Category Archives: Exotic Pets

A Therapist Offers Advice on Grieving the Loss of a Pet

by April Lang, LCSW For many people, there are few bonds in this world as strong as those between a human and non-human animal. There are myriad reasons we bring animals into our lives: to keep us from being lonely, … Continue reading

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Avian Welfare Coalition: Helping Shelters Take Wing on Proper Bird Care

When most people think of an animal shelter, they envision a place with lots of meowing cats and barking dogs. But on any given day, you might also find a pot-bellied pig, a goat, a snake, a rabbit, a hedgehog, … Continue reading

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Mayor’s Alliance Efforts Highlight the Care of Birds in NYC Shelters

    by Denise Kelly, Avian Welfare Coalition Time flies! This January 5 marks the tenth anniversary of National Bird Day, a day of action aimed at raising awareness to the plight of captive birds. Coordinated by Born Free USA and … Continue reading

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A Magical Weekend of Pet Adoptions and Unusual Holiday Fun!

    More Exciting News About the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals’ Holiday Pet Adoption Extravaganza, December 17 & 18 New York, NY – Friday, December 9, 2011 – Whiskers in Wonderland® is just around the corner, and the Mayor’s Alliance … Continue reading

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Dreams Come True at Whiskers in Wonderland

    Meet Hundreds of Cats and Kittens, Bunnies, Small Dogs, and Exotic Animals — with Big Dreams of Forever Homes — on December 17 & 18 The Cat Fanciers’ Association, Dr. Elsey’s, and Royal Canin Sponsor NYC’s Largest Holiday Pet … Continue reading

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