Pets of the Day: Loving cats and dogs are waiting for you. (And Happy is happy indeed as he goes home)

Click photos to enlarge Throughout the holidays, the LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter’s diligent daily work continued as they took care of deserving animals and sought homes ... Continue Reading →

ICS Whiskers of the Week: Carly and Jay

WNLP and the Independent Cat Society introduce these two Whiskers of the Week, Carly and Jay. Carly is 1 year old and appears to be wearing a lovely black bonnet to complement her ... Continue Reading →

Pet Photos 2018 draws everything from a tiny hedgehog to a medium-sized donkey

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski, story by Beth Boardman (Many more of Bob’s merry photos below story) “Are you going tomorrow?” I asked Bob. “Are you kidding?” he replied. ... Continue Reading →

Whiskers of the Week: Karmin and Leo

The Independent Cat Society offer these hot models in its showroom, Karmin and Leo. Karmin  Make/Model: Cat/Tabby-ish Year: 2009 Full Size All original Karmin is both practical ... Continue Reading →

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 →

Welcome, Jonathan Roy Whittler

Jonathan Roy Whittler was born Oct. 14, 2018, to Cari (Trevillian) and Greg Whittler of New Carlisle at St. Joseph Medical Center, Mishawaka. Jonathan weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces, ... 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 →