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Link Piazzo Dog park to close for 20 days for spring turf ma...
RENO — Washoe County’s Link Piazzo Dog Park in Hidden Valley Regional Park will be closed from April 4 through April 22 so that the county’s Regional Parks and Open Space department can conduct seasonal turf maintenance. Both the large and small dog areas will be closed during the three-week period. The dog park will re-open at 8 a.m. on April 23. Seasonal turf maintenance is important and necessary in order to keep the lawn areas healthy and ...
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Adoptable Pet of the Week: Feral Cats
A feral cat will keep your property rodent free for the price of daily cat food, and you’ll be saving a life. The Nevada Humane Society is seeking outdoor homes with a barn, shed or other shelter for healthy, neutered and vaccinated feral cats. To adopt a barn cat or two, call 856-2000, ext. 200. All Dressed Up and Nowhere to Go adoption promotion Black dogs and cats wait in the shelter for loving homes longer than pets of other colors. Expert...
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Adoptable Pet of the Week: Cody
At the Nevada Humane Society
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Dog-eat-dog world of competition
Dog shows in northern Nevada have fun, high stakes
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Name your price to adopt a pet this month at the SPCA
Local chapter seeks to bring together pets and people
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Kitten survives three days in a chimney
Ashley is being adopted through the Nevada Humane Society
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Ferrets capture hearts and homes
The furry pets can require a lot of veterinary care
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Saints for the Saints
Local group specializes in rescuing lovable giants
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Adoptable Pet of the Week: Mystery
Despite his name, it’s no secret that Mystery is a great dog. Affectionate and playful, Mystery is looking for a home where he can get regular exercise and be part of the family. Consider making this happy guy a party of your family today.
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Missing Pet of the Week
The Washoe County Regional Animal has found a gray pigeon, whose age is unknown. The pigeon has been at the shelter since Feb. 22. The pigeon was lost but its owner has not picked it up from the shelter, so it is now available for rescue by a Washoe County Regional Animal Services Rescue Organization or for adoption through the Nevada Humane Society. Please call Nevada Humane Society at 856-2000 if you are interested in adopting this animal re...
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Adoptable Pet of the Week: Pearl
Pearl might look like she has some cattitude, but deep down she is a sweetheart. She is a fan of scratches behind her ears and the joy of long, leisurely naps in the sun. Do you have the perfect spot in your home for this pearl?
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Missing Pet of the Week
Tanner is a neutered, male, tan pitbull terrier and Chinese shar-pei. He is estimated to be 3 years old and has been at the shelter since Feb. 14.
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Scottish deerhound is best in show
A Scottish deerhound that loves to chase deer and rabbits on a 50-acre farm in Warrenton, Va., did more than fine at Madison Square Garden, winning best in show at the Westminster Kennel Club on Feb. 15 and the title of America’s top dog.
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Tackling Teeth Cleaning
Local vets explain why oral hygiene is important for pets
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A pet owners’ final choice
The relationship between people and their pets is an extremely special one and following the death of a pet, owners have two options: burial or cremation.
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Sheriff mourns K9
Washoe County Sheriff’s Office K9 officer Zak died of natural causes Sunday in the presence of Deputy James McNeill, his handler for 10 years.
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Adoptable Pet of the Week: Kathy
Kathy wants to make sure you get your daily dose of snuggles.
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Missing Pet of the Week
Buddy is a neutered male, brown Dachshund mix estimated to be 2 years and 7 months old. If you are Buddy’s owner, a picture ID such as a driver’s license, is required to redeem him. In some cases, additional proof of ownership may be required, such as the pet’s picture or registration records. Proof of a current rabies vaccination is required for all dogs, cats and ferrets in the state of Nevada. Washoe County Regional Animal Services is open ...
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Humane society hosts Doggie Palooza
Join Nevada Humane Society for the first ever Doggie Palooza. The event will showcase dogs of all types ready for new, loving homes and vendors selling pet supplies, art, gifts and other items. Discover the secrets of dog behavior, get a lesson in doggie first aid, or learn about fostering young puppies. The Doggie Palooza will take place at Nevada Humane Society from 10 a
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Adoptable Pet of the Week
At the Nevada Humane Society
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