• Canines-N-Kids Foundation Gets Petco Grant for Cancer Research

    Canines-N-Kids Foundation Gets Petco Grant for Cancer Research

    The Canines-N-Kids Foundation has been awarded a $250,000 grant from the Petco Foundation, a Founding Partner of the new northern Virginia-based nonprofit, to raise awareness about innovative pediatric cancer treatments that also help dogs. The grant will help showcase the potential of comparative oncology, the study of similar cancers that occur in animals and people

    READ MORE
  • Loudoun to Consider Bulk Licensing of Dogs at Hunting, Breeding Kennels

    Loudoun to Consider Bulk Licensing of Dogs at Hunting, Breeding Kennels

    Loudoun County dog owners pay an annual fee to license their dogs, per state law, but hunting and breeding kennels may be eligible for a bulk discount depending on what is recommended by the county’s Department of Animal Services — and what the Board of Supervisors decides. To inform that recommendation, Animal Services will host a public input

    READ MORE
  • Animal Adoptions Up, Euthanasia Down

    Animal Adoptions Up, Euthanasia Down

    2016 Statistics Highlight Success of Loudoun Animal Services. Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) announced it saved 2,132 animals in 2016, more than in any other year in the agency’s history. Department of Animal Services Director Nina Stively credits policy and programmatic changes that helped increase adoptions and improve the health and welfare of shelter pets. “While

    READ MORE
  • Loudoun Woman Charged with Over 100 Counts of Animal Cruelty, Neglect

    Loudoun Woman Charged with Over 100 Counts of Animal Cruelty, Neglect

    A Loudoun County woman is facing more than 100 charges of animal cruelty and neglect after Animal Control Officers found inadequate living conditions at a property south of Leesburg. On Dec. 14, Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) received custody of 96 chickens, two dogs, three rabbits, two geese, five ducks and four pot belly pigs

    READ MORE
  • County Offers Free Pet Adoptions Dec. 10

    County Offers Free Pet Adoptions Dec. 10

    Holiday traditions abound this time of year, and Loudoun County Animal Services (LCAS) wants to make sure pets are included. On Dec. 10, LCAS will sponsor its second annual “Home for the Holidays” adoption day from 11:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Animal Shelter, 39820 Charles Town Pike, Waterford.  Fees will be waived on all adoptable pets. LCAS

    READ MORE
  • Canines-N-Kids, Petco Raising Money for Canine and Pediatric Cancer

    Canines-N-Kids, Petco Raising Money for Canine and Pediatric Cancer

    Black Friday and Cyber Monday have become holiday shopping traditions, but now for the fifth year in a row, people world-wide have been celebrating Giving Tuesday, which aims to give back in the holiday season. One local nonprofit, Canines-N-Kids, looks to raise $30,000 this year, and every donation is being matched by Petco. Canines-N-Kids was

    READ MORE
Seo wordpress plugin by www.seowizard.org.