After police linked a Columbia woman's death to a mauling by a pit bull she recently brought home, some animal behavior experts say the apparent attack highlights a gaping problem: There are no uniform rules for screening the millions of animals that go through shelters every year.
Plastic bags, cans and jars can be a risk to your pet. These hidden dangers may cause cats and dogs to suffocate if they get their head caught in them. Remove packaged food from bags and cut them to prevent an animal from getting stuck.
Central Georgia CARES is sponsoring a low cost vaccine clinic from 2-3:30 p.m. April 22, 2018, at Coliseum Northside Hospital in Macon, Ga., as part of the Museum of Arts and Sciences 62th annual Pet Show.
Looking for a pet to adopt in Macon, GA? Lexis, a 3-year-old dog bull mix, is up for adoption at the All About Animals shelter. Find more dogs, cats and other animals in Middle Georgia using this shelter list.
Pet owners should look out for their dogs and cats on Easter. Plastic grass, tempting baskets filled with chocolate and real or plastic eggs pose safety threats to animals. Also, don’t give baby animals as gifts.