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  • Tuesday's Tail: Meet Zoey!

    Tuesday's Tail: Meet Zoey!

    Tuesday, March 28 2017 3:39 PM EDT2017-03-28 19:39:14 GMT
    Zoey (Source: KOLD News 13)Zoey (Source: KOLD News 13)

    Zoey is a joyful, boisterous 1-year-old boxer/pointer mix who came to the Pima Animal Care Center in February with a serious wound on her neck. 

    Zoey is a joyful, boisterous 1-year-old boxer/pointer mix who came to the Pima Animal Care Center in February with a serious wound on her neck. 

  • Help the Humane Society of Southern AZ set a new world record - most dogs in a photo

    Help the Humane Society of Southern AZ set a new world record - most dogs in a photo

    Monday, March 27 2017 6:34 PM EDT2017-03-27 22:34:35 GMT
    (Source: Humane Society of Southern Arizona)(Source: Humane Society of Southern Arizona)

    The Humane Society of Southern Arizona could use your help during this event, they are expecting at least 200 dogs at the world record attempt.

    The Humane Society of Southern Arizona could use your help during this event, they are expecting at least 200 dogs at the world record attempt.

  • Video: 'Cone of shame' less shameful when filled with food

    Video: 'Cone of shame' less shameful when filled with food

    Friday, March 24 2017 12:07 PM EDT2017-03-24 16:07:13 GMT
    Friday, March 24 2017 12:15 PM EDT2017-03-24 16:15:25 GMT

    Several videos posted to Facebook show Murphy, a Goldendoodle, enjoying his medical cone as a convenient holster for pasta and popcorn.

    Several videos posted to Facebook show Murphy, a Goldendoodle, enjoying his medical cone as a convenient holster for pasta and popcorn.

  • Name your own adoption fee at PACC's 1st construction sale

    Name your own adoption fee at PACC's 1st construction sale

    Thursday, March 23 2017 5:55 PM EDT2017-03-23 21:55:25 GMT
    (Source: Pima Animal Care Center)(Source: Pima Animal Care Center)

    This is part of PACC's first Construction Sale event, to celebrate the progress that has been made on the new animal care building.  

    This is part of PACC's first Construction Sale event, to celebrate the progress that has been made on the new animal care building.  

  • Adopt Love Adopt Local one-day mega-adoption fair

    Adopt Love Adopt Local one-day mega-adoption fair

    Wednesday, March 22 2017 8:08 PM EDT2017-03-23 00:08:48 GMT
    (Source: The Pima Alliance for Animal Welfare)(Source: The Pima Alliance for Animal Welfare)

    The Pima Alliance for Animal Welfare (PAAW) is hosting the third annual mega-adoption animal fair, Adopt Love Adopt Local in April.  

    The Pima Alliance for Animal Welfare (PAAW) is hosting the third annual mega-adoption animal fair, Adopt Love Adopt Local in April.  

  • Disabled animals get wheels to walk again

    Disabled animals get wheels to walk again

    Wednesday, March 22 2017 8:04 PM EDT2017-03-23 00:04:49 GMT
    Wednesday, March 22 2017 8:04 PM EDT2017-03-23 00:04:49 GMT

     A 28-year-old Massachusetts business has built devices that have helped more than 20,000 disabled animals walk. 

     A 28-year-old Massachusetts business has built devices that have helped more than 20,000 disabled animals walk again. 

  • Humane Society of Southern AZ offering weekly rattlesnake avoidance classes

    Humane Society of Southern AZ offering weekly rattlesnake avoidance classes

    Monday, March 20 2017 9:15 PM EDT2017-03-21 01:15:29 GMT

    These classes will be offered on a weekly basis, to teach the dogs how to use their eyes, nose, and ears to recognize rattlesnakes and associate their appearance, scent, and sound with danger.  

    These classes will be offered on a weekly basis, to teach the dogs how to use their eyes, nose, and ears to recognize rattlesnakes and associate their appearance, scent, and sound with danger.  

  • Inaugural Paws on the Run 5k to benefit PACC

    Inaugural Paws on the Run 5k to benefit PACC

    Monday, March 20 2017 8:35 PM EDT2017-03-21 00:35:51 GMT
    (Source: Pima County)(Source: Pima County)

    Tucson Medical Center and Pima Animal Care Center have teamed up to help raise funds for PACC and Girls on the Run, according to a recent release. 

    Tucson Medical Center and Pima Animal Care Center have teamed up to help raise funds for PACC and Girls on the Run, according to a recent release. 

