June 15, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press
This is the time of year when young animals are scampering about lawns, roadsides and just about everywhere else in Minnesota, according to the Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Continue Reading
November 1, 2012 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR A spokesperson for the Humane Society of Kandiyohi and Meeker Counties said Thursday the prognosis for a rescued colt is “poor at best,” while the two mares that were rescued were being released to homes on Thursday. Continue Reading
October 29, 2012 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR Three horses are in the care of the Humane Society of Kandiyohi and Meeker Counties after being surrendered over the weekend by their Kerkhoven owners. Continue Reading
September 26, 2012 in West Central Tribune
WILLMAR A recent outbreak of parvovirus disease in the Willmar area has prompted the Hawk Creek Animal Shelter to cancel an open house that was planned for Sunday.
August 2, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press
One morning a few weeks ago, Gerald Hoffman of Kensington observed a squirrel scurrying up a tree from his window. What he saw next was not so run-of-the-mill.
A large animal, approximately a foot-and-a-half in length, was after the squirrel. Hoffman believes he saw a fisher. Continue Reading