All posts by Eric Forrest

  • Help keep the memory of Bowie, the tragically-passed pup, alive

    Last week, we let readers know about Bowie, a 13-week-old pup who, despite its best effort, the rescue community just couldn’t save. It was a great example of how animal advocates work together to better and save...

    • Posted February 26, 2019
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  • Looking for pet-friendly housing in Omaha?

    It’s certainly a difficult job looking for a new place to live, especially if you’re needing a place that’s pet-friendly. Luckily for our readers, Rent.com has tipped up off to a list of ten places that rank...

    • Posted February 20, 2019
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  • Must Love Dogs- Speed Dating Opportunities for Dog Lovers

    Big Dogs Huge Paws, a regional rescue that works in and around Omaha, is em-barking on something fun here this spring. With Barks N Brews, a new doggie daycare and watering hole, the rescue is hosting “Must...

    • Posted February 20, 2019
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  • Attend the I Love My Dog Expo this Weekend!

    February 23/24, 2019 – I Love My Dog Expo On Saturday and Sunday, February 23/24, 2019, join Domesti-PUPS for its I Love My Dog Expo! The show is an annual benefit to help support Domesti-PUPS programs to ​provide​...

    • Posted February 19, 2019
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  • Meet Javelan, help in its mission to aid military veterans

    If you didn’t know already, there’s a local, noble, and necessary non-profit organization, Javelan, dedicated to providing service dogs to enrich the lives of military veterans. By enabling independence and providing life-changing support, Javelan is doing important...

    • Posted February 19, 2019
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  • 4 Tips for Keeping Your Dog Warm This Winter

    Canine Weekly is a wonderful publication (find it at the link below!) and we’re happy to present this post from the writers over there. Enjoy and keep those puppies warm! If you have been keeping up with...

    • Posted February 18, 2019
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  • Over 11K adoptions at the Nebraska Humane Society in 2018

    One reason we love the Nebraska Humane Society is its willingness to report yearly statistics about animals that come into the shelter. In 2018, over 20,000 animals made their way into the care of the shelter through...

    • Posted February 17, 2019
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  • “We received our final tally on what it costs to have our heart broken”

    At one location, a bill was paid of almost $400. At another location a bill was paid of approximately $3,000. The final location, the bill, that included final services, was paid of over $5,400 That is approximately...

    • Posted February 17, 2019
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  • Long Dog Fat Cat introduces locally-sourced jerky for dogs and cats

    Long Dog Fat Cat is one of our favorite area humane pet businesses and they’ve been a great rescue partner to the community. From sponsoring animal events to celebrating local companies that care for companion animals, Long...

    • Posted February 16, 2019
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  • Meet rescuer and Nature Dog manager Mariah Barrett

    If you’ve been following Pets in Omaha for any amount of time, you’ve surely seen our in-depth interviews with local and national pet personalities. We’ve met and interviewed dozens of folks who love pets- from news anchors...

    • Posted February 16, 2019
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