• Cat

    Malay Man Performs CPR on Cat Rescued From Building Where Fire Broke Out

    A heart-wrenching video of a firefighter giving CPR to a cat is going viral on social media. According to reports, the video is from Miri, Malaysia, and the firefighter giving CPR to the cat is PB Mohammad Ainli Akhbar. The video was shared on Facebook on a page, Jabatan Bomba dan Penyelamat Malaysia Negeri Sarawak. In the video, one can see a cat in an unconscious state. It is being said that the cat was trapped in the fire. The cat was taken out safely somehow. But even after being rescued, it did not show any movement. Seeing the unconscious  

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  • Dog

    Dog expected to make full recovery after being set on fire in Union Co.

    UNION COUNTY, S.C (WSPA) – A Union County man is facing charges after he was accused of torturing a dog by setting him on fire. The Union County Sheriff’s Office arrested Antonio Gant this past Wednesday. Investigators said Gant took a gasoline can, poured it on his dog, and set him on fire. Luckily, the dog is expected to make a full recovery. Deputies need help finding 3 armed robbery suspects in Cherokee Co. The dog, Miller, was burned severely on New Year’s Day and has months of healing ahead of him. “He still holds up a bag leg because  

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  • Cat

    UPDATE: Fire damages house in Warren, cat saved by passers-by

    WARREN — While the cause of a structure fire at 3229 Camden Road in Warren is being investigated by the Fire Marshall’s Office, The Red Cross is assisting the displaced tenant. On Sunday, Jan. 23, 2022, the fire department and its mutual aid battled to keep fire from spreading toward the front of the one-story home after initially being seen in the rear. Warren and Union tanker trucks brought water from Grant’s Pond, at the corner of Camden and Packard Mill roads. Because of those efforts, most of the fire damage remained in a bedroom on the back corner of  

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  • Dog

    Local business seeks second chance for dog after fatal fire | News

    Marley knows how to sit, stay and walk pretty well on a leash. But those around the nearly 10-year-old Shar Pei/American Staffordshire Terrier mix said what the dog still doesn’t really understand is why her favorite human in the world hasn’t come back for her. On the afternoon of Dec. 21, 2021, Marley’s owner, Judy Gaskin-Payne, was getting ready to head to Florida for the holidays and dropped the dog off for a boarding session at Always about Pets, a local animal grooming business just off Dixon Road. But later that evening, a fire destroyed Gaskin’s southeast side residence, and  

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  • Dog

    Lowell Fire Dept. welcomes new station dog Chief

    LOWELL, Mich. (WOOD) — The newest addition to the Lowell Area Fire Department has already been a big hit. Chief, or Little Chief as some like to call him, is an 11-week-old Golden Retriever and he’s already working hard on learning his duties.  “The original bringing home was a family dog. You know, we’ve had a golden retriever in the past,” said Fire Chief Shannon Witherell.  Witherell said when he began researching the benefits of having a dog, the decision to make him the official station dog was a no-brainer.  Chief of the Lowell Area Fire Department Shannon Witherell works  

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  • Animal News

    Rostraver animal rescue fire leaves about 12 cats dead

    About a dozen cats are dead after a fire at an animal rescue facility in Rostraver Township Friday morning. Westmoreland County dispatch says calls came in at around 3:45 Friday morning. Police arriving at the scene stated there was one person inside the structure, but they were able to get out safely.The fire along the 4500 block of Route 51 in Rostraver Township has left Wendi Kraemer, of Angels Journey Home, searching for a new place to house the animals in her care. Kraemer says she was able to rescue or release a number of animals from the burning building;  

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  • Pet Food

    Van Drunen Farms experiences fire

    MOMENCE, ILL. — Customers of Van Drunen Farms/ VDF FutureCeuticals, Inc. should reach out for updates on how a fire that broke out on the morning of Jan. 2 at the company’s Tuthill facility in Momence will affect orders, said Brad Evers, vice president of sales. “We understand and appreciate that you might have questions and concerns about how this situation will impact you and your existing purchase orders,” he said Jan. 2. “As this is a developing situation, we are not immediately aware of the specific impacts, but we are working diligently to gather and communicate the details. We  

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  • Cat

    Cat lost in Marshall Fire found and reunited with owner

    Merlin the cat’s human, Camden Hall, didn’t recognize his own cat, but a microchip confirmed it was him. SUPERIOR, Colo. — Not everyone believes in magic, but Camden Hall, and his mom, Sally, are grateful to be under Merlin’s spell.  “My baby, meow” said Cam, taking his nine-year-old cat into his arms.  Merlin is staying at the Northside Emergency Pet Clinic in Westminster while he recovers from burns on his face and paws that he suffered in the Marshall Fire.  “Merlin has lived up to his namesake, little wizard, little magician,” said Sally, who flew in when she heard her  

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