Here at WKDQ, we love our furry friends! Here are our adoptable four-legged friends, fun stories about local animals, and even pet-friendly events happening in the area.
Pets & Animals
Indiana Department of Natural Resources Offering $500 Rewards for Tips Leading to Wildlife Poaching Arrests
The reward system is a collaboration between the Department and the non-profit Turn in a Poacher program.
All Paws On Deck – Indiana Canine Rescue Needs Emergency Fosters To Make Room For Hurricane Dogs
If you have been thinking about fostering, please consider this plea, and help the dogs that are in dire need of dry and safe kennels.
Warrick Humane Society to Host Miles for Mutts 5K in Newburgh Indiana
Miles for Mutts is a 5k run/walk taking place on Saturday, October 22rd to benefit the homeless animals of Warrick Humane Society in Newburgh, Indiana.
Wildlife Rehab Asks People to Avoid Fake Spiderweb Decorations This Halloween
If you're getting into the Halloween spirit, this is one decoration you may want to skip.
Disturbing Surveillance Video Shows Unknown Individual Tossing Small Dog on Evansville Business Property
The owners of Salvage Candy are asking for help identifying the individual caught on camera dumping a dog on their property.
Evansville Animal Control in Need of Old Newspapers for Cat Cages
The papers are used to line the cages of the cats currently calling Evansville Animal Control and Care home.
Study Reveals the Most Popular Fictional Dogs in Indiana, Kentucky, and Illinois
A study was done to determine the most trending fictional dog in every state by analyzing Google Trends search data for the most well-known fictional dogs
“Rent” a Dog for a Day – or Longer At This Southern Indiana Animal Rescue
Get up & get moving with a four-legged friend, without the commitment of a long-term adoption, thanks to It Takes a Village No-Kill Rescue's Rent a Dog program.
Fall Festival of Lights Returns to Wilstem Ranch in French Lick
Once again, Wilstem Wildlife Park in French Lick, Indiana will have an amazing light show this fall for your family to enjoy.
Oh My! Lions, Tigers, Bears, and More Exotic Animals That are All Perfectly Legal to Own in Indiana
Owning certain exotic animals is perfectly legal in Indiana, but there is a small catch.
Southern Indiana Animal Rescue Raffling Off Big Cash Prize
Elks Lodge #277 is hosting a raffle to benefit Posey County, Indiana's newest animal rescue Newlife Rescue and Adoption. They will give away more than $8,000 in cash and you can get yourself a ticket.