Tag: dogs

St. Louis County to offer reduced adoption fees for pets in October

St. Louis County announced on Monday that the county will offer free and reduced pet adoptions in the month of October. As recognition of October being Adopt a Shelter Dog Month and National Pitbull Awareness Month, St. Louis County will set the adoption fee for all dogs one year and older at $20 and the fee will be waived entirely for all pit bull and pit bull mix breeds. According to St. Louis County, typically […]

St. Louis County Police K-9 Ben Received Ballistic/Stab Protective Vest

The St Louis County Police Department’s K9 Ben has received a bullet and stab protective vest, thanks to a charitable donation from the non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Ben’s vest was sponsored by Wayne and Sybille Macke of MO and embroidered with the sentiment: “Protection in memory of Marley”. Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. is a 501c (3) charity located in East Taunton, MA whose mission is to provide bullet and stab […]