  • Blue Buffalo recalls canned dog food

    Blue Buffalo recalls canned dog food

    Saturday, March 18 2017 7:18 AM EDT2017-03-18 11:18:28 GMT
    Saturday, March 18 2017 7:22 AM EDT2017-03-18 11:22:18 GMT
    Source: Blue BuffaloSource: Blue Buffalo

    Blue Buffalo Company has announced the recall of a brand of canned dog food that when ingested, could lead to vomiting, diarrhea and difficulty breathing.

    Blue Buffalo Company has announced the recall of a brand of canned dog food that when ingested, could lead to vomiting, diarrhea and difficulty breathing.

  • Dog mauling in Sahuarita raises questions

    Dog mauling in Sahuarita raises questions

    Friday, March 17 2017 9:19 PM EDT2017-03-18 01:19:10 GMT
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)

    Pima Animal Care Center officials said they tried to get in touch with the woman but the number supplied by the Sahuarita Police Department was wrong. No further attempt was made and the case was mismarked, which resulted in no further follow up.

    Pima Animal Care Center officials said they tried to get in touch with the woman but the number supplied by the Sahuarita Police Department was wrong. No further attempt was made and the case was mismarked, which resulted in no further follow up.

  • Help Hermitage Cat Shelter win the Tournament of Tails grand prize

    Help Hermitage Cat Shelter win the Tournament of Tails grand prize

    Friday, March 17 2017 5:19 PM EDT2017-03-17 21:19:21 GMT
    (Source: Tournament of Tails/Pet Plan)(Source: Tournament of Tails/Pet Plan)

    This competition coincides with the NCAA men’s basketball tournament, TOT features adoptable pets representing each shelter and going head-to-head with another shelter in this bracket style format (similar to March Madness brackets).

    This competition coincides with the NCAA men’s basketball tournament, TOT features adoptable pets representing each shelter and going head-to-head with another shelter in this bracket style format (similar to March Madness brackets).

  • Pet Pals: Meet Penn!

    Pet Pals: Meet Penn!

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 2:26 PM EDT2017-03-15 18:26:05 GMT

    This sweet boy would thrive with an active family. He loves everyone and enjoys going on walks and running.

    This sweet boy would thrive with an active family. He loves everyone and enjoys going on walks and running.

  • Woman reunited with pet dog who disappeared 6 months ago

    Woman reunited with pet dog who disappeared 6 months ago

    Wednesday, March 15 2017 11:04 AM EDT2017-03-15 15:04:39 GMT
    Wednesday, March 15 2017 11:04 AM EDT2017-03-15 15:04:39 GMT
    A New Jersey woman has been reunited with her beloved pet dog that skipped out of her apartment six months ago.
    A New Jersey woman has been reunited with her beloved pet dog that skipped out of her apartment six months ago.
  • Tuesday's Tail: Princess

    Tuesday's Tail: Meet Princess!

    Tuesday's Tail: Meet Princess!

    Tuesday, March 14 2017 3:07 PM EDT2017-03-14 19:07:47 GMT

    Princess is a beautiful, brindle American Staffordshire Terrier mix and is 10 years old. 

    Princess is a beautiful, brindle American Staffordshire Terrier mix and is 10 years old. 

  • Group wants Marana to continue relationship with PACC

    Group wants Marana to continue relationship with PACC

    Monday, March 13 2017 10:35 PM EDT2017-03-14 02:35:13 GMT
    (Source: Pima County)(Source: Pima County)

    There's growing opposition to a plan being debated in Marana to sever its ties with Pima Animal Care Center.

    There's growing opposition to a plan being debated in Marana to sever its ties with Pima Animal Care Center.

  • Shih Tzu bride and groom united in holy muttrimony

    Shih Tzu bride and groom united in holy muttrimony

    Thursday, March 9 2017 7:18 PM EST2017-03-10 00:18:45 GMT
    Friday, March 10 2017 11:29 AM EST2017-03-10 16:29:47 GMT

    The happy couple said their doggy I-dos and took their wedding bows, wowing the audience.

    The happy couple said their doggy I-dos and took their wedding bows, wowing the audience.

  • PACC Emergency Preparedness for Pets presentation

    PACC Emergency Preparedness for Pets presentation

    Thursday, March 9 2017 5:08 PM EST2017-03-09 22:08:24 GMT

    “We want the members of the community to know what Pima County is prepared to do in an emergency situation,” said Adam Ricci, PACC field services manager. “And we need to provide information to people so they can take the best possible care of their pets, even in a crisis.”  

