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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.

Petting Zoo Fun and What You Need to Know about Staying Clean & Healthy

Before heading to the farms and petting zoos this fall, keep in mind how to stay clean and healthy, especially if you or the kids will be having fun with the farm animals.

LI’s Adorable Adoptable Pets: Pretty Girl is a Smart Cookie Too

Pretty Girl is a two year old German Shepherd who was found wandering the streets, but has since made a great addition to her foster family. Adopt her, and let her be the new member of your ...

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Fun Festivals, Music Festivals, Dog Show & Other Entertainment

Get ready for a weekend packed with festivities, a dog show and other great entertainment on Long Island!

Freeport Man Who Caused the Death of 13 Pit Bulls Gets Prison Time

53-year-old man pleaded guilty last month to all charges in connection with deaths of dogs used for fighting

Suffolk County SPCA Offers $3,000 Reward After Dead Dog Found in Canal

The SPCA is looking for information after a dog was found dead in a West Islip canal.

Where to Find Furry Friends to Pet This Fall

Have some fun down on the farm this Fall petting cute animals!

Suffolk County SPCA Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic September 20

Vaccinations will be given in front of the Islip Town Hall.

LI’s Adorable Adoptable Pets: Best Buds Sparkle and Remington Want to Brighten Your Day

Forever friends Sparkle and Remington are looking to be adopted together, and will bring their new owner plenty of joy, company, and entertainment!

Suffolk County SPCA Holds Annual Free Rabies Clinic

There will be a free clinic on Saturday, September 20, in Islip.

Nassau County SPCA Provides Fall Pet Tips

There are many things owners can do to keep their pets safe as fall progresses.

From a Town Shelter on Long Island to Service Dog Training, Rescued Dog Unites with Air Force Veteran

From the Town Shelter on Long Island to Service Dog Training, Rescued Dog Unites with Air Force Veteran

Volunteer for National Courtesy Month

September is National Courtesy Month! Volunteer for a local organization and make a difference in your community!

LI’s Adorable Adoptable Pets: Relish the Golden Years with Daisy the Dachshund

Daisy is a 10-12 year old dachshund rescue who loves to be held and lives for snuggling!

Nassau County SPCA Delivers 9600lbs of Dog Food

The food was donated to Long Island Cares' Baxter's Pet Pantry.

Mangano Announces Free Rabies Vaccination Clinics for Dogs, Cats, and Ferrets Open to all Nassau County Pet Owners

Nassau County will partner with the Towns of Oyster Bay and North Hempstead and the Long Island Veterinary Medical Association to offer free rabies vaccinations for dogs, cats and ferrets.

Suffolk County SPCA Remembering 9/11

Members of the Suffolk County SPCA reflect on 9/11.

Suffolk County SPCA Praises Southampton Town Police Officer

The officer rescued a turtle in the Hampton bays.

LI’s Adorable Adoptable Pets: Dynamic Duo Tess and Chloe Here to Brighten Your Day

Tess and Chloe are adorable14 week old tabby sisters who are looking to be adopted together into a loving family.

Suffolk SPCA: September Is National Disaster Preparedness Month

Help your animal stay safe! Your pet counts on you.

Suffolk County SPCA Offers Hot Weather Tips for Your Pet

The Suffolk County SPCA has released the following tips.
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