• Pets News

    PNM worker who found Otis helps reunite others with lost pets

    For PNM meter reader Samantha Hernandez, Tuesday started out like any other day. She went behind an office building on Montgomery to check a meter.”I heard the rocks start wrestling and I was like, what was that?!” Hernandez said.She looked around and saw a scared poodle hiding behind the building. “He started limping away from me, I was assuming he was scared frightened and hurt,” Hernandez said.REALTED: Family reunited with missing dog after owner is killed by drunk driverHernandez is not only a PNM employee, she’s also part of a Facebook group that helps with lost and found animals. She took a picture of Otis and posted it on the…

  • Cat

    Former soldier Tony Wittman pleads guilty to storming Melbourne animal shelter in search for lost cat

    A former Australian soldier has pleaded guilty to storming an animal shelter and keeping a woman captive over his missing cat. Key points: Tony Wittman called the animal shelter 10 minutes before it closed looking for his missing cat The former soldier was told he needed a booking to collect the animal, and later stormed the facility dressed in military-style SWAT clothing Wittman told police he had PTSD from his military service and relied on the cat for support Tony Wittman, 45, appeared in the Melbourne Magistrates’ Court today by videolink from the Ravenhall Correctional Centre and admitted responsibility over the bizarre incident earlier this year at the Lost Dogs’ Home in Cranbourne West.…

  • Dog

    Lost dog bolts through Midtown Tunnel, found one week later

    A lost dog in Manhattan ran from the Upper West Side, through the Midtown Tunnel, and all the way to Long Island City before she was found hiding out in a warehouse with a pack of feral cats a week later — and astonishingly brought back home in one piece.  “It’s a miracle,” Heather Angus, a nurse anesthetist who lives on the Upper West Side, told The Post of her mutt Indie.  The rescue pup, who was saved from the mean streets of Kolkata, India, three months ago, had been living the good life with Angus until last Tuesday evening, when she broke away from a dog-sitter near Amsterdam Avenue…