16 Nov 14

How to help animal rescues ...

By Nancy E. Hassel, LIPetPlace.com
Over the past couple of weeks LIPetPlace.com has visited, (or re-visited in some cases), some of our municipal animal shelters, private animal rescues and attended an adoptathon this past weekend.  While I am not in the trenches of rescue like so many wonderful people here are – I do what I [...]

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08 Nov 14

Starved Mastiff rescued by Save-A-Pe ...

By Nancy E. Hassel, LIPetPlace.com
Today I had the pleasure of meeting a very sweet Cane Corso, Italian Mastiff, named Bella Mia.

Neglected, overbred practically to death, starved, dumped and left for dead in Brooklyn.

Sweet, curious, gentle and active despite being emaciated and full of scars.

I will never understand how inhumane and horrible the human race can [...]

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23 Oct 14

Howl-o-ween Pet Parades on LI! ...

by Nancy E. Hassel, LIPetPlace.com ~ All Photo’s taken by Nancy E. Hassel/LIPetPlace.com
Ahhh Howl-o-ween…where the adogable dogs and animals get dressed in their spookiest costumes to get their pumpkins filled with dog treats and win prizes for the best dressed costumes.  This weekend might as well be Halloween proper for pets as it is probably [...]

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22 Oct 14

We are Better With Pets ...

by Nancy E. Hassel, LIPetPlace.com
The 2nd Annual Better With Pets summit, hosted by Purina, was held in New York City on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 and brought together thought leaders, entrepreneurs, rocket scientists, (yes actual an rocket scientist), and so many other wonderful people in the pet industry.  This year’s summit focused on how innovations [...]

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24 Sep 14

Total Pet Expo Top Picks ...

by Nancy E. Hassel, LIPetPlace.com
Fun Pet Product finds in Chicago at Total Pet Expo!
This past weekend LIPetPlace.com traveled to Chicago for the trade show Total Pet Expo to find new, innovative, fun and unique pet products to bring to you.  It may seem like a simple thing to do, but in this 60 million dollar [...]