Tag Archives: pets

Rabies Cases Confirmed In Colorado

Following two confirmed rabies cases in Weld and Yuma counties, animal owners in Northwest Colorado are being encouraged to vaccinate their pets. Rabies vaccinations should be administered every three years, however, it tends to be something that Continue reading

Felony Charge For Killing Pets And Animals?

It may soon be a felony in Wyoming to shoot and kill an animal or pet on someone else’s property. A bill was passed by the Wyoming House of Representatives this week that would increase the charge for killing someone else’s animals from a Continue reading

Felony Charge May Result For Killing Animals

It may soon be a felony in Wyoming to shoot and kill an animal or pet on someone else’s property. A bill was passed out of a State House committee yesterday would increase the charge for killing someone else’s animals from a misdemeanor to a felony. Ranchers and pet owners have lost animals in the state after someone shoots the Continue reading

Beware Of Thin Ice

ICE THIN SIGNWith rising temperatures across the area it is important to remember that the ice that is covering many bodies of water is getting dangerously thin. It is recommended that these areas be avoided or that extreme caution be used when participating in recreational activities around lakes, ponds or rivers. The warmer weather has Continue reading

Christmas Tree Safety Tips

Xmas Tree fireWith the Christmas season now here, it’s important to consider how your Christmas Tree, no matter how beautiful, can present a fire safety issue in your home. A primary concern with a Christmas tree is fire danger, often brought on by the combination of electrical malfunctions and, in the case of a real tree, a dry tree. Each year fires occurring during the holiday season injure 2,600 individuals nationwide. Electrical Continue reading

4-H K-9 Club Offers Holiday Photos

4-hThe Moffat County 4-H K-9 Club will be taking pictures of pets for a fundraiser tomorrow. The club is offering to take Christmas photos of the whole family, including pets, that you can make into holiday cards, or hang as family pictures. 100 percent of the proceeds go to local 4-H clubs. The pictures will be taken from 10 to 2 Continue reading

Mosquito Spraying Takes Place Tonight in Craig

mosquito300Mosquito spraying takes place tonight in Craig and areas of Moffat County.  Moffat County Pest Management usually treats the two areas separately, but have decided to do both at the same time this year.  That means there will be two planes in the air tonight making chemical drops.  While the chemicals are believed to be Continue reading