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April 9, 2024

WESTAMPTON, NJ – Baseball must be America’s favorite pastime because the latest Burlington County Animal Shelter adoption event helped find new loving homes for 13 of the shelter’s dogs and cats. Held Sunday afternoon at the shelter, the Field of Dreams Open House was organized by the Burlington ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ – Burlington County animal lovers and baseball fans can celebrate the start of the new season during a special Grand Slam Adoption Event at the Burlington County Animal Shelter this weekend.  In honor of the start of baseball season, the Burlington County Commissioners will team ...

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NEW JERSEY — As you shop for your Easter and Spring flowers, keep the safety of your furry family members in mind, especially if you have cats in the house. Although beautiful, especially during the Easter and Spring seasons, lilies are poisonous and potentially deadly to cats. All parts of the ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — Mount Laurel Township will be hosting a free rabies clinic for residents' pets next week. The clinic will be taking place on Thursday, March 21 from 3PM to 6PM at the Public Works Garage, located at 100 Mount Laurel Road.  In addition to obtaining rabies vaccines for their ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — Mount Laurel Township will be hosting a free rabies clinic for residents' pets next week. The clinic will be taking place on Thursday, March 21 from 3PM to 6PM at the Public Works Garage, located at 100 Mount Laurel Road.  In addition to obtaining rabies vaccines for their ...

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BURLINGTON COUNTY, NJ - It wasn't just the Kansas City Chiefs football team who had a big win in the Big Game on Sunday - but a great day for Chief, the 10-year-old Pit Bull Terrier mix and longest resident of the Burlington County Animal Shelter, who was adopted on the same day during a pregame ...

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NEW JERSEY — With a Nor'easter snow storm expected to move through New Jersey in the overnight Monday hours and into Tuesday morning, pet owners are reminded to take precautions to care for their four-legged families members.  Veterinary experts provided some tips to protect pets in the chilly, ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ — While the Philadelphia Eagles may not be taking a trip to the Big Game this weekend, the Burlington County Animal Shelter is giving fans a reason to be excited on Sunday. The Burlington County Animal Shelter is partnering with Friends of the Burlington County Animal Shelter to ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ — The Burlington County Commissioners celebrated the Burlington County Animal Shelter’s first adoption of 2024. Mecca was adopted on Friday, January 5 by Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst resident Ebony Toney and his daughter. The 4 ½-year-old bulldog mix has been cared for at the ...

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NEW JERSEY — New Jersey's favorite dog is the cute and cuddly... German Shepherd! The German shepherd ranked as the No. 1 favored dog breed in New Jersey and 15 other states, according to a study by Forbes. The Australian Shepherd and Labrador Retriever were the most popular in 10 states, ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ – Tis the season when many families are considering adding a pet to their household and the Burlington County Commissioners want them to do so responsibly. Rather than purchasing a puppy or kitten from a pet store or breeder, the Commissioners are encouraging those considering a ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ – Tis the season when many families are considering adding a pet to their household and the Burlington County Commissioners want them to do so responsibly. Rather than purchasing a puppy or kitten from a pet store or breeder, the Commissioners are encouraging those considering a ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ — The Burlington County Animal Shelter (BCAS) will be holding its next Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic next week. The clinic will be held on Wednesday, November 29 from 3PM to 4PM at the Animal Shelter, located at 35 Academy Drive in Westampton.  Pet owners who are bringing an ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ — With the chilly, cozy season approaching, now is the perfect time to adopt your new best friend. The Burlington County Animal Shelter will be hosting a "Paw-lloween" Open House on Saturday, October 14 from 12PM to 3PM at the Shelter, located at 35 Academy Drive in ...

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COLUMBUS, NJ — A Burlington County-based animal rescue will be hosting a craft fair and festival this weekend that is sure to delight families and dogs alike. New Life Animal Rescue will be hosting its 9th Annual "Gone to the Dogs" Craft Fair and Family Festival on Saturday, October 7 from 10AM ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ — If you love dogs, want to help homeless animals and have some spare time, the Burlington County Animal Shelter has the perfect role for you. With summer being over and school back in session, the amount of dog walkers at the Shelter are limited. Therefore, volunteers are being ...

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EASTAMPTON, NJ — The Friends of the Burlington County Animal Shelter will be holding its annual Paw Prints Pet Fest & 5K this weekend at Historic Smithville Park.  The free event is taking place on Sunday, September 17 at the Park, located at 803 Smithville Road in Eastampton, from 10AM to ...

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SILVER SPRINGS, MD - The Food and Drug Administration is expanding the recall for eyedrops and eye ointments to include off label use in animals, months after the recall for use in humans. Issues with the products began back in February but have continued as eye infection cases continue to be ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ – The Burlington County Animal Shelter will host a special end-of-summer open house this weekend to help find loving forever homes for the dogs and cats that reside there. The shelter is also continuing to waive all adoption fees throughout the month of August to try to help ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ — The Burlington County Animal Shelter (BCAS) will be holding its next Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic this week. The clinic will be held on Wednesday, July 26 from 3PM to 4PM at the Animal Shelter, located at 35 Academy Drive in Westampton.  Pet owners who are bringing an ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — As the 4th of July approaches, it means lots of celebrations, many including fireworks.  However, the 4th of July is a "high volume day when animal shelters everywhere tend to see an influx of lost and scared pets," according to the Burlington County Animal Shelter (BCAS), as ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ – The Burlington County Commissioners are seeking individuals and families interested in a new best friend and family member. The Burlington County Animals Shelter is at its capacity for dogs, so there is a pressing need for residents and families willing to foster or adopt. As an ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ — The Burlington County Animal Shelter (BCAS) will be holding its next Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic this week. The clinic will be held on Wednesday, June 28 from 3PM to 4PM at the Animal Shelter, located at 35 Academy Drive in Westampton.  Pet owners who are bringing an ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ – The Burlington County Commissioners are seeking individuals and families interested in a new best friend and family member. The Burlington County Animals Shelter is at its capacity for dogs, so there is a pressing need for residents and families willing to foster or adopt. As an ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ — The Burlington County Animal Shelter (BCAS) will be holding its next Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic this week. The clinic will be held on Wednesday, May 31 from 3PM to 4PM at the Animal Shelter, located at 35 Academy Drive in Westampton.  Pet owners who are bringing an animal ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ — This Sunday is National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day and the Burlington County Animal Shelter is joining numerous shelters nationwide that are hosting special open houses to help find loving forever homes for the dogs and cats that reside there. The special National Adopt a Shelter ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ — The Burlington County Animal Shelter and Best Friends Animal Society are looking for individuals and families who are willing to open their homes to help vulnerable animals. The shelter is now partnering with Best Friends, a leading national animal welfare organization, to ...

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NEW JERSEY — As you shop for your Easter and Spring flowers, keep the safety of your furry family members in mind, especially if you have cats in the house. Although beautiful, especially during the Easter and Spring seasons, lilies are poisonous and potentially deadly to cats. All parts of the ...

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MOUNT LAUREL, NJ — Mount Laurel Township will be hosting a free rabies clinic for residents' pets this week. The clinic will be taking place on Thursday, March 23 from 3PM to 6PM at the Public Works Garage, located at 100 Mount Laurel Road.  In addition to obtaining rabies vaccines for their ...

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BURLINGTON COUNTY, NJ — While most people are aware that "senior discounts" exist, did you know that Burlington County senior citizens are eligible for free pet adoptions?  The Burlington County Animal Shelter offers free pet adoptions to senior citizens — and the shelter has plenty of friendly ...

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