Dogs Will Get Their Day With Pilot Program at Heckscher Park

New year, new rules: Dogs on leashes will be allowed in several parts of Heckscher Park in a pilot program starting Wednesday. The Town of Huntington has created a 90-day test of whether pets and their owners will be obedient, following the rules that include: Read More …

Island Exotic Veterinary Care: Big on Small Pets

According to the American Veterinary Medical Association, exotic pets are not so exotic anymore. Dr. Heidi Hoefer, owner and Head of Veterinary Services at Island Exotic Veterinary Care, agrees about their increase in popularity. Read More …

Pet of the Week: Young Cat Seeks Permanent Home

Meet Uno Uno is a mix of brown tabby and snowy white, and a combination of playful and quiet. He likes fooling around with string and his fellow felines. He has been neutered, though: If you have other kitties, there is no need to worry. He Read More …

Pet of the Week: Pit Bull Terrier Needs Your Help

October is National Pit Bull Awareness Month. This month is also when our featured dog was taken in by the League for Animal Protection of Huntington. Meet Garrett Adult, Male, Neutered, Red/Chestnut/Orange, Short Hair The Teutonic meaning of his name is “spear strength.” Unfortunately, that Read More …

Pet of the Week: Small Dog Seeks Big Heart

Did you know that October is National Adopt a Shelter Dog Month? There are lots of ways to help: sharing information via social media or your website; donating time, money, or supplies to your local rescue group; and, of course, making a needy pooch a Read More …