Animal Friends News

Ask the Vet

May 13 2019

By Dr. Carol Fellenstein Q: I recently found a young kitten and was wondering about getting her spayed. Is it important that I spay her and if so at what age should I do it? A: Yes, it is very …

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Positive Results with Positive Reinforcement

May 10 2019

By Veronica Rigatti, Canine Behavior Technician Training a canine companion takes time and patience. Sometimes, our four-legged friends struggle to understand what we are asking of them. So, how do we cross this language barrier between pups and people? At …

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Cole, Jordan, Sigourney and Zoey: Home to Home Adoption Program

May 06 2019

Born in August 2018, these four kittens were rescued by a Good Samaritan. Cole, Jordan, Sigourney and Zoey are from the same litter and are very bonded with each other, so they will need to be adopted as pairs. Although …

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Meet the Vet

Apr 15 2019

By Carol Whaley, Director of Clinic Services Animal Friends is excited to introduce our new Veterinarian of Community Medicine, Dr. Carol Fellenstein. A graduate of Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Fellenstein has extensive experience in shelter medicine …

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What is the best age to spay or neuter my pet?

Feb 08 2019

This is a very common question from pet owners who are trying to make the safest and healthiest decision for their beloved animal companions. And, depending on who you ask, you can get many different answers. Most private practice veterinarians …

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Ronan: Home to Home Adoption Program

Feb 08 2019

This handsome boy is Ronan! He is a very sweet, affectionate cat who is about 5 years old. He is neutered, very outgoing and gets along with other felines. Ronan has always been a friendly stray cat. He has been living outside, …

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Beat the Winter Blues

Jan 09 2019

With Puzzles and Games for your Pet By Suzanne Denk, Animal Enrichment Specialist, Animal Friends With the chilly winter weather upon us, you and your pets may be feeling the winter blues. But, you can help your four-legged family members …

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Brutus: Animal Friends Home to Home Adoption Program

Dec 10 2018

  Brutus is a neutered 2-year-old American Bulldog/Pit Bull mix who is searching for a new home. He is up-to-date on all of his vaccinations and is hoping to find a calmer and quieter home without small children. Brutus can be very shy …

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Ruca: Animal Friends Home to Home Adoption Program

Nov 28 2018

Ruca is a beautiful pooch who is about 3 1/2 years old. She has gorgeous eyes that will melt your heart and is a happy, friendly, well-behaved and extremely intelligent girl. Ruca was adopted from a shelter when she was …

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Happy Thanksgiving from Animal Friends

Nov 21 2018

With the holiday season quickly approaching, the dogs, cats and rabbits at Animal Friends are getting excited for Thanksgiving! We encourage you to include your pets at home to join in the festivities, but what’s most important is keeping them safe …

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