Pet of the Day: Ronnie (and, Dolly has a home in time for Christmas!)

(Click photos to enlarge) Ronnie, a LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter resident for a while now, is still counting on a forever home for Christmas. This playful young lady’s ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the Day: Jake (and a kitty lands in good hands)

(Click photos to enlarge) Gaze into these blue eyes. WNLP and the LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter present Jake, a stunningly handsome fella who can sit and shake. If you’re ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the Day: Jackson (and Stubs has a new best friend)

(Click photos to enlarge) What a luxurious coat this guy has. WNLP and the LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter present Jackson, an adult tabby who loves to cuddle. If you’re interested ... Continue Reading →

Plenty of all ages turn out to welcome Santa to town

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) Holiday cheer permeated downtown LaPorte under sunny skies and unseasonably warm temperatures Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017, during the ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the Day: Joyce (and Chino finds a home for his golden years)

(Click photos to enlarge) That face. Those ears. WNLP and the LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter present Joyce, an adult female boxer/Labrador retriever mix. She is an absolute sweetheart ... Continue Reading →

Downtown LaPorte businesses provide treats to costumed cuties of all kinds

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge)  Downtown LaPorte has probably never been populated by more colorful and entertaining pedestrians. You name it: ... Continue Reading →

(UPDATE: Adopted!) Pet of the Day: Miracle, indeed

(Click photos to enlarge) UPDATE OCT. 19: Miracle’s miracle story is complete! First she was nurtured back to health by the shelter staff, and now she has gone home to a loving ... Continue Reading →

Costumed canines gather to help Haydan get his new best friend

  WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (Click photos to enlarge) Nearly a dozen dogs and their family members didn’t let the drizzle dampen their spirits as they donned ... Continue Reading →

ICS Whiskers of the Week: Daisy and Pinky

WNLP and the Independent Cat Society present these Whiskers of the Week, Daisy and Pinky. Daisy, 3, is a beautiful dilute calico. She is very sweet but also a little shy. She is a ... Continue Reading →

Pets got a jump on Halloween at Poochapalooza

Photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) Cuteness ensued as the LaPorte County Park Department recently held its annual Poochapalooza at Creek Ridge County Park. Nearly 15 ... Continue Reading →