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 …

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 …

2022: Dogs (And a Few Other Favorites) in the News

Dogs and other animals were our near-constant companion at festivals, parades and other events around Huntington this year. But some other animals also made appearances, winning friends, for the most part, and drawing the attention of kids and adults alike. It wasn’t all fun or Read More …

Hochul Signs Bill Banning Retail Store Sale of Pets

Gov. Kathy Hochul signed legislation Thursday that will prohibit the sale of cats, dogs and rabbits at retail pet stores. The ban on sales will take effect in 2024. Under the law, pet stores will be able to rent their space to shelters for adoptions. Read More …

CatVideoFest Returning to Cinema Arts Centre

The CatVideoFest returns in July with a compilation reel of the cat videos culled from hours of submissions and  animations, music videos, and  internet sources. Hosted by the Cinema Arts Centre, the screening will include a kitten adoption pop-up with the   Golden Paw Society. All Read More …

Holiday Reminder from the Suffolk SPCA

The Suffolk County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals issued the following reminder about pet safety at the holidays: Things you can do to make Thanksgiving safer for your pet The holiday season is fast approaching. As you prepare for the first family feast Read More …

New York Cat Film Festival Screening

The New York Cat Film Festival is occurring on Wednesday at 7:30p m. The screening will be at the Cinema Arts Centre and co-presented with the Golden Paw Society, Inc. The Second Annual New York Cat Film Festival celebrates the mysterious felines in our lives. Read More …

Pet of the Week: Senior Cat Seeks Second Chance

Thursday is the first of November, which is Adopt a Senior Pet Month. Let’s get a head start with an oldie but goodie. Meet Patrick Ten-year-old, medium-sized shorthair A tuxedo mix, Patrick is already dressed for a holiday party, though he will be timid around Read More …