Category Archives: Call to Action

Challenges – And a Ray of Sunshine

One of the headlines I saw this week was – COVID-19 has presented MAJOR Challenges to Animal Welfare. But…this is not our first crisis nor is it the first time we’ve faced serious challenges. Dealing with challenges is what we … Continue reading

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New York takes a pause, Not Us!

While the world around us is taking a pause and we adjust to what we now know is our new temporary norm, some things don’t pause. Caring for animals in need doesn’t pause. Kitten season will not pause. Keeping pets … Continue reading

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URGENT: Cupid needs your love and support

**Warning: Graphic images** Cupid, a badly abused dog, was brought to us by law enforcement; she is what we refer to here at Pets Alive as a “scoop and run”. As Cupid arrived, her paws never even touched the ground … Continue reading

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URGENT: George needs your help!

Little George, a small 4.5-month-old Yorkie puppy, needs a big operation. He started out life on the wrong foot through no fault of his own. He came from a puppy mill through a breeder that buys puppies for breeding purposes … Continue reading

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It’s GivingTuesday: Luna needs your help

Emaciated. Severe alopecia (loss of fur) and dermatitis (skin condition). Demodicosis (mites). Lameness. Conjunctivis (inflammation of the eyelid). And she has a mass above her eye. That sums up Luna’s health. Luna is a small 10-month-old puppy that wound up at … Continue reading

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Time is running out

Your vote is URGENTLY needed to move us into 1st place! Last chance on November 20 Thank you for your help so far in the Mid-Hudson Heroes challenge! Final voting ends at 11:59pm ET on Wednesday, November 20. We are … Continue reading

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Vote now and save lives

Your help is needed! Pets Alive is entered into the Mid-Hudson Heroes challenge sponsored by Ulster Savings Bank. The charity that gets the most votes by November 20 in each of 4 categories gets a $2,500 donation from the bank! … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Autumn has begun to heal

Autumn was brought to us just days ago – her little body had almost no fur, she had fleas, she was emaciated, dehydrated, had overgrown nails, and had a large mass on her belly. With your help, we were able … Continue reading

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BREAKING: Hurricane Dorian dogs coming to Pets Alive

Hurricane Dorian: Your urgent help needed As devastating Hurricane Dorian continues on a path to impact the southeastern states, we have been working around the clock to prepare for an intake of dogs from affected areas. Our effort is being … Continue reading

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Cruelly Dumped in Darkness of Night

Under cover of darkness, a group of 17 cats and kittens were cruelly dumped this week on Pets Alive’s property, with 11 of them crammed into one small crate. A second crate held a nursing mom and her 6-day-old kittens. … Continue reading

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