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2:36 am on Friday March 28, 2014

Grant to help Beaufort animal shelter fight heartworm

The $6,000 grant for medication to Beaufort County Animal Services will be used to prevent heartworm.
8:51 am on Saturday April 6, 2013

23 Rescued guinea pigs need a home

23 guinea pigs rescued from a home near Burton have found temporary shelter at the Petco in Bluffton, and the store is hoping others will soon adopt the pets.
9:25 am on Friday March 25, 2011

Lowcountry Lab Rescue helps two dogs from a questionable shelter

Image by Flickr user joedutyA local animal rescue group, Lowcountry Lab Rescue, has stepped up to help two dogs that came from a seemingly-unethical Chesterfield County shelter. It was said that at the Chesterfield County shetler, animal-control...
4:55 am on Monday November 1, 2010

Beaufort, Jasper animals have new digs at Palmetto Animal League (w/video of puppies)

Flickr user kathydoucette The Palmetto Animal League has opened a new adoption center over in Okatie that will allow people to see what cats and dogs are up for adoption even when an adoption event isn't being held. WSAV's Holly Bounds has the story...
7:19 am on Friday September 10, 2010

Come adopt a shelter pet at discount at the Beaufort PetSmart

Flickr user Waldo Jaquith Why won't you adopt me? Is your heart made of coal? Looking to adopt a shelter dog or cat that's up on its shots and spayed or neutered? Well PetSmart Charities is doing its periodic National Adoption Weekend this September...
3:22 am on Thursday August 19, 2010

New no-kill pet adoption site looks to open in October in Okatie

Flickr user GraciousNeighbor The Palmetto Animal League is putting the finishing touches on its new no-kill adoption facility for dogs and cats in Okatie and is looking to an October opening to help some 1,000 pets find homes each year. The Island...
8:29 am on Wednesday February 25, 2009

Summerville animal shelter in pictures

Image by Paul Zoeller/Summerville Journal SceneImage by 20090225-scpa.jpg Paul Zoeller has an excellent collection of photos from a recent trip to the Frances Willis SPCA animal shelter. Get more great photos in our photos topic page.And he’s got a...
2:11 am on Sunday September 14, 2008

Pigs, iguanas, peacocks, and more: Local animal shelter a hub for oddities

Image by Flickr user Hamed SaberImage by 20080913peacock.jpg Peacocks are just one of the many exotic animals to flow through Charleston's animal shelters. The Charleston Animal Society gets it fair share of strange creatures, and after a 500-pound...
2:07 pm on Wednesday August 20, 2008

As economy slows more animals headed to shelters

Image by Flickr user It'sGregImage by 20080820puppy.jpg Super cute puppies are just one of many to head to the pound more often now. More animals are headed to the shelters in recent days and the culprit is the economy. The Post and Courier writes...
5:56 am on Saturday August 2, 2008

Animal abuse puts strain on shelter

74 animals were seized this week in two separate cases of abuse have put a strain on the Charleston Animal Society. Both of the men face multiple charges of ill treatment of animals, after being reported to authorities by neighbors. From Live 5...