Misha

Montclair Local Pet of the Week: Misha

Misha is the whole package. She is smart, sensitive and serious about a long term commitment. If you’re ready for love, come visit Misha. The Montclair Township Animal Shelter, 77 North Willow St., is...
portraits

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.newsHenrietta 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...
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...
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...
bats

Culture in brief: bats and more at Van Vleck

Van Vleck House & Gardens offers “Summer Fun in the Garden” on Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2:30-4 p.m. The program, geared toward kids and family, will include a mini lesson or discussion in the Van...

Cagey, fast fowl escapes capture in Montclair

By LINDA MOSS moss@montclairlocal.newsA 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: Mr. Mistoffelees

Mr. Mistoffelees is super fun and friendly, and this guy loves to play. If this fine fellow sounds purrfect for you, come and meet Mr. Mistoffelees.The Montclair Township Animal Shelter, 77 North Willow...

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.

Montclair Local Pet of the Week: Gizmo

Gizmo is a feisty feline, up for anything. He’s perky and playful one minute, and ready to watch TV and chill the next. Come meet Gizmo. The Montclair Township Animal Shelter, 77 North Willow...