    “We want the members of the community to know what Pima County is prepared to do in an emergency situation,” said Adam Ricci, PACC field services manager. “And we need to provide information to people so they can take the best possible care of their pets, even in a crisis.”  

  • AZ Game and Fish: Adopt a desert tortoise

    AZ Game and Fish: Adopt a desert tortoise

    Tuesday, March 7 2017 4:58 PM EST2017-03-07 21:58:27 GMT
    Desert tortoises can be interactive and provide companionship without as many demands as a cat or dog. (Source: Arizona Game and Fish Department)Desert tortoises can be interactive and provide companionship without as many demands as a cat or dog. (Source: Arizona Game and Fish Department)

    Arizona Game and Fish is opening up registration for its desert tortoise adoption program, as the reptiles awake from their winter sleep. According to AZGFD all ages and sizes of desert tortoise are available to approved homes.  

    Arizona Game and Fish is opening up registration for its desert tortoise adoption program, as the reptiles awake from their winter sleep. According to AZGFD all ages and sizes of desert tortoise are available to approved homes.  

  • Paralyzed dog needs new home

    Paralyzed dog needs new home

    Monday, March 6 2017 8:15 PM EST2017-03-07 01:15:52 GMT
    Tuesday, March 7 2017 8:01 AM EST2017-03-07 13:01:26 GMT
    (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)(Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    A Valley dog who is paralyzed from the waist down is looking to be adopted. 

    A Valley dog who is paralyzed from the waist down is looking to be adopted. 

  • Marana mulls not renewing contract with PACC

    Marana mulls not renewing contract with PACC

    Friday, March 3 2017 7:43 PM EST2017-03-04 00:43:54 GMT
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)

    Marana says it could have its own animal control officers pick up animals, which could be sheltered at the Humane Society, if an agreement is reached.

    Marana says it could have its own animal control officers pick up animals, which could be sheltered at the Humane Society, if an agreement is reached.

  • Man facing animal abuse charges after reports of him hitting dogs with a shovel

    Man facing animal abuse charges after reports of him hitting dogs with a shovel

    Thursday, March 2 2017 10:53 PM EST2017-03-03 03:53:18 GMT
    Noe Morales (Source: Tucson Police Department)Noe Morales (Source: Tucson Police Department)

    The Tucson Police Department arrested 28-year-old Noe Morales on Friday, Feb. 24, in a home in the 4500 block of South Mission.  Morales is in the Pima County Jail, facing a felony animal abuse charge.   

    The Tucson Police Department arrested 28-year-old Noe Morales on Friday, Feb. 24, in a home in the 4500 block of South Mission.  Morales is in the Pima County Jail, facing a felony animal abuse charge.   

  • Shelter dog known for playing dead gets adopted

    Shelter dog known for playing dead gets adopted

    Thursday, March 2 2017 11:50 AM EST2017-03-02 16:50:36 GMT

    "Shamu" was adopted at Pima Animal Care Center on Tuesday, Feb. 28.

    "Shamu" was adopted at Pima Animal Care Center on Tuesday, Feb. 28.

  • Tuesday's Tail: Meet Talahazy!

    Tuesday's Tail: Meet Talahazy!

    Tuesday, February 28 2017 3:59 PM EST2017-02-28 20:59:16 GMT
    Talahazy (Source: Pima County)Talahazy (Source: Pima County)

    Talahazy is favorite at the shelter with his laid back personality. He would love to snuggle up with you on the couch, he also does well on a leash and loves tasty treats.

    Talahazy is favorite at the shelter with his laid back personality. He would love to snuggle up with you on the couch, he also does well on a leash and loves tasty treats.

  • Construction set for Hermitage No-Kill Cat Shelter and Sanctuary facility

    Construction set for Hermitage No-Kill Cat Shelter and Sanctuary facility

    Monday, February 27 2017 9:24 AM EST2017-02-27 14:24:49 GMT
    Saturday was the ground-breaking ceremony with construction expected to begin on Monday. (Source: Tucson News Now)Saturday was the ground-breaking ceremony with construction expected to begin on Monday. (Source: Tucson News Now)

    It's a new beginning for the Hermitage No-Kill Cat Shelter and Sanctuary. The shelter held a groundbreaking ceremony Saturday, Feb. 25 for a facility near East 22nd Street and South Craycroft Road.

    It's a new beginning for the Hermitage No-Kill Cat Shelter and Sanctuary. The shelter held a groundbreaking ceremony Saturday, Feb. 25 for a facility near East 22nd Street and South Craycroft Road.

