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 →

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 →

(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 →

ICS Whiskers of the Week: Thomas and Slick

WNLP and the Independent Cat Society (ICS) present these Whiskers of the Week, Thomas and Slick. Thomas is an adult male gray tabby who was found wandering in the Pines area. He’s ... Continue Reading →

Special summer reading program for kids uses horses to help

Photos and information provided Anam Cara Stables Inc. is offering an exciting summer program for children ages 6-12: Horse-Powered Reading. The program partners horses with students ... Continue Reading →

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 →