Pet blessing to honor St. Francis of Assisi planned for Oct. 7

The La Porte Catholic community is planning a pet blessing for 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 7 on the lawn located west of the old school building at Sacred Heart Church. The day before, ... Continue Reading →

Splash Bash a hit for local pooches

Photos by Jane Bernard and Beth Boardman More than a dozen dogs frolicked in the sprinklers, or had fun watching, during Thursday’s Splash Bash fundraiser for the La Porte County ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the week: Al

This week the La Porte County Animal Shelter is featuring a handsome kitty, Al. “Al has been here since June 8. He is a sweet and handsome guy. He is having a great time in our ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the week: Melanie

This week the La Porte County Animal Shelter is featuring Melanie. “She is a super sweet, beautiful little girl. She has been here since June 26. She is spayed and vaccinated and ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the week: Adele

This week the La Porte County Animal Shelter is featuring Adele. She is a favorite with at least one of the shelter employees. “She is a sweet little girl. She is a little ... Continue Reading →

Humane Society seeks donations after pandemic forces cancellation of major fundraisers

This year marks the 100th year that the Michiana Humane Society, 722 Indiana Highway 212 in Michigan City, has served the area. Unfortunately, the continued effects of the COVID-19 ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the week: Jiffy

This week the La Porte County Animal Shelter is featuring Jiffy, who shelter officials describe as “a sweet, talkative girl who came to us on May 13. She loves people but she ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the week: Nicole

  This week the La Porte County Animal Shelter is featuring Nicole, a beautiful adult female cat. S “She came in to us on May 29. And she has been so sweet since the day ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the week: Mae

This week the La Porte County Animal Shelter is featuring Mae, “a sweet girl who is very lovable and adorable,” shelter officials wrote WNLP. “She will roll over so you can ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the week: Kimmy

This week the La Porte County Animal Shelter is featuring Kimmy, a female adult cat with a mesmerizing face. “She is a sweet little girl,” shelter officials wrote WNLP. “She ... Continue Reading →