

Chocolate, flowers, and pets are not a purr-fect match!

Suffolk County SPCA Seeking Information About Death of Dog Near Brookhaven Park

The Suffolk County SPCA is seeking information from the public in the death of a dog in a wooded area near a Brookhaven Park.

Mangano: Massapequa Pet Vet To Donate A Canine Bullet-Proof Vest To NCPD K-9 Unit

Dr. Ned Horowitz, owner of Massapequa Pet Vet, will donate a canine bullet-proof vest to the Nassau County Police Department K-9 Unit.

The 18th Annual Great Backyard Bird Count and Where to Bird Watch on Long Island

Do your part and don’t miss out on the 18th Annual Great Backyard Bird Count!

Suffolk SPCA On Board To Aid In Pet Store Law Enforcement

The Suffolk County SPCA announced today that it has been selected by the Suffolk County Legislature to sit on an Advisory Board to aid in the enforcement of Suffolk County's Pet Store Laws.

Huntington Man Loses Control of Car, Burglarizes Oyster Bay Cove Home and Kills Victim's Cat in Process

Second Squad detectives report the arrest of a Suffolk County man for burglary and robbery that occurred in Oyster Bay Cove on Wednesday, 02/04/15 at 11:00 A.M.

Suffolk County SPCA: Protect Your Pets From This Winter Storm

During this winter storm bring your pet inside. Remember animals get cold just like you.

Places on Long Island to See Wildlife During the Winter

Bundle up this Winter and bring the kids out for a fun outdoorsy day viewing and interacting with Long Island wildlife!

Upcoming Groundhog’s Day Events on LI

Groundhog's Day is Monday, February 2nd! Catch Long Island's groundhogs Malverne Mel and Holtsville Hal and check out the other upcoming Groundhog's Day events.

The Nassau County SPCA Offers Blizzard Pet Tips

The National Weather Service In New York Has Issued A Blizzard Watch...which Is In Effect From Monday Afternoon Through Tuesday Evening.

The Suffolk County SPCA Urges Long Islanders To Remember Pets During The Winter Storm Watch

With Blizzard-like Conditions Possible, the Suffolk SPCA Urges Locals to remember their pets.

The Hazards of Using Rock Salt

Rock salt can pose potential risks to people, pets and the environment.

Nassau County Police Sergeant Saves Local Man and Dog

The Public Information Office reports the details of a water rescue that occurred on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 2:00pm in Massapequa.

Nassau County SPCA: There's a Winter Weather Advisory in Effect, Remember Your Pets

The National Weather Service in New York has issued a winter weather advisory for a mixture of snow...sleet...and freezing rain...which is in effect from midnight tonight to 6 pm est Saturday.

Show Birds Some Love on Valentine's Weekend!

Join the Great Backyard Bird Count!

Suffolk SPCA Announces Happy Ending to a Sad Story

The Suffolk County SPCA announced today that "Bean" has found his forever home.
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