Stories tagged with: Animal Rescue

January 17, 2016 - 10:51pm
26 weeks 5 days ago

 One local animal rescue is looking to bring attention to their organization.

Hoof's Animal Rescue is a family owned operation that has been around since 2003. Somewhere down the line they experienced a family hardship. That kept them from operating but, now they are up and running and they are asking for support from the community.

"My aunt and my dad started it when I was real young and my aunt had gotten cancer and we closed it down for a little while. In the...

June 27, 2013 - 8:38pm
3 years 3 weeks ago

*The correct number to The South Zanesville Animal Rescue Service is 740-891-8468

A local man needs more space to continue to care for abandoned animals.

Terry Weaver is the owner of the South Zanesville Animal Rescue Services and after five months he says his current facility is lacking the room he needs to properly care for the animals. He met with Muskingum County Commissioners Thursday.

"We're currently at 56 animals and I could tell you...

February 10, 2011 - 8:09pm
5 years 23 weeks ago

     Animal abuse. It's a problem that is seen in every part of our country. From hoarding to neglect and ultimately death. The same is held true in one Perry County home until today. WHIZ's Mark Bullion has the story. Click on the video link on the left to watch the full story.

Dogs barking inside and outside a Roseville home live a different kind of life. One that is a dismal reminder of what animal owners are capable of doing.

But dogs aren't the only...

March 27, 2010 - 8:46pm
6 years 17 weeks ago

More and more pets are needing rescued across the area.

Obedience instructor Mary Swingle says it's a result of the economy, puppy mills, and owners not spaying and neutering their pets.

"We are working day and night to get animals rescued. We travel to get animals rescued. We've traveled as far as northern Ohio. We bring them home, spay and neuter them, and make sure they're vetted and had their shots, " says Swingle.

Then the pets are put up for adoption.

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