Montclair spends more than $9K on goose control over four-month period

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news Canada geese are a routine — if not always welcome — sight in some of Montclair’s parks, including along the banks of the pond in Edgemont Park, and the lawn and softball...
Tater Tot

Montclair Local Pet of the Week: Tater Tot

Tater Tot is a 2 year old girl who is just delicious. She’s up for a jog in the park or a snuggle on the couch. It doesn’t take much to get her tail...

Montclair Local Pet of the Week: Nutella

Nutella is about 3 months old, all ears and very social. Come visit Nutella and all the other kittens at the Montclair Township Animal Shelter, 77 North Willow St., open daily from noon to 4...
Onyx

Montclair Local Pet of the Week: Onyx

Onyx was rescued from a 30-cat colony in Paterson in February where he had to fight for food and shelter. This adorable feline is about 5 and half months old, fully vetted and FIV/FeLV...

Culture in brief: Tricky Tray at PAWS

Animal rescue group PAWS of Montclair will hold its annual Holiday Bazaar and Tricky Tray on Saturday, Nov. 11, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Commonwealth Club, 26 Northview Ave. Last year’s bazaar...
Mavis

Montclair Local Pet of the Week: Mavis

Mavis loves long walks, long naps and good, old-fashioned belly rubs This girl is looking for a relationship to last a lifetime. Come meet Mavis. The Montclair Township Animal Shelter, 77 North Willow St.,...

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...
Hansel

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...

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....