Kitten sleeping on bed with tiny pillow


National Lost Pet Prevention Month

Did you know that each year, approximately 10 million pets are lost in the United States? It’s even more astonishing to know that of those animals, its estimated that 80% of them are not found or return home. Spaying or neutering your pet greatly reduced the risk of your pet roaming away from home. An…
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As stewards of animal welfare with a mission to reduce overpopulation through high-quality, high-volume spay and neutering, we cherish the partnerships we form with organizations that focus on continuity with our mission. This month, we would like to recognize the value that Hello Pitty Rescue adds not only to our organization, but to the animal…
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K9 Officer Hanz Retires

Last month, a very special member of the Pierce County Sheriff’s department, and a familiar snout around Whiskers Wine and Dine, hung up his vest and badge after many years of faithful service to the residents of Pierce County. Our beloved K9 Hanz retired from the Sheriff’s Department after serving for over 6 years on…
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April Showers are Bringing May Flowers

With increased time at home, perhaps you’ve had the chance to plant that garden that has been on the home improvement list for some time now.  If you have pets at home, it’s important to know that while beautiful, not all plants are safe for all pets. The weather has turned sunny and warm, and…
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How COVID-19 is actually HELPING animals

What a weird concept, right?  How could this international pandemic and the feelings of social isolation turn out to be a good thing?  We are experiencing something like nothing we’ve experienced before, and the restrictions on our daily activities seem endless.  And with all of the chaos and uncertainty, a little glimmer of hope for…
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NWSNC: the inside scoop on staff

A phrase I am sure we have all heard at least once is “Choose a job you love and you’ll never have to work a day in your life”.  While what we do inside the walls of Northwest Spay and Neuter Center is HARD WORK, it is also rewarding, impactful, meaningful, and incredibly important.  The…
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