All posts tagged "slider"

  • New Matchmaking Service Picks Your Perfect Pooch

    Matchmaking is a practice as old as our recorded history. Many cultures still rely on matchmakers and elder discretion to facilitate arranged marriages. And if you’re a short fiction fan, one of the better stories you’ll ever...

    • Posted December 13, 2015
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  • Join ARL for Tales with Tails

    On December 8, join the Animal Rescue League of Iowa at its Main location for one of its many great community programs, Tales with Tails. From 11 am until 11:45 am, kids ages 2 and up, along...

    • Posted December 8, 2015
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  • Treat Your Pup to a Holiday Gift Set from Beer Paws!

    Grandma can be a hard person to buy for this holiday season. Good news though- your dog’s gift is going to be a home run. Beer Paws is dedicated to celebrating the relationship beer drinkers have with...

    • Posted December 7, 2015
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  • Des Moines businesses working together for Furry Friends

    Furry Friends Refuge is lucky to have a variety of businesses seeking to support it during the holidays, so we’re sharing opportunities to pitch or simply support businesses that are pet-friendly. This holiday season, check out these...

    • Posted December 3, 2015
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  • Meet Lois DeWaard, Animal Communicator

    As a child, Lois DeWaard knew she had developed a special ability, but when she was “around 8 or 9 years old,” she closed herself off to it. She grew up on an Iowa farm and was...

    • Posted December 2, 2015
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  • The 2015 ARL Tree of Life

    The Animal Rescue League of Iowa’s annual Tree of Life display runs December 1-31 each year to collect donations for the animals during the holiday season. This time of year is especially great because of the giving,...

    • Posted November 30, 2015
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  • Holiday Foods Your Pets Should Avoid

    We know your pets are like family and we know how much they love to partake in holiday feasts, but there are some seriously dangerous foods common to the holidays that should never be offered to them....

    • Posted November 24, 2015
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  • Knittin’ for Kittens at ARL

    If you love knitting, animals and social events, the Animal Rescue League has a perfect once-a-month activity for you. Knittin’ for Kittens is one of the many clubs ARL offers on a regular basis and allows knitters...

    • Posted November 23, 2015
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  • Remember… Don’t ever buy a puppy.

    We’ve written about puppy mills, we’ve sponsored a local showing of the film Dog by Dog, which details the money trail leading into and out of puppy mills and government regulators. We also know you’ve heard about mills,...

    • Posted November 16, 2015
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  • Adopt a Senior Pet Month at Furry Friends Refuge

    November is Adopt-a-Senior-Pet Month and Furry Friends has a number of promotions aiming to find homes for its senior animals.        For example, many senior cats have been sponsored (meaning someone has paid their adoption...

    • Posted November 9, 2015
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