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Shop ‘Rescued’ Open House-Help Pets In Need
Pets need our help at the holidays and a local non-profit hopes to raise money for our furry friends and local animal shelters.
Rescued is a high-end, non-profit resale shop stocked with items from clothing to books to housewares at affordable prices...
Free Pet Adoptions For QC Vets
Here's a cool way to honor our local vets and find fur-ever homes for dogs and cats.
The Quad City Animal Welfare Center is participating in Pets for Vets, a statewide adoption event that waives cat and dog adoption fees for veterans and active service members...
Dogtoberfest IX Will Be Held In Bettendorf This Year
Dogtoberfest IX will be held at a new location this year. The event which features a live auction, gift basket raffles, food and drink will be held at the Crow Creek Dog Park, 4800 Devils Glen Road, Bettendorf, from 12:00 noon until 3:30 pm on Sunday, October 1. Th...
Walking Your Dog Helps a Quad City Animal Shelter
Who knew you could support a local animal shelter by walking your dog? Mutt Strut is Quad City Animal Welfare Center’s fundraising walk for pets and their families on the scenic Hennepin Canal Pathway and will be held Sat., Sept, 23, from 9 to 11:30 a
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Splashing Canine Fun in Milan
If you're looking to have some water fun with your pooch, join the Quad City Animal Welfare Center at the Soggy Doggy Splash Party Sunday, Sep. 3, 2017 at the Milan Sprayground in Dickson Park, 315 4th Ave. E., in Milan from 1 to 3 p.m.
Dog admission to play in the sprinklers is by donation...
Get Some Zen at These Quad Cities Parks
Weather in the Quad Cities will be perfect this weekend to be outdoors. If you're pressed for time here are four parks close by to spend some time with family, friends or even by yourself.
Stephens Park is a little more than a mile from downtown Moline...
Dogs Not Welcome On Iowa Restaurant & Bar Patios
It's been a law on the books for years in Iowa: all pets other than service animals are prohibited from being on restaurant and bar patios. But, until now, it was never aggressively enforced. The Health Department was always content to focus on other issues...
New Law for Dog Owners Passed in Illinois
Attention dog owners! We're sure you all love your pooches and would never want harm to come to them, and now the government is getting involved to help make sure of that. Especially if you have an outdoor dog or cat, you'll want to take note of this...