animals

Hot car dangers during the warm weather

MEDFORD, Ore. – With temperatures rising, local police want to remind people not to leave animals and kids in hot cars. Police say people who leave animals or kids in cars can get cited for endangerment of an animal or child. There …

So. Humane debuting new food pantry

MEDFORD, Ore. — The Southern Oregon Humane Society spent Saturday handing out free dog and cat food to pet owners. This is part of a new initiative that is aiming to keep pets with their families and provide a sense of security …

Can animals contract COVID-19?

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. — According to the American Veterinary Medical Association, many people are asking if animals can contract COVID-19. The AMVA says there is no evidence that shows animals can contract COVID-19. There is also no evidence that animals can spread it …

Vet clinics change protocols for appointments

MEDFORD, Ore. — Veterinarian clinics across the valley are changing the ways people can take their animals to the vet. Many clinics are implementing a new protocol called ‘curbside care’. Curbside care requires pet owners to stay in their car and employees …