LaPorte Hospital announces April childbirth classes

LaPorte Hospital has announced its childbirth and family care classes for April 2019.   Super Siblings class This class, for children ages 3 to 7 and their parents, helps brothers ... Continue Reading →

Register your middle schooler for Kooking with Kids

The LaPorte Park and Recreation Department and LaPorte Hospital (grant donor) invite you to register your middle schooler for Kooking with Kids, a five-week fun, interactive cooking ... Continue Reading →

ICS Whiskers of the Week: Cracker and Hemi

WNLP and the Independent Cat Society introduce these two Whiskers of the Week, Cracker and Hemi. If you’re looking for a gentle, laid-back cat, Cracker, 3, is your girl. She loves ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the Day: Handsome Tone will stay home, with the right human friend(s)   

(NOTE: Tone’s adoption fee is being covered by the wonderful folks at Karahtess!) “I would like to introduce myself. My name is Tone. I understand that I have a problem and want ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the Day: She’s got style

The LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter and WNLP present Chanel, a  sleek, beautiful adult boxer mix. Don’t let her look of aplomb fool you, though: This cutie is a calm and friendly ... Continue Reading →

Get a kitty cat to warm up your winter; you won’t regret it

There’s a lot of winter left. You’re tempted to crank up the thermostat a few more degrees. Don’t do it! For a small fee, adopt a nice, warm lap cat from the LaPorte County Small ... Continue Reading →

ICS Whiskers of the Week: Libby and Summer

WNLP and the Independent Cat Society introduce these two Whiskers of the Week, Libby and Summer. Libby is a beautiful girl with gorgeous green eyes. She can be a little shy sometimes ... Continue Reading →

Shelter workers, police impounding animals left out in the cold

Update from the LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter Tuesday night, 10 p.m.: “Staff just arrived at the shelter with hopefully the last impound of the night. We were out in ... Continue Reading →

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 →