Day 3 of Animal Care Camp: gator, goats, surgery, sitting horses and more

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) The LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter crew knows how to pack a lot into each day of its annual 3-day Animal Care Camp for Kids. ... Continue Reading →

75 kids meet creatures great and small at shelter’s 8th annual Animal Care Camp

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (Click photos to enlarge)  In what has become a fun tradition for young animal lovers, the 8th annual Animal Care Camp for Kids kicked off Tuesday, ... Continue Reading →

Independent Cat Society offers lower adoption fees in June

In honor of Father’s Day and in partnership with Best Friends Animal Society, the Independent Cat Society’s June promotion is “Summer to Save Them All.” The adoption fees for ... Continue Reading →

ICS Whiskers of the Week: Clara and Samantha

WNLP and the Independent Cat Society (ICS) present these two Whiskers of the Week, Clara and Samantha. Beautiful Clara loves attention and looking out the window. She is looking for ... Continue Reading →

Pets of the Day: Let’s finish out the week with these tail-wagging happy endings  

Click photos to enlarge The LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter is so very good at finding new homes for pets who come into their care. Let’s celebrate the weekend with these recent ... Continue Reading →

ICS Whiskers of the Week: Sara and Toby Frost

WNLP and the Independent Cat Society (ICS) present these two Whiskers of the Week, Sara and Toby Frost. Sara, 2, is a very sweet and affectionate girl. She is front declawed and gets ... Continue Reading →

Pets of the Day: Choose your kitty! (Plus, Sasha finds her forever home)    

Click photos to enlarge Never had a cat? It’s time you learn what great pets they can be. Not too needy, but cuddly when you want them to be. Here are the cats and kittens available ... Continue Reading →

ICS Whiskers of the Week: Rhubarb and Christopher

WNLP and the Independent Cat Society (ICS) present these two Whiskers of the Week, Rhubarb and Christopher. Rhubarb, 2, is a handsome orange and white male. He is so loving to people. ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the Day: Vern (plus, Bruno has a great new family)

Click photos to enlarge WNLP and the LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter present Vern, a handsome fellow who would make the perfect cuddly lap dog. (Ask the shelter folks; they can ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the Day: Sasha (plus, Chauncey settles in at his new home)

Click photos to enlarge WNLP and the LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter present Sasha, a sweet, female Labrador with a gentle soul. About 5 years old, she would love to find a wonderful ... Continue Reading →