An urgent message from Charles Padilla: My Pit Bull girl Cupcake has been missing now a little over two weeks. She is the love of my life and I am totally devastated that I cannot find her. Her two fur-brothers, Xander and Bentley, miss their big sister that they do not eat…Continue
Posted on November 13, 2015 at 1:39pm
Howl it up at the Barkin’ Ball
Tickets are on sale now for the Barkin’ Ball, the only gala in Santa Fe where dogs are encouraged to be a part of the event.
The Santa Fe Animal Shelter’s annual fundraiser is set for 5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 9, at the Santa Fe Farmers Market Pavilion, 1607 Paseo De Peralta, Santa Fe. This year’s Harvest Gala theme offers a chance to experience Americana at its best, with Yappy Hour cocktails, a plated dinner by Peas n’ Pod…Continue
Posted on October 1, 2015 at 2:42pm
Find a furry friend at Woofstock
The Santa Fe animal shelter is joining animal-rescue groups from throughout the state Saturday for a multiagency adoption event and pet expo in Edgewood.
The fifth annual Woofstock Pet Expo and Adoption Festival, presented by the PetCo Foundation, will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Edgewood Athletic Complex, 502 N.M. 344 Edgewood. It features a full day of fun for the family and a low-cost mobile vaccination…Continue
Posted on September 10, 2015 at 12:28pm
Animal shelter focuses on overlooked dogs
A new program at the Santa Fe animal shelter highlights overlooked dogs and offers adoption incentives.
Many dogs at the shelter are often overlooked for a variety of reasons, such as color or breed, said Hannah Padilla, the shelter’s director of behavior and training. But given a chance, the dogs are likely the perfect match for many families.
The shelter’s has launched the Weekend Wags program, she said. Each…Continue
Posted on June 25, 2015 at 10:59am
Photo contest highlights dog friendly Santa Fe
The voting period has begun in a photo contest highlighting Santa Fe’s dog-friendly places.
More than 225 photos were submitted in the Instagram contest, sponsored by @SimplySantaFeNM, a local Instagram photo sharing company, and the Santa Fe animal shelter. The 12 finalists, selected by local judges, are now on the shelter’s Facebook page,…Continue
Posted on June 4, 2015 at 11:39am