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Thursday, 22 June 2017 14:08

Puppy Fights for His Life

Four-month-old Stanley is a sweet Havanese mix who came to the Kentucky Humane Society suffering from Puppy Strangles. Puppy Strangles, also referred to as Juvenile Cellulitis, is a condition that can occur in puppies between the ages of 3 weeks and 4 months old.

Summer can be a fun time for pet owners and their animals to get outside and play. But the Kentucky Humane Society’s free Pet Help Line, 502-509-4PET, wants to remind pet parents that extreme heat can be very hazardous to pets.

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 15:51

Unbreakable Spirit

The first thing most people notice when meeting Alley is her happy wiggle and her “moony” eyes that beg for attention. This sweet puppy loves nothing more than cuddling in a lap and playing with new friends.
Which makes Alley’s story even harder to understand.

On a cold, gray day in January, Louisville Metro Solid Waste employees were removing debris from alleys when they found a shocking site: under a pile of branches was a golden-colored dog. Half the skin on her back right leg was missing. She was whimpering in pain.