Washington Times-Herald

Common cat health concerns

Content to keep to themselves most of the time, cats have a reputation of being more low maintenance pets than their canine counterparts. While they are very good at self-maintenance, cats are vulnerable to various illnesses and other health issues. It is imperative for cat owners to recognize symptoms of common conditions and seek veterinary help to keep cats as healthy as they can be.
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Bangor Humane Society offers discounted adoptions

BANGOR — The Bangor Humane Society is offering discounted adoption fees Oct. 25 through Oct. 30. Bangor Humane Society Director of Development Kathryn Ravenscraft said this is for any pet that is immediately available to go to its new home. She said they’ve partnered with the ASPCA and Subaru for...

AdvisorHub Industry in Transition Speaker: Jim Gold, CEO and Founding Partner, Steward Partners Global Advisory

Jim Gold serves as CEO, is a Founding Partner, a Board Member, and a member of the Executive leadership team at Steward Partners Global Advisory. He has extensive experience in the financial services industry, having held several senior-level roles, most recently as Executive Director at Morgan Stanley. Prior to assuming his current role, Mr. Gold ran the Southern Connecticut Complex, headquartered in Greenwich CT. Mr. Gold spent 18 years with Smith Barney, beginning in 1995 as a Financial Advisor. He went on to hold numerous management positions at the firm, including National Training Officer, Assistant Branch Manager, Branch Manager, and Complex Manager. Mr. Gold received numerous accolades from the firm during his tenure, most recently he was recognized for his accomplishments in Diversity.

Walter Allen Holloman Sr.

BLOUNTSTOWN – Walter Allen Holloman, Sr., 88, of Blountstown passed away Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021 at his home. Walter was born on Oct. 18, 1933 in Lexington, GA to Harry Edward and Ruby Alma Gunter Holloman and had lived in Calhoun County since 1971. He was a retired Senior Master...

MaryEllen Riedel, 1942-2021

MaryEllen Riedel, 79, of La Porte, Ind., passed away unexpectedly at 12:31 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021, in her home. She was born April 27, 1942, in Grosse Pointe, Mich. MaryEllen graduated with a double major in French and English from Valparaiso University. She was a teacher and certified financial planner. MaryEllen formerly taught at Hobart High School and Bates Mental Facility. She regularly went to the Michigan City and La Porte senior centers.
Lancaster Online

Carol L. Brown

Carol L. Brown, age 74 of Paradise, passed away on Sunday, October 24, 2021 at the Lancaster General Hospital. She was the wife of the late Harry B. Brown who passed away on October 25, 2018. Born in Georgetown, she was the daughter of the late John M., Sr., and Hannah Gilbert Keene.

You Can Help Shelter Pets in Need With Skechers' Cute New Pet-Themed Collection

It's never a bad time to show your support for pets looking for homes, but since October is Adopt a Shelter Dog Month, now is definitely the perfect time. Sponsored by the ASPCA, the annual themed month is all about helping out the millions of pups (and cats!) living in America's 10,000 shelters, sanctuaries, and rescue organizations, both by raising awareness and funds to finance adoptions, medical treatments, and more. And while donating money or volunteering at an animal rescue are great ways to give back this October, so is shopping super cute pet-themed items that benefit shelter pets in need.
Chanute Tribune

Richard Walter Ireland 1940-2021

Richard Walter Ireland, 81, of Chanute passed away on Thursday, October 14, 2021. Richard was born on January 12, 1940 in San Diego, California, the son of Walter Ireland and Esther Ireland. Richard grew up in San Diego and after receiving his GED, he began life as an over the...

Bangor Humane Society hosting week-long adoption event

BANGOR, Maine (WABI) - If you are looking to add a furry friend to your family, this week could be the perfect time to do it. The Bangor Humane Society is partnering with the ASPCA and Quirk Subaru for an adoption event this week. Throughout the week there will be...

Dogs + Cars + Halloween in Bangor

The Bangor Humane Society in association with ASPCA and the Subaru Loves Pets initiative joins paws this week. All this week there are special deals on the cost of pet adoptions through the BHS. Until Saturday you can adopt for up to 50% off that cost. Also all week long...

Pro and Con: CBD for Pets

This article was published on September 28, 2021, at Britannica’s, a nonpartisan issue-information source. When people talk about giving marijuana to pets, they are really talking about the use of CBD products derived from hemp. The California Veterinary Medical Board explains that CBD is the “abbreviation for cannabidiol, which is one out of 60 naturally occurring compounds present in cannabis. It is the second-most prevalent cannabinoid in both hemp and marijuana and is nonpsychoactive.” CBD extracted from hemp contains less than 0.3% THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), which is the compound in marijuana that causes the high.

How to keep your pets safe this Halloween

KENNEWICK, Wash. –Halloween is not just for the tiny humans in your family but your furry family as well. From pumpkin-shaped dog treats to costumes, some animals love dressing up more than others. Most dogs and cats are not used to the extra layers of fabric or the constant ringing of a doorbell. If you choose to dress your furry child up or let them participate in Halloween activities, here are a few tips to keep them safe and calm.
Bangor Daily News

Bangor Humane Society partners with ASPCA and Quirk Subaru of Bangor on adoption event

BANGOR — The Bangor Humane Society is pleased to announce that it will once more be partnering with ASPCA and the Subaru Loves Pets initiative to celebrate the joys and companionship of animal adoptions. A week-long event, taking place Oct. 25-30, will feature discounted adoption fees in an effort to find homes for as many animals as possible.

Linda Pyle

Linda J. Pyle (nee: Martin), 72, of Warrenton, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021. She was born on Dec. 6, 1948, in St. Louis, to the late Earl and Imogene (nee: Anderson) Martin. Linda loved not only her animals, but all animals. She loved planting flowers, working in her...