Please meet Abby, a 7 year old, spayed female, lab mix. Attentive, very friendly and upbeat, Abby is mild-mannered, active but easy-going, handles great on leash, and knows lots of commands (including roll over). Loves her walks and outings, and is an enthusiastic fetch player who knows all the rules.
April 2, 2014
The Mat-Su Borough's animal shelter may raise adoption fees for the first time in 10 years while also starting a new policy that gives the shelter director the right to waive fees for cat rescue groups taking sick cats.
March 31, 2014
The rats are tickled in a study underway at Northwestern University. How's that? Scientists hope these rats offer evidence that humor isn't exclusive to humanity.
March 30, 2014
Meet Pedro, an adult, neutered male, pit bull mix. Strong, active and playful, this big guy loves his walks and outings. He likes being with people and is quite affectionate, enjoys cuddling and head rubs, and will sit (and "shake") for a treat, taking it gently. Alert and intelligent, he would enjoy training classes.
March 20, 2014
Please meet Bolt, a 2 year old, neutered male, lab mix. Docile, friendly and easy-going, the happy fellow has a gentle, sweet personality, and wants to please. He's alert and attentive, handles well on leash, sits nicely for treats and takes them gently. Active, curious and playful, has lived with children and did great.
March 12, 2014
Here is Jasper, an adult, neutered male, boxer mix. Happy, bouncy, outgoing and playful, this friendly fellow is very good-natured, really enjoys interacting and being with people, and full of high spirits. Likes balls and squeaky toys, and loves his outings, walks and exercise.
March 5, 2014
After Otis Orth, 52, crashed his snowmachine Sunday near Jake Lake, his dog Amber, an 18-month-old golden retriever, kept him warm overnight before alerting two passing snowmachiners, Alaska State Troopers said in a Monday dispatch.
March 4, 2014
Please meet Ace, an 8 month old, male, German Shepherd mix. Attentive, intelligent and inquisitive, this handsome young fellow is active, a fast learner, wants to please, and enjoys interacting and being with with people. He has shown food guarding behavior, so should go to home with older kids.
February 27, 2014
On Tuesday, February 25, which is World Spay Day, Friends of Pets will be offering 30 FREE spay/neuter coupons to community members who already own pets that have not been spayed or neutered. The coupons will be available at AACCC.
February 24, 2014