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September 17, 2015
Humane Society offers low-cost pet vaccinations
September 17, 2015 - 11:14pm
June 4, 2012
A sample of the pet tags available at the Hawk Creek Animal Shelter. The IDs are being placed on every pet who's adopted and every pet who arrives at the shelter and is claimed by an owner. They're also for sale to the public. (Tribune photo by Anne Polta)
New project of Willmar, Minn., shelter focuses on need for pet ID tags
June 4, 2012 - 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
October 2, 2010
A small orange kitten surveys the world through the wire bars of its crate at the Hawk Creek Animal Shelter. A high kitten population has overflowed the shelter this fall. Tribune photo by Anne Polta
Animal shelter issues plea for help with high kitten census
October 2, 2010 - 12:00am
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
June 23, 2010
Buddy is pictured with Marilyn Modica. Tribune photos by Ron Adams
Therapy dogs at Rice Hospice in Willmar help bring comfort to dying patients
June 23, 2010 - 12:00am
April 10, 2010
Carol Nelson, left, of the Humane Society of Kandiyohi County, pats Allie the cat Friday as she is held by her new owner Belva Sorenson of Willmar. The cat was the 200th to be adopted through a Humane Society partnership with Black Dog Pets and store owner Steve Woehler. The joint effort with the Willmar pet store began in 2004 and the 100th adoption was marked in February of 2008. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
200 cats find new homes
April 10, 2010 - 12:00am
March 30, 2010
Letter: Check the pet photo contest
March 30, 2010 - 12:00am
March 15, 2010
Pet Photo Contest voting begins for Semi-Final Round 1
March 15, 2010 - 1:23pm
March 13, 2010
Charlotte Cornell, a pet groomer at Willmar's Fancy Coats, stands by Friday while Fluffy the cat checks out Murphy the dog's latest do as the two pets finish up their grooming sessions. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Checking each other out
March 13, 2010 - 12:00am