Donnelly Hosting Pet Food Drive

Suffolk County Legislator Tom Donnelly is hosting a pet food drive now through the end of May. Donnelly’s district office is serving as a drop-off location for the 13th Legislative Pet Food Drive where much-needed pet food and supplies will be collected to benefit Baxter’s Read More …

Tips to Keep Pets Safe During the Holidays

it is important to remember that many potential hazards face our furry friends during the holidays. Follow some simple precautions to keep your pets safe.  This time of the year can be very exciting yet at the same time very stressful not only for you, but Read More …

Town Seeking Donations for Animal Shelter’s Residents

The Town of Huntington is requesting donations of supplies for use in the town animal shelter. Bedding, leashes, carriers, shampoo, toys and many other items are needed. Donations can be brought to: Town of Huntington Animal Shelter 104 Deposit Road, East Northport Huntington Town Hall Read More …

Selmer’s Pet Land to Close After 84 Years

A long-running business in Huntington said Thursday that is closing its doors for good. Selmer’s Pet Land in Huntington Station said it was the country’s oldest family-owned store. “We have cherished the joy and companionship our pets have brought into the lives of thousands who Read More …

SPCA Offers Tips on Keeping Pets Safe at Halloween

The Suffolk County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals offers the following pet safety tips at Halloween. Do not allow your pets to eat trick-or-treat candies which may be poisonous or harm them. Don’t leave your pet outside on Halloween.. IF trick or Read More …

Fundraiser to Honor Veterinarian for Shelter Pets

A veterinarian who has provided care for pets awaiting adoption will be honored Sept. 6. The Give a Dog a Dream fundraiser, to be held at Del Vino Vineyards in Northport, will honor Dr. Russell W. Fredericks for his care of animals at Huntington Animal Read More …

Woman Says Dog Critically Injured in Attack by Park Geese

A Huntington woman said her dog was critically injured last week when it was attacked by geese at Heckscher Park. Writing on Facebook, Donna Greaves said she was walking with her son and her dog on a leash in the town park on Thursday when Read More …

Pet Photo Contest Running Until End of Month

Residents are invited to send in photos of their pets  for a Love My Pets contest sponsored by Town Councilman Sal Ferro and Suffolk County Legislator Stephanie Bontempi. The deadline is May 30. Senior citizens from the John J. Flanagan Center will pick a winner, Read More …

Little Shelter to Celebrate Its 96th Anniversary

The Little Shelter Animal Rescue and Adoption Center will be hosting a celebration and garden party on April 29 as part of its 96th anniversary. The shelter,  at 33 Warner Road, Huntington, says it has placed thousands of animals with families since Little Shelter opened Read More …