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Pet Tales: How sweet Nala saved her own life at a shelter

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, November 22, 2019 It took a veritable village of dogs lovers to save a pit bull mix named Nala. But the people who know her think Nala saved her own life. Two years ago, when Nala was a 1-year-old, she was on an examination table in a West Virginia shelter. Next to her…
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Celebrate *Animal Advocates Day* in Pittsburgh 11/4/19

In a proclamation sponsored by Councilwoman Theresa Kail-Smith,  Monday, November 4, 2019 will be “Animal Advocates Day” in Pittsburgh! Thank you to Councilwoman Theresa Kail-Smith, the city council members, and the City of Pittsburgh for this special honor! November 3-9 is National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week – a time to celebrate and honor the work of all in the…
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PetExpo November 15-17

Mark your calendars – Animal Advocates will be participating at the 2019 Pittsburgh PetExpo November 15-17 at the David Lawrence Convention Center.  For more information visit the event website. Animal Advocates Thrift Shop and backyard garden will open from 11-6, with other activities taking place throughout the neighborhood. Celebrate the neighborhood and shop for unique…
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Help Restore Vision for Abandoned Blind Dog

Dove (aka Lily) is a little, 12 lb dog, found filthy, emaciated and very frightened on busy Highway 250 in West Virginia. As a small, all volunteer, rescue we’re doing all we can to help this sweet little dog make the rest of her life the best of her life. She’s completely blind in one…
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Help Fire Victim and Beloved Pets

On the evening of April 15, 2019, Cheryl Clark’s home caught fire. Though two beloved companion cats died in the fire, fortunately, all the human family members made it out safely; several other cats and the dog also survived. On the evening of April 15, 2019, Cheryl Clark’s home caught fire. Though two beloved companion…
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