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Voters will decide in the November election whether or not to approve a $22.34 million bond to fund upgrades for the Pima Animal Care Center (PACC).
The University of Arizona College of Agriculture and Life Sciences has been actively developing a program to train veterinarians in Arizona and help improve animal and public health. Thanks to a foundational gift of $9 million from the Kemper and Ethel Marley Foundation, the UA will soon be the home of the state's first public veterinary medical and surgical program to train doctors of veterinary medicine.
In partnership with many LGBTQ organizations and supporters from across the County, Pima Animal Care Center invites the entire community to the first ever PACC Pride Adoption Celebration, Saturday August 16th from 5:00pm to 10:00pm!
The Pima County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a nearly $1.5 million partnership that will allow Pima Animal Care Center, Best Friends Animal Society, and PetSmart Charities to bring a lifesaving Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) project to Pima County.
The controversy surrounding where to place tens of thousands of children crossing the U.S. border, mostly in Texas, continued in Oracle last week as organized protests were held to protest and support up to 50 children being placed at a boys’ school.
1. Obama tightens sanctions on Russia over the Ukraine crisis
While Congress is in Washington debating President Barack Obama’s proposal to spend more than $3 billion to address the immigration crisis the nation is currently facing, and Republicans argue that border security measures need to be taken immediately, the Department of Health and Human Services is still struggling to find housing for the more than 65,000 immigrant children that have entered the U.S. from Central America over the last year.
1. Israel steps up its Gaza offensive as death toll rises
Pima Animal Care Center’s cat room is getting crowded and county residents wanting to add a cat or kitten to their families can get their adoption fees waived by donating badly needed cat food and supplies.
Pima Animal Care Center has embarked upon a transformational journey to tend to the pets that come to the shelter for care.
Eighteen months ago, Pima Animal Care Center began a transformative journey to save more lives.
(BPT) - Americans living in areas prone to severe storms, floods, earthquakes or other natural disasters may be well aware of the philosophy, “Hope for the best, but plan for the worst.” Families with a disaster plan in place will be better equipped to stay safe and recover from an emergency. Too often, however, even the best planners forget to include provisions for the four-legged members of the family.
Looking for a fun and unique way to celebrate your child’s birthday? The Humane Society of Southern Arizona’s Education Department is now offering monthly kids birthday parties. What better way to celebrate your child’s birthday than with animal friends, all while making a difference in the lives of Southern Arizona’s Homeless Pets.
The Pima County Board of Supervisors unanimously agreed to ask voters on the November general election ballot if they will support overhauling the County’s outdated animal shelter.
Pima Animal Care Center is thrilled to announce that we've been selected to join an elite group of 50 shelters across the country in competing for a total of $600,000 in prize grants.
1. Senate launches a fight over extending unemployment benefits
Governor Jan Brewer has announced the Arizona Department of Veterans Services has been awarded a $7.6 million federal grant to establish the new State Veterans’ Cemetery in Marana.
Join us for the freshest food all benefiting the Hermitage! The food at Sweet tomatoes is made from scratch every day. The salad bar buffet features over 50 fresh ingredients, including speciality tossed and prepared salads. In addition to salads, they serve original recipe hot pastas, hand crafted soups, scratch-made muffins and Focaccia breads in the hot buffet.
These days, many of us lead busy lives that are short on two things: time and money. And while this may pose a challenge when it comes to supporting local nonprofit organizations, there are ways you can give back to the community, no matter what your schedule or financial situation looks like.