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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.

Suffolk County SPCA Offers Halloween Pet Safety Tips

The Suffolk County SPCA is issuing these simple guidelines to make Halloween safe for your companion animals.

National Cats Day Wednesday October 29th

The Suffolk County SPCA is reminding everyone that Wednesday October 29th is National Cat's Day.

Alligator Turned in in Long Beach

A 14-inch American alligator was turned in to Long Beach Animal Control on October 23, 2014.

Governor Cuomo Announces Hatchery to Reopen and Restore Trout Fishing on Connetquot River State Park

Hatchery expected to produce 35K trout for river fishery and Long Island State Parks.

Halloween Tips for You and Your Pets

Halloween is just around the corner, and keeping your pets safe, happy and healthy should be on your list of to-do items.

Mangano’s 2nd Annual Nassau Barkfest A Success

Over 1,000 dogs and 3,000 people attended the event.

Brutalized Pitbull Pup "Miss Harper" Finds a Home

Nassau County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals President Bob Sowers will be accompanied by Miss Harper who was brutally abused, at a press conference Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 11am.

Suffolk SPCA Offers $1,000 Reward for Information

The SPCA is looking for the person or persons who dumped a puppy in Mattituck.

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Comedy with Bill Cosby, George Lopez & Other Entertainment

Looking for entertainment outside of the Halloween theme for this weekend? Check out the comedy shows, stage performances, a pet reptile expo, an antique auto show and much more!

Woman Sentenced To Three Years Probation In Animal Cruelty Case

The Suffolk County SPCA issued a statement today announcing that an Amityville woman was sentenced to a term of three years probation last week in an animal abuse case stemming from the dumping of 2 puppies in ...

Fun Halloween Events for Pets

Expand the fun of Halloween to pets! Your four-legged friends can participate in pet parades, pet costume contests and more Halloween fun events.

The Nassau County SPCA Invites Everyone to the 2nd Annual Nassau Barkfest

Pet food donation boxes will be available to help feed hungry pets.

MSNBC’s Lockup Filmed Jail Inmates at the Kent Animal Shelter

Features Inmates of Suffolk County Corrections Department at Work and Shelter Pets.

Top 2014 Halloween Costumes for Adults, Children and Pets, According to NRF

Still deciding on a costume for this Halloween? The National Retail Federation has released survey results showing what's popular this year for adults, children and pets!

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Fall Carnival Fun, Young Frankenstein Musical & More

Get in the swing of fall with these fun events, performances and more for the end of the week!

Suffolk County SPCA: Woman Found Guilty Of Animal Cruelty

The Suffolk County SPCA issued a statement today announcing that a Ridge woman has been found guilty of 5 counts of Animal Cruelty.

Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library Celebrates Reading, Donations for Homeless Pets

The Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Library recently held a community celebration to honor the children who donated their summer reading program prizes to local animal shelters.

Researchers Need Public’s Help Studying the Secret Life of House Cats

Special opportunity for Long Island residents.

Suffolk County SPCA: October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

The Link Between Animal Abuse and Domestic Violence

SCPD Officers Rescue Puppies from Under Shed

The rescue occurred on Starlight Drive in Shirley on Friday, October 3, 2014 at approximately 11 a.m.
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