Pet of the Day: Nestle (he’s really sweet!). And little Rizzo finds a new best friend

  Click photos to enlarge Oh, don’t let his stern look in the photo fool you. Like most homeless pets, he was just sad and scared when he was brought to the shelter. Want to ... Continue Reading →

Read this and weep, for the best of reasons

The LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter works miracles every day. But Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018, was a particularly special day. The shelter had posted this plea on its Facebook page ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the Day: pretty Harvest (and adorable little Pocket finally finds a home)

Click photos to enlarge Meet Harvest, an adult, female Shepherd mix. This gorgeous girl is good on walks and is a volunteer favorite. With that face she should be on the cover of every ... Continue Reading →

ICS Whiskers of the Week: Summer and Sky

WNLP and the Independent Cat Society introduce these two Whiskers of the Week, Sunny and Sky. It’s getting colder but Summer will warm you up. She’s 4 months old and full of spunk. ... Continue Reading →

(UPDATE: Adopted!) Pet of the Day: This handsome lad could use a home

Click photos to enlarge UPDATE OCT. 12: Dooby has left the building! —— Meet Dooby, a young, male collie/Airedale mix. He’s waiting to meet you at the LaPorte County ... Continue Reading →

Do you have a little space in your home for a temporary roomie?

Click photos to enlarge From the LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter and the Independent Cat Society: “Will you please help? We have a few mom cats with small kittens who we’d ... Continue Reading →

Pets of the Day: Their adoption fees are already covered

Click photos to enlarge Thanks to the big hearts and generosity of shelter supporters, the adoption fees of Paul (no word if he comes with the dashing chapeau, which he clearly loves), ... Continue Reading →

ICS Whiskers of the Week: Grayson and Mario

WNLP and the Independent Cat Society introduce these two Whiskers of the Week, Grayson and Mario. Grayson is 6 months old. He’s a playful guy so he would do best having another kitty ... Continue Reading →

ICS Whiskers of the Week: Ruby and Fabio

WNLP and the Independent Cat Society introduce these two Whiskers of the Week, Ruby and Fabio. Little Ruby is the last of her litter. She is about 5 months old. Ruby really wants nothing ... Continue Reading →

It’s raining cats and dogs

It’s raining cats and dogs. Not only outside, but at the LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter. The shelter has recently had quite an influx of pets needing homes. But let’s ... Continue Reading →