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Felix Moriel Charged with Animal Cruelty – 156 counts

Felix Moriel Charged with Animal Cruelty – 156 counts

Update (03/19/2015): Felix Moriel has been found incompetent to stand trial for his charges of aggravated kidnapping, resisting, exposure, and animal cruelty. He had been ordered to treatment under the custody of a New Mexico mental health facility. “Stipulated Order...

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Animal Services now accepting volunteers

Animal Services now accepting volunteers

If you have spare time and would like to help animals then the City’s Animal Shelter needs you! The shelter is always looking for volunteers. As a volunteer you will enjoy caring for pets and getting them ready for their...

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Hunting Dogs for adoption (From The Heart Animal Rescue)

Hunting Dogs for adoption (From The Heart Animal Rescue)

From The Heart Animal Rescue in El Paso, TX has two Coon Hounds available for adoption. They are 2 yrs old. Black and Tan. They are trained for hunting. Both are neutered, up to date on shots and microchipped. They do not have to...

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Chaparral, NM Animal Hoarding Case

Hi everyone, I wanted to post something because it has been weeks since this website has been updated. It’s been a very difficult two and a half weeks for me and many others involved in the Chaparral Animal Hoarding case....

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Chaparral, NM Hoarding Case – Pt.1: The Rescue

News videos: We say good bye to our friend Reggie. Reggie was emaciated and suffering from pneumonia. He had his right ear bitten off and blood work showed he was suffering from terminal kidney failure. I contacted the Alamogordo District...

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“Otero Dog Blog” – One person’s account of a dire situation

“Otero Dog Blog” – One person’s account of a dire situation

Taking in a dog, removing it from a less than optimal situation, can sometimes suggest that the dog itself may be in a less than optimal condition at the time. Yesterday, my husband and I took in one such dog....

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Top Pet Toxins of 2012

Top Pet Toxins of 2012

In 2012, the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center (APCC) in Urbana, Illinois, handled more than 180,000 cases of pets exposed to possibly poisonous substances. For the fifth year in a row, prescription meds for humans top the toxins list.  ...

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Rescue: Maggie

Rescue: Maggie

This is a female boxer we received a message about. She had been living in the desert by Northeast Regional Park on McCombs and Rick Husband Dr. Neighbors were leaving food and water for her but were not able to...

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Allergies to Your Pet

Allergies to Your Pet

Many allergies attributed to pets are not from pets at all but are from other allergens like dust or pollen. Be sure an allergy is pet-related before re-homing your pet! This may mean having an allergy test done and having...

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Parvovirus: What is it? Symptoms & Treatment

[Copied from http://www.aspcapro.org/parvo] Canine Parvovirus (parvo) is a highly contagious viral disease that is one of the most common causes of diarrhea in dogs under 6 months of age. It first appeared in the late 1970s, and is one of the...

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