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    Pet Parade Takes Over Sayville Main Street

    by Liam Hofmeister

    A dog in a hula skirt, two rabbits and a caged pair of chickens paraded down Main Street this past weekend. Strange? Read More »

    Meet Mater: A Future Canine Companion for Independence

    by Pamela Fitzpatrick

    You may have noticed an adorable puppy around town, wearing his bright yellow service vest.  He’s Mater, a puppy- in-training Read More »

    June is Adopt-A-Shelter-Cat Month

    by Pamela Fitzpatrick

    Incredibly, over 4 million cats end up in shelters every year, including thousands born every spring and summer during “kitten season.” Read More »

    Islip Town Congratulates American Pharoah

    Town of Islip News

    Islip Town Supervisor Angie Carpenter was on-hand to welcome American Pharoah to Long Island on Tuesday, as First Class Equine Air Travel Read More »

    Be Kind to Animals Week

    by Pamela Fitzpatrick

    May 1-7 was “Be Kind to Animals Week,” sponsored by the American Humane Association (AHA). Read More »

    Sayville Family Raising Puppy for Canine Companions for Independence

    Canine Companions for Independence – a national non-profit organization that provides assistance dogs for children and adults with disabilities Read More »

    A Trio of Happy Tails

    by Pamela Fitzpatrick

    It’s always great to share stories about pet adoptions;  here are three “Happy Tails” told by people I met at last weeks St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Bayport. Read More »

    February is Spay/Neuter Awareness Month

    by Pamela Fitzpatrick

    February is a month with a number of animal related celebrations and events going on. Read More »

    Lost and Found -Times Two

    by Pamela Fitzpatrick

    Twice last week the sayville.com Lost and Found Pet Hotline received calls about found dogs, and in both cases the dogs went home within hours. Read More »

    Shelter-Link Celebrates Adopt-a-Shelter Dog Month

    by Pamela Fitzpatrick

    At Sayville Fall Festival, I visited the Shelter Link booth, spoke with the volunteers there, and got to know two of the dogs Read More »

    Sayville Congregational United Church of Christ Held Blessing Ceremony

    by Pamela Fitzpatrick

    Saint Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals, is remembered around the world on his feast day, October 4.  Born in  Italy in 1181 Read More »

    New York Natural Equestrians host 6th Annual Breast Cancer Ride/Hike

    by Pamela Fitzpatrick

    Sunday was a great day for catching the rapidly vanishing fall foliage here on Long Island. In addition to the spectacular reds, yellows and oranges Read More »

    Blessing of the Animals at The Common Ground

    Sayville Congregational United Church of Christ will hold a Blessing of the Animals at Sayville Common Ground at Rotary Park Read More »

    World Rabies Day 2014

    by Pamela Fitzpatrick

    Sunday, September 28 is World Rabies Day with a 2014 theme of “Together against rabies.” Read More »

    Hurricanes and Pets

    by Pamela Fitzpatrick

    It’s almost two years since Superstorm Sandy swept through here.  Our area has been lucky so far this year, but hurricane season isn’t over yet. Read More »