Update: Rocco is recovering well and is on his way to finding a forever home!
The owner of the Davis Co. property from which over 300 animals were rescued in February 2014 was found committing the same crime, this time in Missouri.
The Animal Rescue League of Iowa (ARL) will be celebrating the ASPCA national Help A Horse Day on April 26 and competing for a chance to win up to $10,000 in grant prizes to assist with efforts to rescue and rehome horses.
The ARL has had the honor to partner with Midwest K9 Protection and Detection for many years to place dogs with their program to be trained as K9 dogs. It is with heavy hearts that we share the news of the passing of one of "our" K9 stars, Echo.
Winter weather is here to stay. Here are some tips to keep your pets safe in cold temperatures.
On Wednesday we received a call from a Polk County Animal Control Officer to assist with a 6 week old kitten he was trying to rescue from a 20 foot culvert in Johnston. With the morning rain, the water was rising and he wasn't able to reach the kitten, despite his best efforts. We quickly loaded up with nets and poles and headed out there.
Five agencies partner to remove the 21 different species as part of a court order.
Help your pets to have a joyful holiday season by following these holiday safety tips.
Family gatherings and feasts of food are often key components of Thanksgiving celebrations. However, both can pose dangers to your pets. Consider the following tips to keep your pets safe during the festivities of the holiday.
The ARL is profoundly sad to announce the loss of our long time staff veterinarian, Dr. Greg Berry, who passed away unexpectedly October 28 from a massive heart attack.