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5:08 am on Wednesday February 26, 2014

A farewell to the kitty of Blue Bicycle Books

After some 20 years, the beloved cat at Blue Bicycle Books, Purdy, has passed. A hat tip to the Charleston City Paper for spotting the news.
8:02 am on Monday March 4, 2013

Pigeon Point incident raises more debate over cat trapping

A recent cat disappearance in Pigeon Point has is raising more debate over a practice where "cat trapping" is used to spay or neuter feral animals or pets that wonder off. 
7:21 am on Wednesday January 23, 2013

Human condoms raid downtown, emphasize importance of sterilizing pets

Image by Live 5 NewsYesterday, members of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals took to the streets of downtown Charleston dressed as condoms to promote  neutering and spaying dogs and cats. Holding signs that read, "Condoms won't work, fix...
6:30 am on Tuesday January 22, 2013

Free dog and cat dental exams at Carolina Forest Veterinary Hospital (Update: 2013 date scheduled)

photo by flickr user wishymom (Stephanie Wallace Photography) Update, January 22, 2013: The kind folks over at Carolina Forest Veterinary Hospital are hosting a Dental Day again this year on Saturday, February 2, 2013 from noon to 2 p.m.  The event...
3:33 am on Tuesday August 9, 2011

Conway residents think pets are poisoned (update: police respond)

Flickr user Maven Dooshe Update August 9th: Horry County has started an investigation into what may have happened to Cliff Clark's dog. Horry County spokeswoman Lisa Bourcier also mentions that citizens should call 843-248-1300 to report free...
4:42 am on Sunday July 10, 2011

Over 100 animals adopted this weekend, but more need homes (update: CAS forced to put down 20 animals)

Image by Flickr user heypatrickUpdate July 8: On Wednesday and Thursday, Charleston Animal Society was forced to euthanize 20 adoptable animals to make space for more homeless animals. CAS is usually able to avoid euthanizing healthy animals, and it...
6:20 am on Sunday June 5, 2011

Charleston Animal Society desperately seeking loving homes for animals

Image by Flickr user carubaDue to the recent natural disasters that have been occurring, the Charleston Animal Society is nearly overflowing with homeless animals. In just the past two week, CAS has brought in over 700 animals, and they're eager to...
7:00 am on Monday March 28, 2011

SDHC to offer cheap rabies vaccination shots to pets

Flickr user michaelhenley The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control are joining forces with local veterinarians to provide inexpensive rabies shots for cats and dogs at clinics around the area. Vaccinations will cost $10 per...
8:35 am on Sunday January 23, 2011

Lowcountry humane association hosting oyster roast, BBQ fundraiser

Flickr user georgeparrilla The Humane Association of the Lowcountry is having a "Paw-ty" on Saturday, January 29, to raise money to support furry four-legged children in foster care.  What: Oyster Roast, Barbecue, silent auction, music, dancing, DJ...
2:07 pm on Monday December 13, 2010

Pet Helpers hosting a dog, cat, puppy, kitten adoption celebration

Image by Flickr user Beverly & Pack Pet Helpers on James Island is hosting a "Home for the Holidays, Overnight Adopt-a-thon Event" where you can adopt a pet free of charge (donations encouraged) and enjoy some tasty food and good times. The...