Pets

Adopt a Kitten Day

Adopt a Kitten Day

Get A Positive Cattitude! July 15, 2012, Palm Springs, CA – Friends of the Palm Springs Animal Shelter is teaming up with VCA Rancho Mirage Animal Hospital for an extra special kitten adoption event on Saturday, July 21 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Adopters will have the opportunity to meet over thirty cute and […]

Mini-Panthers for Adoption

Mini-Panthers for Adoption

Do YOU have a mini-panther?  While sleek, elegant, loving and intelligent, black felines are routinely overlooked by potential adopters. Animal Samaritans has dubbed their black kittens mini-panthers for the obvious resemblance to their majestic cousins in the wild. Since our Mini-Panther adoption event at the Westfield Mall on June 9th, three black kittens have found […]

Voice Your Support on June 18 for Pet Grooming Bill SB 969

Voice Your Support on June 18 for Pet Grooming Bill SB 969

The Pet Grooming Bill is legislation meant to ensure no more animals are injured or disfigured because a groomer lacking adequate training and experience was allowed to handle someone’s pet. Animal lovers and members of the Coachella Valley Animal Commission (CVAC) are encouraged to call our state assembly members and voice your support for the […]

Best Dogs for the Desert

Best Dogs for the Desert

Over the past six months, our Adoption Alliance rescue coordinator has seen nearly a dozen huskies come and go at the Riverside cities/counties animal shelter. Huskies are a comparatively uncommon breed in the desert; these beautiful, intelligent snow-dogs have thick, heavy coats suited for cold climates and can easily overheat in soaring summer temperatures. Of […]

Cool Teen Works to Keep Animals Cool

Cool Teen Works to Keep Animals Cool

Thousand Palms, CA – May 10, 2012: Jake Freedman, a 15-year-old student from Palm Desert High School, will soon join an exclusive group of highly driven individuals that includes Astronaut Neil Armstrong, director Steven Spielberg, and former President Gerald R. Ford: America’s Eagle Scouts. Freedman is currently a Life Scout, the second-highest ranking achievable. Before […]