Carson Valley Sertoma Presents Douglas Animal Welfare Group With Contribution

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Sertoma Club   At the April 10 meeting of the Carson Valley Sertoma Club at the C.O.D. Casino in Minden, the club heard about the Douglas Animal Welfare Group’s activities and its support for the Douglas County Animal Shelter. We presented DAWG president Patti Fierle with a $200 contribution to DAWG. PLEASE SUPPORT OUR SPONSORS Continue reading Carson Valley Sertoma Presents Douglas Animal Welfare Group With Contribution

Carson Valley Dog Scouts To Help Salvation Army Raise Funds At Smith’s Dec. 20

Staff Reports   GARDNERVILLE, Nevada, December 18, 2014 — A few of the Silver Paws Dog Scouts of America from Troop 220 will help the Salvation Army raise funds Saturday, Dec. 20 at Smith’s in Gardnerville from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dogs can take folding money and put it in a basket, hold a basket for donations, wear a donation vest or even ring a bell. … Continue reading Carson Valley Dog Scouts To Help Salvation Army Raise Funds At Smith’s Dec. 20

A Paws For Tails With Australian Shepherd Border Collie Rescue of Northern Nevada: Dec. 1

by Kathy Givens, Australian Border Collie Rescue of Northern Nevada Dear Friend and Adopter: 2014 started out with a bang!  The last of 22 pups were adopted.  Their mothers now getting the proper attention due them were all spayed and adopted, never to know being homeless and pregnant again.  Jewel was one of those moms.  She was named due to her sweet essence and brought … Continue reading A Paws For Tails With Australian Shepherd Border Collie Rescue of Northern Nevada: Dec. 1

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Seeks Information On Dog Shooting

by Sgt. Pat Brooks, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — On October 28, 2014 at 5:00 pm, The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 1900 Block of Palomino Lane in reference to a dog being shot. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Deputies were advised that the dog owner, Kellie Mehoves noticed her dog laying in her living room with a injury to the dog’s … Continue reading Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Seeks Information On Dog Shooting

A Paws For Tails With Australian Shepherd Border Collie Rescue of Northern Nevada: Oct. 7

By Kathy Givens, Australian Shepherd Border Collie Rescue of Northern Nevada This fall we are welcoming a litter of pups. Their mom is a beautiful purebred Border Collie with a sweet and gentle disposition. Natty was found dumped in a canyon and we have found her to be an outstanding dog. She has bee a great mother and she and her pups are well cared … Continue reading A Paws For Tails With Australian Shepherd Border Collie Rescue of Northern Nevada: Oct. 7

Valley Dog earns Masters Barn Hunt title

Valley Dog earns Masters Barn Hunt title Staff Reports A Valley dog earned a prestigious distinction this week due to its efforts in the growing sport of “Barn Hunt.” Bella, belonging to Valley resident Inger Hotho, became the first Labrador retriever in the country to earn a Masters title in Barn Hunt. Barn Hunt highlights the role of dogs in ridding barns, homes and properties of vermin. … Continue reading Valley Dog earns Masters Barn Hunt title