  • Tucson Sector Border Patrol searching for lost canine

    Tucson Sector Border Patrol searching for lost canine

    Friday, February 24 2017 7:55 PM EST2017-02-25 00:55:25 GMT
    (Source: U.S. Border Patrol)(Source: U.S. Border Patrol)

    Dunja went missing after she was separated from her handler in the desert area while conducting tracking operations on the Tohono O'odham Nation near Papago Farms, according to a spokesperson with the Tucson sector.  

    Dunja went missing after she was separated from her handler in the desert area while conducting tracking operations on the Tohono O'odham Nation near Papago Farms, according to a spokesperson with the Tucson sector.  

  • Arizona pet stores, transparency activist try to pick up slack from USDA purge

    Arizona pet stores, transparency activist try to pick up slack from USDA purge

    Tuesday, February 21 2017 12:54 AM EST2017-02-21 05:54:14 GMT
    Tuesday, February 21 2017 11:43 PM EST2017-02-22 04:43:20 GMT
    Some Arizona pet stores are posting their own records on breeders after federal documents got eliminated. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)Some Arizona pet stores are posting their own records on breeders after federal documents got eliminated. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

    Some Arizona pet stores and a government transparency activist are going to great lengths to publish animal welfare records that were once readily available online.

    Some Arizona pet stores and a government transparency activist are going to great lengths to publish animal welfare records that were once readily available online.

  • Tuesday's Tail: Meet Finn

    Tuesday's Tail: Meet Finn

    Tuesday, February 21 2017 10:00 PM EST2017-02-22 03:00:53 GMT
    Finn (Source: Tucson News Now)Finn (Source: Tucson News Now)

    This great pup, is a 6-year-old boxer mix, who was brought into Pima Animal Care Center as a stray.  Finn is a lovable goofball and full of life. 

    This great pup, is a 6-year-old boxer mix, who was brought into Pima Animal Care Center as a stray.  Finn is a lovable goofball and full of life. 

  • Officer's dog shows love during photo shoot

    Officer's dog shows love during photo shoot

    Friday, February 10 2017 7:00 PM EST2017-02-11 00:00:36 GMT
    Friday, February 10 2017 7:44 PM EST2017-02-11 00:44:08 GMT

    When two Indiana officers went for an official photo shoot, the four-legged officer snuggled up to the two-legged officer, revealing their closeness on the job.  

    When two Indiana officers went for an official photo shoot, the four-legged officer snuggled up to the two-legged officer, revealing their closeness on the job.  

  • PetSmart recalls canned dog food due to possible choking hazard

    PetSmart recalls canned dog food due to possible choking hazard

    Friday, February 10 2017 5:02 PM EST2017-02-10 22:02:34 GMT

    PetSmart issued a voluntary recall of Grreat Choice canned dog food on Thursday, February 9 due to a possible health risk.

    PetSmart issued a voluntary recall of Grreat Choice canned dog food on Thursday, February 9 due to a possible health risk.

  • Community steps up to help cats from hoarding cases

    Community steps up to help cats from hoarding cases

    Wednesday, February 8 2017 1:31 PM EST2017-02-08 18:31:05 GMT
    Pima Animal Care Center is caring for almost 200 cats from recent hoarding cases. (Source: KOLD News 13)Pima Animal Care Center is caring for almost 200 cats from recent hoarding cases. (Source: KOLD News 13)

    We’ve been telling you about cat hoarding cases that have overwhelmed the Pima Animal Care Center, and now our community is stepping up to help, but more assistance is needed. 

    We’ve been telling you about cat hoarding cases that have overwhelmed the Pima Animal Care Center, and now our community is stepping up to help, but more assistance is needed. 

  • Tuesday's Tail: Meet Taz

    Tuesday's Tail: Meet Taz

    Tuesday, February 7 2017 7:30 PM EST2017-02-08 00:30:41 GMT
    Taz (Source: Pima Animal Care Center)Taz (Source: Pima Animal Care Center)

    He is a sweet senior looking lots of snuggles and as a member of the Silver Whiskers Club, his adoption fee has been waived!   

    He is a sweet senior looking lots of snuggles and as a member of the Silver Whiskers Club, his adoption fee has been waived!   

