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Humane

November 1, 2012
Humane Society: rescued mares to be released to homes; prognosis poor for colt
November 1, 2012 - 1:51pm
October 29, 2012
Neglected horses surrendered to Willmar, Minn., shelter; help sought with veterinary costs
October 29, 2012 - 5:26pm
February 20, 2012
Savannah, left, a female Lhasa apso-poodle mix, and Reed, a male Pomeranian, were apparently abandoned on the edge of Willmar. Hawk Creek Animal Shelter staff rescued the pair who now have a chance to be adopted. The shelter, owned and operated by the Humane Society of Kandiyohi and Meeker Counties, spends an average of $209 to care for each animal, and adoption fees do not cover those costs. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Local Humane Society seeks support at Save Our Tails fundraiser Friday in Willmar, Minn.
February 20, 2012 - 12:00am
January 27, 2012
Letter: Welcome home, Lord!
January 27, 2012 - 12:00am
January 2, 2012
Sue Lea of Kandiyohi volunteers Friday and spends some quality time with the dogs, like Eve, at the Hawk Creek Animal Shelter. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Humane Society to give 'state of the shelter' report this week
January 2, 2012 - 12:00am
September 24, 2011
Fancy the horse, left, and George the horse along with a miniature horse, Romeo, are currently at an area foster home arranged by the  Humane Society of Kandiyohi County. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Humane Society takes in horses, needs adoptive homes, help with costs
September 24, 2011 - 12:00am
August 29, 2011
Brielle Thorpe, 12, of Willmar holds a kitten from the Swift County Humane Society in Benson during the Kmart celebration of National Pet Month Saturday at the Kandi Mall. The Kandiyohi County Humane Society also participated in the promotion. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Nice kitty
August 29, 2011 - 12:00am
December 15, 2010
Daisy poses in one of a variety of photos that were snapped by New York-based professional photographer Jack Deutsch. The pooch, owned by Darlene and Gary Larson of rural New London, can next be seen on the cover of the ASPCA calendar for 2011. Submitted photo by Jack Deutsch
Local pooch snags cover of ASPCA's 2011 calendar
December 15, 2010 - 12:00am
November 24, 2010
Vehicles are seen Wednesday near the ex-terior of Willmar Poultry Company's Willmar facility. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Video: HSUS report on abuse allegations at Willmar Poultry Co.
November 24, 2010 - 12:52am
Vehicles are seen Wednesday near the ex-terior of Willmar Poultry Company's Willmar facility. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Turkey abuse at Willmar hatchery is alleged by Humane Society
November 24, 2010 - 12:00am
November 23, 2010
Update: HSUS makes allegations of abuses, cruelty at Willmar Poultry hatchery, WPC responds
November 23, 2010 - 1:44pm
July 6, 2010
Valerie, a pit bull available for adoption from the Humane Society of Kandiyohi County's Hawk Creek Animal Shelter, is involved in a new training program the shelter hopes will increase the rate of long-term successful adoptions of pit bulls -- a category that includes Staffordshire and bull terriers. Of the 1,000 or so animals who come through the shelter's doors each year, dogs classified as pit bulls are among the harder ones to place. Valerie is also pictured at top and below left during a walk Frida...
Animal shelter tackles new initiative to improve successful pit bull adoption rate
July 6, 2010 - 12:00am
Oscar, a mixed-breed puppy, is held Tuesday by his owner, Brenda Valenzuela, during a vaccination clinic at Regency East mobile home park. Hawk Creek Animal Shelter helped organize the community outreach clinic, which offered low-cost pet vaccinations at Willmar's mobile home parks. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
County Humane Society brings low-cost animal vaccination to neighborhood outreach clinics
May 6, 2010 - 12:00am
Teri Evenson, manager of the Humane Society of Kandiyohi County, left, and Kristina Bultman, a veterinary technician student at Ridgewater College in Willmar, talk to kindergarten students Wednesday at Kennedy Elementary School in Willmar, as a pair of collies wait patiently to greet the students. The collies, Emma, left, and Kip, are trained therapy dogs and their skills were evident as they later wooed the eager youngsters waiting to pet them. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Wooing the crowd
May 6, 2010 - 12:00am
Lisa Hasse of Willmar puts the final touches on the display of auction items for Friday evening's Save Our Tails auction at the Holiday Inn Convention Center. The meal and auction is an annual fund raising event for the Humane Society of Kandiyohi County. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Save Our Tails
February 6, 2010 - 12:00am
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