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Every day, in communities across the US, a bond is broken. It’s the bond between people and their pets, resulting in millions of pets being surrendered to shelters each year. Little has been known about the reasons why until now. In a rec...


Kristina DeLong of DeLong Bed & Biscuit has teamed up with the Animal Shelter Foundation and is providing a well needed retreat for animals that are in need as well as families that are in need of assitance. Kristina is currently housin...


Chelsea Spicer, owner and groomer of “Do it for the Biscuit” in Oreana, IL, has been donating her grooming services to the homless animals at the Macon County Animal Control & Care Center and we are so greatful for her dedic...


January 27, 2011 Decatur, Illinois -Land of Lincoln Credit Union Employees and members raised over 1,200 to benefit the Decatur Macon County Animal Shelter Foundation. Various activities were held to support the Love your Furry Friend campa...


Once a month one of our animals is featured in the “Pet of the Week” column in the Herald and Review newspaper. Look to see if the Pet of the Week could be your new best friend!...


DOVE and the DMCASF sponsored a student art project to raise awareness for is Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  “Across the country, the majority of battered women report violence toward their pets, often as a way for the abuser to...


LOS ANGELES – When a dog or cat arrives at an animal shelter in a large city, it often is confused, scared, dirty and disoriented from a harsh life on the street, coupled with the alien experience of being captured and transported to a st...