This photo from August shows Kaya, who was among the dogs who participated in Capital Kennel Club of Juneau’s Obedience Trials. Not every dog in Juneau is well-fed. That is something the Grateful Dogs of Juneau organization aims to remedy as it holds a food drive for cats and dogs living in food-insecure homes for the holidays, with drop-off locations at Petco and the Southeast Alaska Animal Medical Center. (Ben Hohenstatt / Juneau Empire File)

Merry Christmas, ya animals: Local nonprofit holds pet food drive

The drive has two drop off locations for dog and cat food.


Animal Control Officer Karen Wood holds one of 27 cats rescued from a Juneau home last week at the Gastineau Humane Society on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. The first batch of cats will be available for adoption on Monday with more later in the week. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

243 lives: Animal shelter asks for help after 27 cats arrive from one home

The Gastineau Humane Society is asking for the public’s help after a Juneau homeowner surrendered 27 young cats to animal control. “They’ve been through a… Continue reading