One of A Kind Pet News

Christmas Trees and Cats!

Cats are notorious for their Christmas tree antics, and hearing about broken ornaments or fallen trees is not uncommon. Christmas trees can actually pose several dangers to cats such as: Fake snow, mistletoe, holly and poinsettias are all toxic to cats to a certain...

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Animals as Gifts?

The holidays are always a popular time for welcoming a new furry friend into your family. There may not be a greater gift for homeless animals than to open your heart and home to them! As we do year-round, One of A Kind Pet Rescue has many wonderful companions...

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Learn more about Trap-Neuter-Return!

Many people assume that all outdoor cats are feral cats, but that is not the case. Outdoor cats generally fall into two categories – stray or feral. Generally speaking, a stray cat is a cat who has been socialized with people at some point in their life, but has left...

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Have you hugged your cat today?

Yes, believe it or not, there is a holiday that revolves around an act that most cats probably hate. A quick peek on the internet would show that cats are not likely to put hugging on their “Top 10 Things to Do” list. Cats have never been fans of the tight hug, or at...

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National Dog Bite Prevention Week

With an estimated population of 70 million dogs living in the United States, it shouldn’t be a surprise that millions of people are bitten by dogs every year. But this doesn’t have to happen! The number of recorded dog bite injuries is significantly higher in children...

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Spay in May!

As much as we love to show our moms how much we appreciate their love and support on Mother’s Day, we wish that we did not have so many dog and cat moms in our care. According to The Humane Society of the United States, there are an estimated 6-8 million homeless...

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Check the Chip!

One thing all pet owners have in common is the fear that one day their pet may get lost. A door left open a second too long, a broken leash, or a hole in the fence and before you know it your pet is gone. If they are wearing a collar with an identification tag you...

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Will you be celebrating Adopt a Shelter Pet day?

National Adopt A Shelter Pet Day is April 30th, giving you the perfect excuse to add a new furry family member to your home! We would be happy to help you find the right pet for your family. If you are at your limit for furry family members, there are still many ways...

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It’s Kitten Season!

Yes, believe it or not, kittens have a season, and it is spring. People everywhere are discovering kittens in their backyard, under their porch, by the loading dock at work, or in the park. Do you know what to do if you find a kitten? First, wait… You might have found...

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Common Questions About Pit Bulls

When we meet with potential adopters, it is important to find a match that works for their lifestyle. Many times, a dog that we feel would be a fit will be a Pit Bull or Pit Bull mix, which can bring up a variety of questions. Do I need to be worried that they will...

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Rescue & Adoption Center

1929 West Market Street
Akron, OH 44313
(330) 865-6200

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1700 West Exchange Street
Akron, OH 44313
(330) 865-6890

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