Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Webster

Pet Welfare Worker Attends Workshop

pup cute 300HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (10/3/13) – Jennafer Chandler representing Rowdy Rescue in Slaughters and Natalie Ostrander representing the Hopkins County Humane Society attended a one-day workshop in Evansville, presented by Petfinder, the online database of adoptable pets. The workshop was hosted by Evansville Vanderburgh Animal Care and Control.
 
Topics included marketing online, networking with other adoption programs, training dogs for adoptability, and feline upper respiratory conditions and treatment. Speakers came from across the country to present the program.
 
Petfinder.com is the largest online, searchable database of adoptable animals. With more than 300,000 adoptable pets from over 14,000 animal shelters and rescue groups throughout North America, Petfinder.com has facilitated more than 21 million adoptions since it was launched in 1996. In addition, Petfinder.com is an all-inclusive resource guide for selecting the right family pet and building successful, lifelong relationships.
 
Petfinder.com is owned by Nestlé Purina PetCare Company, a global leader in the pet care industry. Nestlé Purina PetCare promotes responsible pet care, humane education, community involvement and the positive bond between people and their pets. The North American headquarters for Nestlé Purina PetCare is located at Checkerboard Square in St. Louis, Missouri. Nestlé Purina PetCare is part of Swiss-based Nestlé S.A., a global leader in nutrition, health and wellness.

For more information on Rowdy Rescue visit www.rowdyrescue.petfinder.com or www.facebook.com/rowdy.rescue.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by Jennafer Boze

© Copyright 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story by using one of the social media links below.

Latest Video

3/13 - 16

Stock Report

1 DOW 17,127.70
+56.48 (0.33%)    
2 S&P 1,984.77
+6.97 (0.35%)    
3 NASDAQ 4,521.53
+15.68 (0.35%)    
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

In Other News...

Fourteen Year Old Parker Hastings Wins National Thumbpicking Award

POWDERLY, Ky. (9/29/14) — The 26th Annual Thumbpickers Awards show featured many highlights this weekend in Powderly.… Read More

Foreign Exchange Students Enjoy Time in Muhlenberg

MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (9/30/14) — Megan Chaney of Greenville looks forward to every new school year in Muhlenberg… Read More
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

September 26, 2014 5574

Super Walmart Headed to Hanson, Fate of…

in Top Stories by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
September 27, 2014 3482

Hopkins County Grand Jury Misdemeanor Indictments

in News by Karen McKnight
September 26, 2014 3193

Drug Sting Results in Meth Trafficking Charge

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 29, 2014 3099

Endless Road Strings Bring Orchestra Mix to…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
September 26, 2014 2337

Muhlenberg Job Corps Recognizes Employee of the…

in Top Stories by Karen Robinson
September 27, 2014 2296

Sinister on Center Takes Haunted Manor to Whole…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
September 26, 2014 2229

Muhlenberg 911 Service Recipient of $32,500 Grant

in Top Stories by Rebecca Hanchett
September 26, 2014 2209

UPDATE: Semi Trucks Crash, Block Northbound Lane…

in Top Stories by Keith Todd
September 25, 2014 2175

Shoplifting Complaint Leads to Resisting Arrest,…

in Top Stories by Information provided by MPD
September 26, 2014 2156

Madisonville Police Department Arrest Reports -…

in News by Madisonville Police Department
September 29, 2014 1878

Man, Woman Charged with Violating EPO Against…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

September 26, 2014 3193

Drug Sting Results in Meth Trafficking…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 25, 2014 2175

Shoplifting Complaint Leads to Resisting…

in Top Stories by Information provided by MPD
September 29, 2014 1878

Man, Woman Charged with Violating EPO…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 29, 2014 1748

Man Charged with PI, Drugs, After…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 29, 2014 1612

One Injured in Single-Vehicle Collision…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

September 29, 2014 3099

Endless Road Strings Bring Orchestra Mix…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
September 26, 2014 2337

Muhlenberg Job Corps Recognizes Employee…

in Top Stories by Karen Robinson
September 26, 2014 2229

Muhlenberg 911 Service Recipient of…

in Top Stories by Rebecca Hanchett
September 28, 2014 1711

Community Shows Support to Muhlenberg…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
September 28, 2014 1481

Marching Mustangs Take Third in Ohio…

in Top Stories by Information provided by Shawna Hendrix

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 03social 04social 22social 21social 06