Pets of the Week – October 8, 2012

She’s so happy she grins ear to ear, and she struts her gorgeous Pit-girl/mix stuff so gracefully she earned the name “Broadway.” But that’s the extent of the drama in her; this intelligent 2-year-old’s so cooperative your wish is her command. She’ll “sit” and fetch with glee, and even kennel herself on request — but her heartfelt favorite place to be is right by your side.

Need your pet spayed or neutered?

Need your pet spayed or neutered? Transport is available from Humane Society of Greenwood to Animal Allies Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic located in Spartanburg, SC. All appointments are made direct with Animal Allies by calling 864-576-6971. Transport space is limited, so don’t put off making your pet’s appointment. (If you are able to transport your pet to Spartanburg,

Fourth of July Safety Tips

For many people, nothing beats lounging in the backyard on the Fourth of July with good friends and family—including the four-legged members of the household. While it may seem like a great idea to reward Rover with scraps from the grill and bring him along to watch fireworks, in reality some festive foods and products can be potentially hazardous to your pets.

Pets of the Week – May 21, 2012

Her owner moved and left her with us, but our gracious, affection-filled Little Debbie doesn’t belong here any more than a man in the moon — a full moon that is. At 8 years and 19 mostly soft-gray lbs., she’s just as large and lovely, and she’s replete with luminous personhood, too. Hold her and you’ll know you’re with a solid friend,

Cold Weather & Your Pets

You are prepared for winter … is your pet?

When winter’s cold weather descends and the winds begin to blow, there are some special precautions to keep in mind for your pet. A healthy animal with access to shelter will rarely suffer the ill effects of exposure to cold. However; very young or very old animals,