Stories tagged with: Pet

February 13, 2015 - 5:56pm
33 weeks 3 days ago

Your dog may have fur, but that doesn't mean they are immune to the freezing temperatures.

According to the Animal Shelter's Executive Directory, Jody Murray, we need to pay special attention to our pets when the temperatures drop so drastically.

"Yeah it looks like cold forecast for the next week or so and I would just like to remind people when temperatures get this cold to do some special things for to keep your pets warm. Extra bedding outside, even when it gets this...

May 2, 2014 - 4:41pm
1 year 22 weeks ago

The Animal Shelter Society of Muskingum County is featuring a special feline for their pet of the week.

Lizzy, a short hair domestic cat with a beautiful black coat and green eyes is up for adoption. Shelter workers say that the four- year- old has lived there since February and is ready for a good home.

" She's a very nice cat as you can see she likes to be held and cuddled and we have a special adoption rate on her just $15. She is sponsored by local attorney, Sherri Ryan...

October 25, 2013 - 3:45pm
1 year 49 weeks ago

With temperatures steadily declining don't forget your pets.

Muskingum County Animal Shelter Society Director, Jody Murray says that animals should receive a wellness check around this time to detect any serious medical issues.

"Cats and dogs are just like people," said Murray. If they have any kind of chronic health problem it will be made worse by cold weather and the winter time. if they have any kind of arthritis or breathing problems it's a good time to have check...

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