oil spill

  • 500 animals affected by the BP oil spill will get 2nd chance (thanks to you!)

    500 animals affected by the BP oil spill will get 2nd chance (thanks to you!)

    It’s official! DogTime is a finalist in the Pepsi Refresh Challenge. Thanks to our Save a Dog/Save a Cat users and to DogTime readers, 500 dogs and cats in the Gulf region at risk of euthanasia will get new homes. For those who aren’t familiar with the Challenge: Each month Pepsi accepts submissions from […]

  • Dogs and cats affected by BP oil spill

    Dogs and cats affected by BP oil spill

    These are desperate times for animals in the Gulf , and not just for turtles, birds, and local wildlife. Thanks to job losses and other hardships created by the BP oil spill, companion animals are being surrendered to Louisiana shelters in record numbers. According to St. Paris Bernard Parish Animal Shelter director Beth Brewster, the […]