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Hanukkah Pet-Safety Tips

For all our Jewish furr-iends celebrating Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights, Happy at Home offers these quick tips to ensure your pets remain safe during the eight-day celebration. • To avoid your pet being burned or causing a fire hazard, confine them away from the...

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Why Summer is the Season for Dog Bites

Ah, summer: The season of picnics, days at the beach and outdoor parties with friends. But summer is also the season of dog bites. Of the 4,611 dog bites reported in 2013, more than half occurred in the summer months, with a spike in August, according to the NYC...

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It’s Kitten Season—AGAIN!

I know it seems like only a year ago when we first talked about the phenomenon called “Kitten Season.” But that’s because it happens every year! Just as we look forward to sunny skies and warmer weather, shelter workers brace themselves for a difficult season of...

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Catsbury Park Cat Café opens in NJ

Cat lovers rejoice! While cat cafés have been popular in Asia for years, they are only recently popping up in the US, and most recently at the Jersey Shore.Catsbury Park, which opened on September 9, 2017, is the newest addition to Asbury Park, New Jersey, providing a...

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BEST IN SHOW SHELTER DOG CHAMPIONSHIP

Hallmark Channel announces its own Crown Media Productions will produce a new Original Special, BEST IN SHOW SHELTER DOG CHAMPIONSHIP, which premieres on the network Monday, February 12, 2018. The special will feature dogs up for adoption in shelters across...

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Kitten Bowl 2018

Hallmark Channel hosts the nation’s most beloved rescue pet adoption event of the year when “Kitten Bowl V” premieres exclusively on the network, Sunday, February 4, 2018 at 12/11c. The 2018 version of “Kitten Bowl” features countless displaced kittens rescued from...

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Comfort Dogs: Helping Students and Staff

 In 2016, the NYC Department of Education rolled out the Comfort Dog program as part of the Office of Counseling Support Programs. The initial phase included seven schools across the city. In September 2017, the DOE expanded the program by 30 schools. There are six...

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PUPPY BOWL XIV

Television's original adoption extravaganza is back and furrier than ever as the world's cutest sporting event and will be returning to Animal Planet for PUPPY BOWL XIV February 2018, with two hours of fuzzy faces, sloppy kisses and puppy penalties.Don't miss the...

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