A New Hope Animal Foundation

New shelter good news for animals

On Dec. 13, the Placer County Board of Supervisors approved moving forward with the much anticipated new animal shelter in Auburn. Congratulations to everyone who has supported our ...

Placer County Animal Shelter offers variety of services

A Placer County agency sees 250 animals every month and offers a variety of services to them and the community, but not everyone feels its efforts are enough. The Placer County A ...

Number of rescue groups highlights cat overpopulation

Furry felines have many friends in the Auburn area these days. In fact, there are currently at least five rescue groups in the foothills region alone that all work to house and h ...

Pitbulls in need of protection

Owners of dogs considered pitbulls — it’s up to you now! Because of the breed’s undeserved negative media image, pitbull owners have to be even more careful and responsible ...

Animal rescue groups came through

It is with great pride and gratitude that I write this letter in regards to Placer County Animal Service’s and its partnering groups’ outstanding response to the 49 Fire. The ...

Yikes, Chihuahua can walk

Hey, Chihuahua! Yikes! That dog’s walking on his two front legs. It’s not because he’s showing off. Jeeves, the Chihuahua, does not have full use of his rear legs and must g ...

Volunteers for animal foundation deserve praise

I would like to tell the people in our community about a wonderful organization that helps our shelter animals. A New Hope Animal Foundation is a volunteer group that was started b ...