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Homeward Animal Shelter sees increased donations from Betty White Challenge

Homeward Animal Shelter has raised eight thousand dollars on Facebook

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR)- The Betty White Challenge of donating to animal shelters has been picking up momentum at a Fargo shelter. Homeward Animal Shelter has raised $8,000 on Facebook. The Hollywood legend, a known animal advocate, would have turned 100-years-old on Monday. All this week Homeward has been raising money and offering a discount on adoption fees to help finding…

Pet Connection: Meet Dominic

Homeward Animal Shelter is slashing adoption fees this month because they're overflowing with animals in need

  Dominic is a sweetheart according to Heather Klefstad with Homeward Animal Shelter. She says the two-year-old black and white kitty is shy, and would love some time and space to warm up to someone. But once he does, all he wants is cuddles all day. He would probably need to be the only cat in a home. But he’s…

LIVE: NDSU Students Surprised By Popularity Of New Pet Event Business

Playtime Pet Events Hosting Its 3rd Event This Weekend

  FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) — You have an opportunity to get your pets some exercise and socialization this weekend, escape the cold, help out an animal shelter and support student entrepreneurs at the same time. Playtime Pet Events was started by NDSU students as part of an entrepreneurship class. They create interactive events for dogs and their owners. Their third…

Students Hold Interactive Dog Walk

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) — Dogs in the FM area are being treated by NDSU students and their pet project, Playtime Pet Events.  “One of the assignments for the semester is to pretty much come up with a business idea and have some sort of prototype or service that shows what your business entails. So for ours, we decided to do…

Pet Connection: Meet Zumi

Zumi Joins Pet Connection From Homeward Animal Shelter

  This week’s Pet Connection is an energetic young pup looking to be the baby of the house. Zumi’s adoption fee is $100 off during October thanks to Muscatell Subaru and the Subaru Loves Pets Adopt-A-Thon. Zumi is also part of a contest on the Homeward Animal Shelter Facebook page. Just head to this post and comment on what you…

North Dakota electronics recycling company raises money for local animal shelter

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) — A Bismarck-based electronics recycling company is collecting people’s old tech at the Holiday Inn Fargo to help benefit a local animal shelter. For every computer donated, North Dakota E–Waste is giving $5 to Homeward Animal Shelter. The pandemic has been especially hard on animal shelters. Homeward currently has 200 animals in its care and adoptions have…

Pet Connection: Meet Mac

Homeward Animal Shelter Cutting Adult Cat Adoption Fees To $25 This Month

  Mac might be the closest thing you’ll ever find to a cat that looks like Garfield. The orange tabby is nearly four years old. He’s a sweet guy who would love a home with another cat to play with. You might be able to get multiple cats this month thanks to Homeward Animal Shelter. The shelter is cutting the…

Pet Connection: Meet Camo

Camo Has Been Looking For A Home For Nearly A Year

  Camo is a guy who’s been waiting far too long for a home. The 3 1/2 year-old Pittie has been at Homeward Animal Shelter for nearly a year waiting for a home. Their goal is to find Camo a family by the end of the summer. He’s an energetic dog who can have hours of fun with just a…

Protect runaway pets on Independence Day

"Fireworks are scary so turn on a radio or TV something to drown out the sound."

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) — A local animal shelter is reminding people of pet safety when out celebrating this holiday weekend. People with a local shelter say Independence Day celebrations are the leading cause for family pets to go missing or end up at the local pound. One way to ensure your furry friends are safe is to have a pet…

Animal shelters see decrease in pet adoptions

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) — An increase of abandoned animals has local shelters pleading for help. “In the FM area right now we’re seeing a huge increase in the number of animals that the shelters and rescues are taking in, unfortunately that leaves us very confined with what space we have available,” Homeward Animal Shelter Operations Director, Heather Clyde said. Heather…