Council approves formal pact with Montclair animal shelter group

The Township Council has struck a formal agreement with the Friends of the Montclair Township Animal Shelter, FOMTAS, whose financial support has helped pay the high medical bills for many seriously ailing animals. FOMTAS, founded...
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Montclair Local Pet of the Week: Hansel and Gretel

Hansel and Gretel are very affectionate, bonded brother and sister. Hansel (orange tabby) follows Gretel (torti) around. They are approximately six months old, fully vetted and ready to add lots of love and laughs...

Montclair Local Pet of the Week: Gucci

Gucci looks just like a designer dog.  He's full of love and personality. At only five months old, he's obedient, gentle and one of a kind.  Come and meet Gucci. The Montclair Township Animal Shelter,...

Cagey, fast fowl escapes capture in Montclair

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news A fast-moving guinea hen is eluding capture by residents and township animal-control officials as skillfully as the Road Runner escaped from Wile E. Coyote in the classic Looney Tunes. The bird, nicknamed Henrietta...

Montclair Local Pet of the Week: Myrtle

Myrtle is about one and half years old and is blind in one eye. She is very a soft gray tabby and sweet as pie. She loves to be pet and just be nearby....
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Robin’s Nest: Sitting pretty, and food for your pup or kitty

Robin Woods sits for a portrait from pet (and others) photographer Michael Stahl, and investigates pet nutrition at Lukas & Berube Healthy pet markets.

Wily Montclair guinea hen captured

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.news Henrietta the guinea hen, who flew the coop in September, was finally captured Tuesday in the Montclair neighborhood where she's been roosting. Kay Richards managed to shoo the bird into a makeshift trap...

Montclair Local Pet of the Week: Stella

Stella is beautiful inside and out. This sweet girl has nothing but love to give. Please come and meet Stella. The Montclair Township Animal Shelter, 77 North Willow St., is open daily from noon...

PHOTOS: Aren’t they a blessing!

They gathered; all ages and all species. Pets, pictures of pets and dear stuffed animals were brought all to be blessed at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Montclair. last weekend. The service draws from the...

Keeping pets safe in the cold: Montclair Animal Shelter offers advice

It's cold for you, and cold for pets. Here are tips to keep them, and wild animals, safe.