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Suzie’s story since arriving at the shelter is different from that of most animals. She came in as a stray and was thought to be pregnant. At that time, we only had room for a crate in the hallway outside of the office. Read more

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PITTSFORD | Nothing feels more welcoming than coming in to a warm house after being out in the cold. Imagine how a stray animal feels when they come into the shelter at the Rutland County Humane Society (RCHS) after being cold, lost and hungry, some Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Meet Jackson. He’s a big softie who has stolen our hearts and will soon steal yours. At five years old, Jackson has had limited exposure to the community and, at first, didn’t know how to act being here in a new environment surrounded by Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Meet Bob. This handsome fellow was named after his wild cousins, the bobcat. Read more

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PITTSFORD | The Rutland County Humane Society (RCHS) would like to remind you that February is Adopt-a-Rescued-Rabbit month. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Homeward Bound’s Lights of Love event has touched the hearts of many area residents. This is not your average holiday memory tree. This tree-of-light honors the pets we have loved, and the ones that are still here to brighten our days. Read more

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ROUSES POINT | The Village of Rouses Point is considering building a dog park on public land for its residents’ furry friends. Read more

The Sun

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Gidget is the sweetest dog you may ever meet. Young or old, canine or feline, no matter who, Gidget would love to be friends! Read more

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Doyle is a sweet, young male cat — maybe 1 ½ years old — who was rescued from a not-so-nice situation. He is totally enjoying his new life at the shelter. He’s playful and curious, but he’s also an easy-going, laid-back guy. Read more

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RUTLAND | Join the Rutland County Humane Society (RCHS) for our annual Duck Derby to raise needed funds for the homeless animals in Rutland County. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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Lola, a very sweet pit bull-terrier mix, is our featured pet this week. Lola is about 3 years old. She is a very pretty lady with her handsome, brindle coat. Lola is high energy, loves to be the center of attention and very playful. Read more

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RUTLAND | If you would like to make a difference for the animals at the Rutland County Humane Society (RCHS), consider becoming a transport volunteer. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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Nala is a sweet young gal looking for a home without other pets, as they tend to stress her out too much. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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QUEENSBURY | The 10th-annual Curtis Lumber PetAPalooza pet adoption day and pet fair will be held Saturday, June 15, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. across select retail stores located throughout New York state. Read more

The Sun

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CHESTERTOWN | A two-day festival featuring a variety of activities for dogs and their human companions — imbued with an aura of the freewheeling 1960s — is returning this weekend to northern Warren County for its eighth year. Read more

The Sun

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Tootsie, an older cat, is this week’s featured pet. Read more

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RUTLAND | One of Vermont’s most respected medical practitioners in the rapidly changing field of infectious diseases will provide important information to local residents about Lyme disease and its symptoms. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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Meadow is such a sweetheart. At 8 years old, Meadow is all about the good life: calm spaces, loving people and good food. She is a super kind girl, easy-going and people oriented. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

RUTLAND | Do you have feral cats near your home or workplace? Do you see them when you’re out, especially at night? Are you currently feeding feral cats? If so, the Rutland County Humane Society (RCHS) can help. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

Over the years, the Rutland County Humane Society (RCHS) in Pittsford estimates it has cared for or assisted over 113,000 animals including dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs, birds and, in the early years, skunks, loons, fawns, goats and horses... Read more

The Vermont Eagle