Tag Archive: Humane Society

Nov 18 2013

Lone Star State: Tall Tails

Hidden cameras expose problems in pet stores and flea markets, while shelters have hundreds of available puppies Dogs in the sweltering Texas heat in open-air flea markets, employees refusing to tell consumers information on the source of the dogs, and unhealthy and underage puppies pouring in from out-of-state puppy mills and brokers were among the …

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Oct 25 2013

Adoption event to celebrate Pit Bull Awareness Month

The Humane Society of Northeast Texas is proudly celebrating Pitt Bull Awareness Month with a special adoption event on Saturday, October 26, at Jake’s Feed from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. in Longview. Jake’s Feed store is located on 3612 McCann Road North of Loop 281, from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. Furthermore, there will …

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Feb 28 2013

These laws make me want to gag

States are online pharmacies adopting laws meant to keep consumers in the dark about where their food comes from. Do you have a right to know where that steak on your plate came from? Should it be legal to photograph chicken farms and dairy cows? Big Agriculture says you don’t and it shouldn’t. Armies of …

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Jun 07 2011

Give me shelter

Cristine Kerr, interim executive director for Humane Society of East Texas is passionate about her work at the animal shelter. Her love for animals runs deep. Kerr was born in Hanover, Germany. Her grandparents owned a farm that raised horses and milk cows. The farm also had other animals including chickens and ducks.Kerr is fluent …

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Mar 10 2011

I read to animals returns

I Read To Animals is a unique program that is being offered at the Longview Public Library. During the program, elementary-age children will attend four weekly sessions that cover various topics on animals and animal care. They will also “adopt” a stuffed animal to read books to at home. After the 30 minute educational program …

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Feb 24 2011

Cockfighting reveals need for stronger enforcement

Authorities last week raided a cockfighting  operation in Tyler, confiscating 44 roosters and detaining about 20 persons who  were present at the cockfight. order generic viagra The Humane Society of the United States  (HSUS) provided the information that led to the sting, but most of those at the  scene were released because Texas is one …

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Jan 05 2011

Come and read to animals

I Read To Animals is a unique program that is being offered for the first time at the Longview Public Library in 2011. During the cialis wholesale program, elementary-age children will attend four weekly sessions that cover various topics on animals and animal care. They will also “adopt” a stuffed animal to read books to …

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