The sad story of Jimmy the cat is prompting some Woodbury residents to say they are "embarrassed" to live in the city. Jimmy, a diabetic, grey-striped tabby, was killed on December 9 at the Woodbury Animal Humane Society, days after the death of his owner, Woodbury resident Mary Ray. There was ju ... More >>
Mike Fry has been eagerly anticipating the kick-off of Occupy MN -- the Occupy Wall Street solidarity protest in the downtown Government Plaza -- for some time now. There's just one problem. He's the executive director of Animal Ark and when at work, needs to not smell and look like someone who ... More >>
The Animal Humane Society didn't give us much hope last week that the 120 cats rescued from a 500- square-foot St. Anthony mobile home would stay alive long. And now they are dead.
Attempts at state regulation fail, so activists try something new
Is the reign of feral cats over in the Twin Cities?
For the past year council members Gary Schiff and Lisa Goodman have been working to make changes to improve Minneapolis' departm ... More >>
Animal welfare advocates say the shelter could dramatically reduce euthanasia rates
Critics say the Animal Humane Society's method of dispatching the unadoptable is cruel. It's certainly becoming unusual.