A statewide animal-advocacy group is offering a $6,000 reward for information about the death of a dog whose body was found in Chimayo with its muzzle taped tightly shut.
Animal Protection New Mexico is offering the reward for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of those responsible. Callers may remain anonymous; the toll-free number to report any information is 877-548-6263.
Joy Nicholson, a Chimayo resident who runs the nonprofit Chihuahua de Chimayo, an…Continue
Posted on April 28, 2016 at 2:21pm — 1 Comment
Drones are being used to help locate a dog who went running off near Eldorado after a rollover crash on Interstate 25.
KRQE reported that a Santa Fe drone company is offering to help find Fenway, a 16-year-old Husky who went missing after a crash April 19. Jon Weisser said in the report that his family won’t give up on finding the dog, who is deaf and…Continue
Posted on April 27, 2016 at 11:43am
Pacheco Park hosts dog party
Looking for a pup-friendly event to attend with your furry best friend? Businesses at Pacheco Park are hosting a progressive dinner, showroom walk and dog party to support the Santa Fe Animal Shelter.
Close to 20 businesses at the Design District, 1512 Pacheco St., are taking part in the Bark at the Park event. It will be held 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 28.
Park merchants will be offering samples of great food and a chance…Continue
Posted on April 27, 2016 at 11:15am
Puppy courses offered at shelter
The Santa Fe animal shelter has revamped its popular puppy classes and will now offer six-week puppy training courses.
The new series of classes starts April 26, and will be held in the shelter’s Roddey Burdine Rehabilitation Center, located behind the shelter’s main buildings. The course is based on the American Kennel Club’s STAR certification, which offers…Continue
Posted on April 7, 2016 at 2:06pm
Shelter adds spring break camp
The Santa Fe animal shelter has added a two-day session to its popular Critter Camp program for children.
The introductory spring break camp for children ages 10 to 13 will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 31 and April 1. Cost is $100.
The unique hands-on program allows children an in-depth look at animal sheltering. The camps provide a fun and educational opportunity to work with animals and include dog walking and…Continue
Posted on March 25, 2016 at 11:52am