Archive for March, 2013

Upcoming Spring Events in Middle Tennessee

spring events

Upcoming Spring Events in Middle Tennessee (March-May) March 16 (23, 30) Rabies Clinics: $10 rabies vaccination clinics for dogs and cats 1-4p.m. 27 area schools, locations available at: Sponsored by Metro Public Health Department and the Nashville Academy of Veterinary Medicine March 16th Bake Sale to benefit the New Leash on Life Animal Rescue […]

Cobb Style Meatloaf: for you and your pets

Vickie Harris

Cobb Style Meatloaf By Vickie Harris: Paws 4 Health It’s almost Easter and it isn’t Easter without EGGS!! If you have children, or even if you don’t, it is hard not to want to dye some eggs to add to your Easter festivities. But what do you do with all of those hard boiled eggs? […]

La Porte police officer shuts down highway to save dog


by Doug Miller / KHOU 11 NEWS Posted on February 12, 2013 at 4:46 PM Updated Thursday, Feb 14 at 10:37 AM All Content and Photos Courtesy of Houston, Texas LA PORTE, Texas — A police officer in La Porte helped save a dog that was in trouble on a busy freeway on […]

Past Featured Pet: Tyler

Tyler New Leash on Life

Each week we will feature animals available for adoption at local shelters. This week’s pick is Tyler from New Leash on Life. Brief Description: -3 month old Puppy -Male -Beagle Mix -Black/Tan “Meet Tyler. He is 1 of 8 puppies brought to us by animal control. He and his siblings: Jenna, Jeremy, and Elena (to […]

The Goat: Bluetick Coonhound Rescue Story


I wish I could look back at “the goat” rescue with fond memories but it was a painful, long and arduous experience. The redeeming memory is he found a home. Late one cold winter night several colleagues and myself with our significant others were driving home from a holiday dinner at our bosses house. Our […]