Pit Bulls, Rottweilers Now Able To Be Adopted In Mpls. After a change in policy, you can now adopt pit bulls, Rottweilers, and other so-called "power breeds" at the Minneapolis dog shelter.
Dozens Of Dogs Rescued From Puppy Mill Find New HomesDozens of animals rescued from a puppy mill this the summer now have new places to call home. Two hundred dogs and puppies seized from a breeding facility in Pine River in July were up for adoption on Saturday at all Twin Cities Animal Humane Society locations.
Puppies Among The 200 Rescued Animals Looking For A HomeAbout 200 animals that were rescued from a breeding facility in northern Minnesota will go up for adoption in the Twin Cities on Saturday. "We're gonna have a mad rush at our shelters tomorrow," said Kathie Johnson with the Animal Humane Society.
St. Cloud Humane Society Giving Away Cats, Selling Kittens At DiscountHaving a tough time finding a feline? This weekend's your lucky break as the Tri-County Humane Society in St. Cloud, Minn., said it needs to make room for an overabundance of cats. The shelter's 32 cages are full, and another 16 cages are needed for adoptable felines in need of a transition out of the treatment rooms. The sale aims to ensure no cats are euthanized simply due to a lack of space.
Dayton Urges Minn. Businesses To Adopt A School Gov. Mark Dayton is encouraging Minnesota businesses to "adopt a school" and take a more active role in educating the state's youth.