September 18, 2015

Lockland Bank Converted to Clinic Serving Pets of the Poor

By Barbara L. Morgenstern, Esq.
Queen City Pets

September 18, 2015

Freckles the Beagle lay quietly on the shiny examination table, her right eye swollen to scary proportions. Veterinarian Stacey Benton of the clinic Pets in Need of Greater Cincinnati suspected glaucoma and possibly an eye tumor.

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June 16, 2016

City Beat “Best of Cincinnati” 2016

June 16, 2016

According to the staff of City Beat, Pets In Need is the best vet helping Cincinnati pets and their people. 

For pet owners, animals play a huge role in life — they’re like family members. It’s no different for people living in poverty. Pets in Need is a nonprofit that recognizes this and makes affordable veterinary care available to area low-income families.

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October 1, 2016

St. John’s United Church of Christ

October 1, 2016

The congregation at St. John United Church of Christ in Reading has been a supporter of Pets In Need almost since the day the clinic opened in 2013.

Recently, Joe Clay and other members of St. John’s delivered two pickup loads of pet food. We’re so grateful for their continued support!

October 27, 2016

Local Artists Team Up, Support Pets In Need

Soapbox Cincinnati

October 18, 2016

Calling all pet lovers: Pets in Need of Greater Cincinnati will host its third annual fundraiser, Petcasso, on Nov. 19, at The Carnegie Center of Columbia Tusculum.

New this year is the “Painted Pets” auction of unique artwork by Mara McCalmont, local artist and creator of the “Peter Max” Painted Pet, and other artists who are donating their work.

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December 22, 2016

Record-Breaking Attendance at Petcasso

cincinnati.com

December 9, 2016

Pets In Need of Greater Cincinnati’s third annual fundraising event, Petcasso, exceeded its $30,000 fundraising goal, with nearly double the attendance over last year’s event.

Two-hundred-fifty guests gathered at the Carnegie Center of Columbia Tusculum Nov. 19; the event was emceed by Cincinnati City Councilman P. G. Sittenfeld.

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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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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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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 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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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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September 24, 2017
Pet Insurance: Can You Afford to Wait?

Column: Pet insurance – Can you afford to wait?

Cincinnati.com

August 23, 2017

As a veterinarian for 35 years, I’ve learned that almost every pet suffers a severe injury or illness in their lifetime, and few people have hundreds or thousands it might take to cover the cost. Pet insurance is one of the best investments a pet owner can make because it means never having to deny optimal care.

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October 16, 2017

Caring for Tristate pets a work of art at Petcasso benefit

Cincinnati.com

October 16, 2017

Operators of Pets In Need of Greater Cincinnati also hope to keep the doors open at 520 W. Wyoming Ave. Which is why they are holding its annual fundraiser, "Petcasso," on Saturday, Nov. 18, at The Center at 115 E. Fifth St. in downtown Cincinnati.

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