Pets

  Your pets can’t give you coronavirus, but you can give it to them

  Brandon High School hosts police K9 trials this weekend

  4-H preparing kids for more than raising farm animals

  Pets being shot in Brookhaven neighborhood, families concerned

  Shelter for abused women now offers safe haven for clients’ pets, too

  Rankin County’s hero K-9 retires in style thanks to national nonprofit for working dogs

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  2019 is Mississippi’s 2nd largest alligator haul; officials say hunters are getting better

  Zoo set to change hands Oct. 1, but questions about licensure remain

Forest city pound and rescue group desperately working to get dogs adopted before they are euthanized

Local rescue helping high risk dogs in path of Tropical Storm Barry

Puppy found dumped on side of Mississippi road in arm chair

  Alleged Forest cattle thief got away with it - until the cows came home

Dog shot, left in kennel in Jackson on road to recovery

After several weeks of vet treatment, the dog, named Johnny, is well on the road to recovery. He weighs 70 pounds, loves people and seems to like other animals.

  ’Lil Pup’ reunited with Brookhaven owners after going missing, sent up north

Lil Pup went missing in late January, after following a family member further up the road than he may have intended.

Good Samaritan finds dog shot, left in cage on side of road

The cage was sitting on the side of the road on Greenway Drive near Mississippi Animal Rescue League. A hand-written note taped to the side of the cage scribbled “aggressive breed”.

Severely malnourished dog rescued after living five years chained in mud pit

A Columbus pit bull rescue was contacted about a dog in horrific conditions chained in a pit of mud on Tuesday.

'Still in shock’: Lincoln Co. family to be reunited with lost pup after he was taken out of state by local shelter

  Lincoln Co. family searching for beloved pet that was transported to New York by local shelter

Recently widowed woman dies trying to save pets from fire

  Woman rubs feces on neighbors’ door in retaliation for dog pooping in yard

GRAPHIC: Dog shot twice in head with dangling jaw, recovering after surgery