Please help Lyla!

Lyla Ballwin, MO Surgery: Pancarpoarthrodesis & Fusion Podoplasty (to correct Ectrodactyly or “Split Paw”) Total needed:$7500 Total Raised: $4000 Several ways to Donate: 1.Donate by using The Mosby Foundation’s special Fundraising page set up for Lyla here. (the donation button is at the bottom) 2.PayPal (Please mark your donation”Lyla” ) 3.Mark your donation “Lyla” to The Mosby Foundation […]

Buckwheat (Bucky)

Hello, Friends. Please consider donating to little Bucky’s surgery for (IVDD), Intervertebral Disc Disease.  He is only two years old and the doctors believe he has a 95% chance of a full recovery.  There are several quick and easy ways to donate. We have set up a donation page especially for Bucky here. You may […]

PAWS Act would add protections for pets in domestic violence situations

Story credited to WTKR (http://wtkr.com/2018/01/25/paws-act-would-add-protections-for-pets-in-domestic-violence-situations/) WASHINGTON, D.C. – A bill introduced in congress aims to protect victims of domestic violence by giving more protection their pets. U.S. Senators from Virginia, Mark Warner and Tim Kaine (both D-VA) announced their support and co-sponsorship for the Pet and Women Safety (PAWS) Act this month. Studies show abusers […]

The Meaning of Being Best Friends

Richmond, VA In 2012, a friend asked Claudia if she wanted a dog. Without hesitation, she said, “Yes!” Claudia got in her truck and hightailed it over to her friend’s house with her current dog, Shadow Bear. She wanted to make sure that the two dogs got along before making the commitment. When Claudia arrived, […]

When the Unthinkable Happens

Aransas Pass, TX Amanda’s family are BIG dog people. So, when she graduated from high school, her family gave her Ellie, a German Shorthaired Pointer puppy, as a gift. To say that she was thrilled would be an understatement. As a young woman working two jobs to financially prepare for nursing school, Amanda lived at […]

ACOs take note of order from the Va. Attorney General’s Office re dogs in the cold!!

Animal Control Professionals:   I am getting an astronomical amount of complaints about Animal Control during these frigid temperatures. During this cold snap we are experiencing, a dog with no shelter “at all” can easily freeze to death.  That is a violation of 3.2-6570(A)(ii).  Depriving an animal of necessary shelter…. That is cruelty.  Any dog […]