Paws to Love

Artists helping animals

Art is often called the doorway to the imagination. The Humane Animal Treatment Society (HATS) is blending a varied collection of art work from nationally known and Michigan based artists with their 10th annual HATS Off To The Arts gala taking place at Mid Michigan Community College’s Mt. Pleasant campus on Saturday, May 14, 2016. […]

Tips to protect your pets this winter

Tips to protect your pets this winter

StatePoint — The cold weather can be just as hard on pets as it is on people. This winter, consider these tips to keep your four-legged family members safe and warm. Warm up on walks If you decide to brave the cold for daily walks, there are a few risks to keep in mind. Wind […]

May is National Pet Month: Tips to save on pet care

May is National Pet Month: Tips to save on pet care

STATEPOINT — While pets deserve your love every month of the year, National Pet Month, celebrated in May, is a great time to go the extra mile. Spoiling your furry friends doesn’t have to cost a pretty penny. The discount experts at Dollar General are offering pet care tips for those on a budget. DIY grooming […]

Three steps to protect your pets

(SPM Wire) Your pet is part of the family. So when it comes to disaster preparedness, keeping pets safe should enter into the equation. Here are three simple ways pet owners can prepare for emergencies and prevent accidents: • The American Red Cross recommends taking a Pet First Aid Class to learn such basics as […]

Keep pets happy and healthy this holiday season

Keep pets happy and healthy this holiday season

(StatePoint) The holiday season can mean new routines, new décor and new foods in your home. While these temporary changes can be exciting for people, they can be hazardous to pets. “The extended holiday season is no excuse to take a vacation from being a great pet parent,” says Dr. Jeff Werber, Hollywood’s Vet to […]

Animal shelter adoption event

Animal shelter adoption event

Looking for a new furry friend? Check out the Clare County Animal Shelter’s upcoming adoption events. See below for more information.

Paws to Love: September 2014

Paws to Love: September 2014

(Paws to Love is a regular feature of The Laker Current and is compiled by staff writers. It is designed to spotlight pets that are available at the local shelters. If you are looking for a pet to love and care for, we encourage you to visit your local shelter.)   Clare County Animal Shelter […]