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Just in time for the hottest month of the year, AZ Foothills is fired up to bring the annual Dog Days of Summer Contest to the Valley.
Jul 25, 2014 by Catherine Holland
Dozens of the hoarded cats that were rescued from a Gilbert home on Monday are available for adoptions, but Maricopa Animal Care and Control is warning potential adopters that the cats will need some extra TLC and lots of patience.
Jul 17, 2014 by Catherine Holland
Veterinarians at the Arizona Humane Society spayed or neutered 50 pets – 25 cats and 25 dogs – Thursday morning, and handed out vouchers for discounted procedures to dozens of pet parents.
Jul 11, 2014 by Christina O'Haver
A puppy that was thrown from a car in west Phoenix has found a new home.
Jul 5, 2014 by Ryan O'Donnell
The big fireworks shows are over and what's left are kennels full of scared dogs that need to be reunited with their owners.
Jul 3, 2014 by Sue Manning/Associated Press
It's not just a people problem: Growing rates of obesity in pets have led to the emergence of fat farms offering "pawlates," "doga" and "Barko Polo," doggie versions of Pilates, yoga and Marco Polo to help slim down man's best friend.
Jul 2, 2014 by Arizona Humane Society
A purebred boxer who owes his life to a good Samaritan and the vet team at the Arizona Humane Society is ready for his forever family to come and take him home. Is you family the one for Tyrone?
Jul 2, 2014 by Jennifer Thomas
Phoenix police are seeking information about two males who reportedly threw four dogs from a moving vehicle Monday night.
Most humans love fireworks. Our pets, however, are not fans. The day after July 4 is the busiest of the year for animals shelters all over the country. Spooked pets run for cover and find themselves lost, or worse, lost and hurt.
Jun 14, 2014 by Jared Dillingham
A boxer-mix named Myla is in desperate need of surgery to remove a huge tumor from her back.
Darcy is one of only a few Arizona Animal Welfare League dogs still hoping for a loving forever home in after a massive weekend adoption event.
Jun 2, 2014 by Erika Flores
Twelve Valley organizations came together over the weekend, hoping that some 1,500 pets would be adopted. To get those dogs and cats to forever homes, they were all free.