Although MS SPAN is not involved in saving exotic animals like Cecil, we were devastated to learn of his tragic death at the hands of an apparently unenlightened and truly narcissistic individual who kills defenseless animals for sport. A trophy hunter who lives for the thrill of the hunt. How sad that he and others like him can never appreciate the beauty of splendid beasts like Cecil, the king of the jungle. Continue reading
Miss Tamara, our lead vet tech, celebrated her birthday today by working hard toward our mission to end pet overpopulation in Mississippi. The clinic was full of dogs and cats, who received the utmost attention and care (though we did break for birthday doughnuts). Continue reading
Black cats are sometimes associated with bad luck and, sadly, are more likely to be put to sleep or wait a long time to be adopted from shelters. Black Cat Appreciation Day was created to show people that a black cat could be the perfect addition to their family, and help raise awareness about black cats in general. Continue reading
Thanks to a grant from Petsmart Charities, pet cats in zip codes 39047 and 39042 can be fixed free of charge. Spaces are limited! Offer expires 9/30. Give us a call to make an appointment: 601-420-2438
Miss Valerie, one of our wonderful outreach volunteers, attended the "Museum Mutts" event at the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science today. The event was a celebration of their exhibit "From Wolf to Woof: The Story of Dogs," which runs until January 3rd, 2016.