All posts by Pets Team

  • Nearly 100 dogs found in a trailer- some await homes at Nebraska Humane Society

    Over the years, we’ve heard of dozens of unbelievably tragic and horrific situations involving people failing animals. Whether it’s in a puppy mill or a private residence in Nebraska or elsewhere, the stories are sometimes hard to...

    • Posted August 1, 2021
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  • Interesting Facts About A Boerboel

    The Boerboel is an interesting breed whose popularity has grown far and wide. It exhibits large and powerful features, traits that make it a perfect watchdog.  It is also a fast runner, an impeccable hunter, and socializes...

    • Posted July 30, 2021
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  • July 24/25 Weekend at Aksarben : Ribstock and Pick a Pooch

    The weekend of the 2021 Pick a Pooch Adoption Days and Pet Expo keeps getting more exciting! Ribstock will be taking place simultaneously, and there’s a special offer available if you’re heading down to Stinson Park and...

    • Posted July 17, 2021
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  • Adopting at the Pick a Pooch Adoption Days Event

    The 2021 Pick a Pooch Adoption Days are just 10 days away! We’re in a new home at Baxter Arena, but event-goers can expect much of what they’re used to at the annual get-together. Adoptable animals, vendors,...

    • Posted July 14, 2021
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  • New program pays adoption fees for pets that go to military veterans

    The Nebraska Department of Veteran’s Affairs asks a question on its website: Why Should Vets Get Pets? And here’s its answer: A study done at two Department of Veterans Affairs outpatient clinics examining the benefits of canine...

    • Posted July 8, 2021
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  • Benefits of Spinach in Your Dog’s Diet

    Spinach is good for humans, but is it healthy for your dog? Just like other vegetables, you need to know their impact on your furry friend. Naturally, dogs are carnivorous. Therefore, they may not necessarily need vegetables...

    • Posted July 7, 2021
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  • How to Shop for a Litter Box

    Pets also love convenience and tidiness and so deserve their own “bathroom.” Apart from keeping the pet clean, a litter box will help keep the house and surrounding areas clean and free from pet droppings. Another thing...

    • Posted July 2, 2021
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  • Bow Wow: The 8 Best New Dog Owner Gifts

    Is your friend or loved one welcoming a new puppy into their life for the first time? Raising a dog can be a rewarding and fulfilling experience. Studies show that over 98% of dog owners believe that...

    • Posted July 1, 2021
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  • Grand Reopening set for July 1, 2021 at the Nebraska Humane Society

    Since opening the Lied Humane Center building in February of 2000, the Nebraska Humane Society has served more than 450,000 animals that required surgeries, shelter, grooming, training, rehabilitation and more to get back on their feet.  To...

    • Posted June 29, 2021
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  • Bellevue PD has a new Goldendoodle Officer- Mo, the therapy dog

    Having a therapy dog is not a trend anymore it seems, but a requirement. We’ve shared stories from multiple police and fire departments, hospitals, and even a dentist that have utilized trained pups to help, comfort, and...

    • Posted June 29, 2021
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