  • Cat hoarding cases inundate Pima Animal Care Center

    Cat hoarding cases inundate Pima Animal Care Center

    Monday, February 6 2017 6:23 PM EST2017-02-06 23:23:22 GMT
    A spokeswoman at Pima Animal Care Center says the shelter is providing medical care to 58 cats that were brought in just since Friday, Feb. 3. (Source: KOLD News 13)A spokeswoman at Pima Animal Care Center says the shelter is providing medical care to 58 cats that were brought in just since Friday, Feb. 3. (Source: KOLD News 13)

    The Pima Animal Care Center in Tucson needs people willing to adopt the cats after recent hoarding cases have overwhelmed the shelter.

    The Pima Animal Care Center in Tucson needs people willing to adopt the cats after recent hoarding cases have overwhelmed the shelter.

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    UPDATE: Two arrested after dead cats found alongside 50 other felines

    UPDATE: Two arrested after dead cats found alongside 50 other felines

    Friday, February 3 2017 11:44 PM EST2017-02-04 04:44:45 GMT
    PACC crews at scene of fourth hoarding situation in three weeks. (Source: Tucson News Now)PACC crews at scene of fourth hoarding situation in three weeks. (Source: Tucson News Now)

    Two men are facing felony charges after at least four dead cats were found along with more than 50 other felines inside an east side home authorities called "completely unlivable and trashed."

    Two men are facing felony charges after at least four dead cats were found along with more than 50 other felines inside an east side home authorities called "completely unlivable and trashed."

  • AZ Humane Society to be featured on Animal Planet series

    AZ Humane Society to be featured on Animal Planet series

    Thursday, February 2 2017 7:05 PM EST2017-02-03 00:05:05 GMT
    Friday, February 3 2017 2:52 PM EST2017-02-03 19:52:54 GMT
    (Source: Arizona Humane Society)(Source: Arizona Humane Society)

    The animal life-saving efforts of the Arizona Humane Society will soon take the international spotlight. A member cast of animal cruelty investigators and emergency animal medical technicians will be featured on the upcoming 10-episode series called “Animal Cops Phoenix.” Each year, the crew responds to more than 11,000 animal rescues and cruelty investigations.

    The animal life-saving efforts of the Arizona Humane Society will soon take the international spotlight. A member cast of animal cruelty investigators and emergency animal medical technicians will be featured on the upcoming 10-episode series called “Animal Cops Phoenix.” Each year, the crew responds to more than 11,000 animal rescues and cruelty investigations.

  • 1st Salt River colt born in 2017, named Ducey in honor of AZ governor

    1st Salt River colt born in 2017, named Ducey in honor of AZ governor

    Thursday, February 2 2017 6:59 PM EST2017-02-02 23:59:01 GMT
    "little" Ducey (Source: Salt River Wild Horse Management Group)"little" Ducey (Source: Salt River Wild Horse Management Group)

    “Without Governor Ducey’s support for the thousands of citizens who stood up for the Salt River wild horses when the federal government threatened to round them up, little Ducey might not have been born wild and free this year,” said Simone Netherlands, president of the Salt River Wild Horse Management Group.

    “Without Governor Ducey’s support for the thousands of citizens who stood up for the Salt River wild horses when the federal government threatened to round them up, little Ducey might not have been born wild and free this year,” said Simone Netherlands, president of the Salt River Wild Horse Management Group.

  • Construction crews begin work on new PACC facility

    Construction crews begin work on new PACC facility

    Wednesday, February 1 2017 6:36 PM EST2017-02-01 23:36:36 GMT
    (Source: Pima County)(Source: Pima County)

    "We’re on our way to having the modern shelter we’ve always dreamed of," said Justin Gallick, PACC’s director of community engagement. "Once completed, this new facility will allow us to serve our pets, and the entire community really, in a way that we’ve never been able to before." 

    "We’re on our way to having the modern shelter we’ve always dreamed of," said Justin Gallick, PACC’s director of community engagement. "Once completed, this new facility will allow us to serve our pets, and the entire community really, in a way that we’ve never been able to before." 

  • 'Animal Cops Phoenix' show coming to cable later this month

    'Animal Cops Phoenix' show coming to cable later this month

    Wednesday, February 1 2017 12:22 PM EST2017-02-01 17:22:39 GMT
    Wednesday, February 1 2017 1:37 PM EST2017-02-01 18:37:23 GMT

    The production -- four months of shooting with the Animal Planet team -- was kept under wraps until Wednesday morning when AHS made the official announcement on its social media pages.

    The production -- four months of shooting with the Animal Planet team -- was kept under wraps until Wednesday morning when AHS made the official announcement on its social media pages.

