KEEP PETS SAFE THIS SUMMER: HOT VEHICLE PROTOCOL

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As temperatures rise, so does the risk of heat-related injuries – including heat strokes in animals who have been left in a hot vehicle. A dog can die in as little as 20 minutes in a car parked in direct sun. Several studies have been conducted on the internal heating of automobiles under different conditions. […]

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GOOD NEWS AT GOOD MEWS: JUNE ADOPTION SPECIAL

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Good Mews is excited to announce their June Adoption Special. For the whole month of June, all adult cats nine months and older will have a reduced adoption fee of $10! Supported by national animal welfare organization Best Friends Animal Society, 100+ animal rescue groups and shelters across the country are participating in this special […]

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RESCUED TOO! RE-OPENS AT NEW LOCATION

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Rescued Too!, an upscale resale store, has moved from their Paper Mill Village location to the corner of Lower Roswell Road and Woodlawn Drive. All sales from Rescued Too! go directly to the non-profit Mutt Madd-ness Dog Rescue, which rescues dogs from euthanasia at Georgia’s high-kill shelters. Mutt Madd-ness’ long-term goal is to open a […]

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PET OF THE MONTH: MICKY

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Animal/Breed: Dog/Chihuahua Age & Gender: Male, 13 years old Favorite Food: Freeze dried chicken Favorite Person: Loves everyone Best Trick: Posing for pictures Turn Ons: Treats Turn Offs: Going to the vet Favorite Toy: Rawhide chews Last Seen: Resting on the couch What makes your pet so special: Always ready to participate Submitted by Mary […]

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SHOULD YOUR PET BE OUR “PET OF THE MONTH”?

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Fill out the information below about your pet, then mail it to: EAST COBBER, P.O. Box 680445, Marietta, GA 30068. Or, send us an email: petomonth@eastcobber.com. Please include a photo with your entry. Pet’s Name: Animal/Breed: Age & Gender: Favorite Food: Favorite Person: Best Trick: Turn Ons: Turn Offs: Favorite Toy: Last Seen: What makes […]

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PETS OF THE WEEK: BOOMER & CAESAR

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Names: Boomer (dog) & Caesar (cat) Breed: Bulldog/Tabby Age: 8 Male (dog)/1 Male (cat) Favorite Food: They both LOVE chicken! Favorite Person: Sami Best Trick: Both great at sleeping! Turn-ons: Both love to cuddle Turn-offs: Both hate loud noises Favorite Toy: Boomer- rope toy/ Caesar – toy mouse Last Seen: Sleeping What Makes Them Special: They are part […]

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FUREVER FEST TO BE HELD MAY 14

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Cobb County Animal Control (CCAC) will be hosting its semi-annual FURever Fest under the big tents on Saturday, May 14 from 10am to 4pm at the animal shelter. This fun, free, family event will feature vendors with animal-related businesses, services, and organizations that provide education and information on responsible pet ownership and well as having […]

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PET OF THE MONTH: MOLLY

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Animal/Breed: Dog/American Dingo Age & Gender: Female, 2 years old Favorite Food: Whip cream Favorite Person: Loves her family Best Trick: Sliding down slide Turn Ons: Tug of war Turn Offs: Balloons Favorite Toy: Squeaking duck Last Seen: Chasing chipmunks What makes your pet so special: She is so sweet! Submitted by the Weithauer family […]

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MOSTLY MUTTS ANIMAL RESCUE OPENS NEW SHELTER

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The official ribbon cutting ceremony at the new Mostly Mutts shelter was held on Tuesday, April 12. Around 100 people came to celebrate the opening of Mostly Mutts’ new 8100-square foot building at 3238 Cherokee Street in Kennesaw. Guests included Mostly Mutts’ board members, donors, adopters, foster families and volunteers, along with supporters from the […]

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HELP SAVE THE SLOW LORIS & SIGN THE PLEDGE TODAY

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The slow loris in Indonesia is in serious danger of extinction and the greatest threat to its survival is the illegal trade in wildlife. Its huge brown eyes and soft fur make this small nocturnal primate highly prized as a pet and the victim of an online craze created by videos on YouTube. Thousands of […]

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