Archive for Animal Rights

Today is the 10th Anniversary of National Feral Cat Day!

Please remember our little feral friends on this their special day.  Alley Cat Allies established National Feral Cat Day 10 years ago to draw awareness to the plight of the feral cat.  Of course, it’s a good time to donate to ACA or other feral cat groups!  It’s also a good time to become more […]

October is Adopt a Shelter Pet Month

Did you know that October is adopt a shelter pet month?  Why not go find a friend or two to keep you warm this winter? Walkies supports adopting animals from all types of shelters, stray pets or partially feral animals.  We believe in spreading the word about the need for a no kill nation through […]

Save Lives By Fostering A Pet

So, you think you’d like to add a cat or dog to your home, but you just can’t make a lifelong commitment?  Why not open your home to a foster pup or kitty?  Foster homes are the lifeblood of the no-kill, shelter community.  Fostering a pet will allow the no-kill shelters to help another animal, […]

Mark & Jamie Buehrle Continue Their Shelter Pet Advocacy In Miami!

Sometime this week new billboards for will be revealed in the Miami area. Former White Sox starter and fan favorite, Mark Buehrle and his wife Jamie are staunch supporters of adopting shelter animals.  Jamie is such a supporter that she still sponsors care for some animals back in their former hometown of Chicago. Pictured […]

Lobby For Animal Rights With The ASPCA July 27-30 in DC

Given that Washington DC is where every powerful special interest group goes to purchase their very own Congressperson on the free market for political results, why let arms dealers, bankers and  health insurance companies have all the fun?  Why not lobby Congress on behalf of more modest interest groups, such as our furry friends the […]

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