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CPAW NJ hosting ‘Spay Day’ in Montclair March 5

by TARA KOLTON for Montclair LocalSpaying and neutering cats is a necessary, life-saving procedure made easier with the People for Animals SpayStation Mobile Surgical Unit.On Monday, March 5, Communities Promoting Animal Welfare NJ (CPAW NJ)...

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.

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsCanada 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...

Pet of the Week: Biscuit

Biscuit is a 2-year-old cat full of personality. He was found as a stray, but he loves people. He is FIV+ but that shouldn’t deter you, most FIV cats live long, healthy lives. Come...