• Iraq vet cited for owning 14 therapeutic pet ducks

    An Army veteran who hurt his back during the Iraq War is worried a citation will result in him losing his 14 pet ducks, which he says are therapeutic.

  • Local animal news in brief, July 24, 2014

    Festival offers reduced adoption fees for cats: A weeks-old kitten thrown out of a moving vehicle is just one of many kittens available for adoption this weekend through Española Valley Humane Society’s annual KittenFest.

  • The pet connection, July 24, 2014

    Santa Fe Animal Shelter & Humane Society: Richard, a 2-year-old Siberian husky mix, is a playful fellow who can be a bit picky about his canine friends.

  • Pet briefs July 17, 2014

    Dog movie night at the Railyard: Dogs and their family members are invited to attend Friday’s free showing of Balto at the Railyard.

  • Pet connection, July 17, 2014

    Santa Fe Animal Shelter & Humane Society: Wolfy, a 2-year-old mixed breed male dog, is a sweet boy with a dainty play style.

First-ever Doggy Dip draws over 150 pooches

Dogs of all shapes, sizes, breeds and ages got their first taste of a swimming pool Saturday in Santa Fe’s first-ever Doggy Dip.

Emergency contacts

Phone numbers, tips, and reporting abuse

Lost your dog? Find a lost or injured animal? Here are important contact numbers in Santa Fe and Santa Fe County:

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