Tag Archives: Katrina Pet Memorial

Krewe of Barkus – Mardi Gras Has Gone To The Dogs!

Everyone knows about the mystery and magic behind Mardi Gras in New Orleans (or what we used to refer to it in the Midwest as “Fat Tuesday”), but what about Mardi Gras’ sister, canine-friendly bash? The Mystic Krewe of Barkus is Mardi Gras’ sole canine-exclusive krewe, the equivalent of Bacchus (for humans), and this February […]

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10 Years After Katrina: N.O. Place Like Home For New Orleans’ Animals

  The Humane Society of Louisiana, a shelter for many homeless animals, was destroyed during Hurricane Katrina in 2005, one of the United States’ most notorious and damaging hurricanes. Thankfully, the staffers at the animal shelter were able to successfully relocate their 158 animals safely before the storm, but lost their location in the aftermath […]

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Our Beloved @LuckyDiamond Honored With The Lucky Diamond Critical Care Ward Dedication @HumanesocietyNY

    Our beloved Lucky, who lost her battle with canine  spleen cancer, has been honored with The Lucky Diamond Critical Care Ward dedication in her name at The Humane Society of New York. We are grateful, but quite honestly she deserves the recognition. After Wendy Diamond adopted the little Maltese, Lucky in 1999, she […]

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Barkus! The Humane Society Of Louisiana’s 25th Anniversary! Animal Rescue Dream!

        Nina’s Info… I am already spayed, up to date with shots, good with kids, good with dogs, and good with cats. Facts about Nina Breed: American Staffordshire Terrier/American Pit Bull Terrier Mix Color: Black – With White Age: Adult Size: Med. 26-60 lbs (12-27 kg) Sex: Female Nina’s Story… Nina is looking for her forever […]

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@LuckyDiamond – The Puppy Love Of My Life’s Memorial Celebration Was A Year Ago Today:(

Betty White honored with the Petco Foundation's Hope Award!

  We are sad to announce that our beloved pet icon Lucky Diamond – the inspiration behind Animal Fair has passed away. Lucky’s life and her legacy of saving the underdog will be celebrated and her mission continued.  She made me realize how lucky I am no matter what transpired in my life. I’m beyond […]

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HAPPY NEW YEAR! Our Top 10 Most Meaningful Canine Events Of 2012

It’s amazing that another year is coming to a close! On many levels this has been a monumental year with numerous significant events taking place, and dogs were there to assist and mark the experience. Dogs have become an integral part of our daily pet lifestyle, media talking points, and societal support. Animal Fair Media’s […]

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Honoring @Luckydiamond On Take Your Dog To Work Day

My Lucky was one of the hardest working dogs, and she loved it! She went to work with me everyday, and would greet everyone in the office each morning with a resounding and welcoming bark! She was my inspiration, my muse, my therapy and my best friend. I’m honoring Lucky today. In 1999, when Lucky […]

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Wendy And Lucky Diamond Get A Big Treat (And Honor) In New Orleans!

New Orleans Honor

  Hurricane Gustav didn’t stop Animal Fair’s Chief Pet Officer and Maltese Mascot, Wendy & Lucky Diamond from braving the storm and heading down to New Orleans for a very special award ceremony luncheon. Although the winds were blowing from Gustav, the attention was focused on the third anniversary of Hurricane Katrina and the unveiling […]

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