Author Archives: Rob Scarpa

Finding Care for Your Pets During Challenging Times

Rising prices have created challenges for people struggling to afford the basics, such as pet food and veterinary care. Many pet owners are scrambling to find affordable and timely care, including spay/neuter appointments, routine and preventive vet care, and emergency medical help for their pets. Continue reading

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Today’s Outlook: Be Prepared!

As we move into peak hurricane season, it’s important that everyone have a plan. For pet owners, advance planning is perhaps even more critical than ever before. Continue reading

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Safe Summer Fun with Your Pets

Some of t ways you can give your pets a memorable summer while being safe and sensible. Continue reading

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East Village Fifth Graders Tackle Animal Welfare Challenges

East Village Community School students focus their spring Service Learning Project on the issues of pet abandonment and separation of pets from their owners, reach out to the Mayor’s Alliance for information. Continue reading

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Domestic Violence Survivors with Pets Get New Pet Park at URI Residence

Urban Resource Institute (URI) has announced plans to create a new outdoor pet park at Brighter Days shelter, in Queens, with a grant from the Banfield Foundation. Continue reading

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