In the News

July 5, 2017

What’s Your Pet Fire Safety Plan?

Cincinnati.com

July 5, 2017

Many pets perish in fires every year, but with a bit of preparation and planning, pet deaths can be prevented. Saturday, July 15 is National Pet Fire Safety Day and it’s important to recognize since awareness is key to preventing tragedies.

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June 28, 2017

Pets in Need of Greater Cincinnati Awarded Grant

Cincinnati.com

June 27, 2017

Pets In Need of Greater Cincinnati received a $12,500 grant from The Greater Cincinnati Foundation (GCF) to support extended care for dogs in need. The grant was part of $160,000 in grants awarded by The Greater Cincinnati Foundation to fourteen local animal welfare organizations that support the well being of the region's pets.

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June 28, 2017

Vet clinic reaches out to pet owners who can’t afford care

Cincinnati.com

June 27, 2017

Charlie Nager came to the Pets In Need veterinary clinic three years ago, when his Newfoundland mix, Shadow, was ill.

The Lockland man knew his pet was suffering, and money was tight. A friend told him about the nearby clinic, where care is provided for little or no cost to those who meet income criteria. So Nager, who was experiencing tough times, came to Pets In Need.

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June 22, 2017

Shattering Preconceived Notions of Who Is ‘in Need’

Cincinnati.com

June 21, 2017

Thinking about struggling families or people in need, many of us have a preconceived idea of who those people are.

For some, it’s easier to assume those in need are separate from their communities and quite different from their own families. However, after spending more than 35 years as a veterinarian and two years on the Pets In Need of Greater Cincinnati board of directors, I’ve learned those assumptions are often incorrect.

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March 13, 2017

Stuff Steffi’s Pantry to Support Pets In Need

Movers & Makers Cincinnati

March 13, 2017

For all of us pet lovers, it’s hard to imagine life without our furry companions. They provide unconditional love, endless laughter and often become more than a pet; they become a member of our family.

More than 30 percent of people in Cincinnati live in poverty – that’s more than 86,000 individuals. We often think about helping our struggling neighbors by donating food and other resources, but what about their pets?

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March 8, 2017

Kenneth A. Scott Charitable Trust Renewal Grant

Movers & Makers Cincinnati

March 1, 2017

Pets In Need of Greater Cincinnati, which provides affordable veterinary care to low-income families, received a renewal grant of $26,000 from the Kenneth A. Scott Charitable Trust.

Pets In Need provides an alternative to surrendering pets to a shelter. Its vision aligns with the mission of the Kenneth A. Scott Charitable Trust to extend generosity and assistance to animals and those who care for them.

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