The Orion

Local animal shelters get help after Camp Fire

The Paradise Animal Shelter still primarily holds Camp Fire pets a year later. Photo credit: Hana Beaty

Jessie Imhoff

November 3, 2019

During the Camp Fire, many were forced to leave so quickly that they did not have the time to grab their pets. Hundreds of pets were left behind and evacuees were left to worry about the fate of their animals.Animal shelters in Butte County stepped in to help lost Camp Fire pets and reunite them with...

Pooches Walk, Woof and Wag for a cause

Stewie, Australian Shepherd (6 years old) -

Jae Siqueiros

September 14, 2016

Walk Woof Wag is an annual fundraising dog walk that raises money for Chico Animal Shelter's medical fund. On Saturday, pooches from all over the county banded together for this 3K/5K walk in hopes of raising money for the health of shelter animals and the hope that they will receive permanent homes....

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