  • Hero dog scatters crows, saves possum

    Hero dog scatters crows, saves possum

    Thursday, January 12 2017 6:36 PM EST2017-01-12 23:36:51 GMT
    Thursday, January 12 2017 10:14 PM EST2017-01-13 03:14:21 GMT
    Chill the springer spaniel's paternal instincts kicked in when we saw murderous jackdaws harassing a helpless marsupial. (Source: Facebook/ Dr. Chris Brown)Chill the springer spaniel's paternal instincts kicked in when we saw murderous jackdaws harassing a helpless marsupial. (Source: Facebook/ Dr. Chris Brown)

    A baby possum forged a bond with the protective spaniel who saved his life. 

    A baby possum forged a bond with the protective spaniel who saved his life. 

  • Puppies rescued from Mexico transferred to the Humane Society of Southern Arizona

    Puppies rescued from Mexico transferred to the Humane Society of Southern Arizona

    Tuesday, January 10 2017 6:58 PM EST2017-01-10 23:58:53 GMT
    One of the labrador retriever mixes rescued and brought to the HSSA. (Source: Humane Society of Southern Arizona)One of the labrador retriever mixes rescued and brought to the HSSA. (Source: Humane Society of Southern Arizona)

    Because of the small amount of resources that are available in Bisbee, the transfer of the puppies to the Tucson based non-profit was in the best interest of the puppies.

    Because of the small amount of resources that are available in Bisbee, the transfer of the puppies to the Tucson based non-profit was in the best interest of the puppies.

  • Tuesday's Tail: Neva

    Tuesday's Tail: Neva

    Tuesday, January 10 2017 5:30 PM EST2017-01-10 22:30:45 GMT
    NevaNeva

    Neva is a 2-year-old Chihuahua mix who was brought to PACC as a stray in early December. 

    Neva is a 2-year-old Chihuahua mix who was brought to PACC as a stray in early December. 

  • Emu caught after running wild on Interstate 10

    Emu caught after running wild on Interstate 10

    Friday, October 21 2016 1:46 PM EDT2016-10-21 17:46:42 GMT
    Friday, October 21 2016 7:32 PM EDT2016-10-21 23:32:11 GMT

    Reports of an emu loose on Interstate 10 spurred troopers to investigate Friday morning. 

    Reports of an emu loose on Interstate 10 spurred troopers to investigate Friday morning. And sure enough, the bird was located.

  • Pima Animal Care Center offers new pet support hotline

    Pima Animal Care Center offers new pet support hotline

    Monday, September 26 2016 7:24 PM EDT2016-09-26 23:24:13 GMT
    (Source: Pima Animal Care Center)(Source: Pima Animal Care Center)

    According to Pima Animal Care Center there will be three PACC staff members running the hotline seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. during the weekday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekends.

    According to Pima Animal Care Center there will be three PACC staff members running the hotline seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. during the weekday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekends.

  • Bighorn sheep spotted in Tucson Mountains

    Bighorn sheep spotted in Tucson Mountains

    Tuesday, March 29 2016 1:43 PM EDT2016-03-29 17:43:12 GMT
    Tuesday, March 29 2016 3:35 PM EDT2016-03-29 19:35:39 GMT
    Bighorn spotted near Ajo Way. (Source:Rene Lopez/AZ Game and Fish)Bighorn spotted near Ajo Way. (Source:Rene Lopez/AZ Game and Fish)

    For the first time since the 1950s bighorn sheep have been spotted near the south end of the Tucson Mountains.  

    For the first time since the 1950s bighorn sheep have been spotted near the south end of the Tucson Mountains.  

  • What do you know about the praying mantis?

    What do you know about the praying mantis?

    Friday, August 5 2016 7:06 PM EDT2016-08-05 23:06:01 GMT
    Praying mantis (Source: Tyler Jenkins)Praying mantis (Source: Tyler Jenkins)

    We found these interesting photos in our See, Snap, Send it gallery (thanks Tyler Jenkins) and wondered how much do you know about the praying mantis?  

    We found these interesting photos in our See, Snap, Send it gallery (thanks Tyler Jenkins) and wondered how much do you know about the praying mantis?  

  • Pima Animal Care Center foster program

    Pima Animal Care Center foster program

    Wednesday, December 9 2015 9:41 AM EST2015-12-09 14:41:04 GMT
    Wednesday, December 9 2015 10:23 AM EST2015-12-09 15:23:14 GMT
    Interested in helping out a shelter animal, but are not quite ready to adopt, why not foster one. 

    Interested in helping out a shelter animal, but are not quite ready to adopt, why not foster one. 

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