25 of 72 dogs seized in Edmonton being cared for, to be adopted out through Calgary animal rescue

More than two dozen of the 72 dogs seized from a rural Edmonton property last month are taking up residence in Calgary while they get ready to be adopted out. According to the Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society (AARCS) in…

Adoptable dogs in Alberta are donating blood to save lives

A Calgary animal rescue agency is asking dog owners to help other pooches in need by donating blood. Christina Whelan’s adopted dog, Iggy, donated blood for the first time on Monday at the Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society (AARCS) in Calgary. Iggy is…

Over a dozen abandoned cats found in containers in central Alberta

It was an unexpected discovery next to the railroad tracks between Stettler and Erskine, just northeast of Red Deer. More than a dozen cats were found inside two Rubbermaid containers that were duct taped shut with air holes drilled into…

Calgary animal shelter thanks Albertans for answering urgent adoption plea

An urgent plea by a Calgary animal shelter has been answered by Albertans. Story continues below The Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society (AARCS) reached maximum capacity with 600 homeless cats and dogs last week after adoptions were sluggish. As of Halloween morning,…