Congratulations to the October 2021 River Journal North Pet of the Month

Meet Jolene.   Jolene is a 1½-year-old spicy & whip smart mix of Border Terrier & Yellow Lab who’s 100% fun! She is originally from Georgia, was adopted at 2 months from Trina &... Read more »

Local Authors, Local Books: Behind the Scenes of Dog Shows with ‘Harry The Show Dog’

Longtime Briarcliff Manor resident Nanci Silverman has penned a new children’s book about her bearded collie named Harry who quickly became a champion show dog with the American Kennel Club.  What’s the Story?  At just 6 months old, Harry learned how to become a professionally... Read more »

Congratulations to the October 2021 River Journal Pet of the Month

Meet Korra.    Korra is a sweet and lovable dog who just turned 1 on September 28. She lives with her family in Ossining and loves playing with her big sister Freya, a calico... Read more »

Home Away from Home for Your Four-Legged Friends 

“It’s a seven-day-a-week, 365-days-a –year job. And the buck always stops here.”  For Chris Gatti, vice-president of Gracelane Kennels – the oldest continuously-operating dog kennel in the US – the business of caring for other people’s animals is not something he takes lightly.... Read more »

Congratulations to the September 2021 River Journal North Pets of the Month

Meet Petey and Charlie.    Charlie (Tabby, age 8, on left) and Petey (black, age 9) enjoy their favorite pastime – looking out the window, checking out the many squirrels and birds that practically stop and look at them.  Both cats love... Read more »

Congratulations to the September 2021 River Journal Pet of the Month

  Meet Sadie. Sadie was adopted at 10 weeks old from the North Shore Animal League. She is originally from Virginia but has lived in Tarrytown since she was rescued. She is... Read more »

Congratulations to the Summer 2021 River Journal North Pet of the Month

Meet Bella. Bella is a 3-year-old part Siberian Husky and part Australian Shepard rescue dog. She loves to sit by the front door and watch all that is going on outside. One... Read more »

Top Low-maintenance Birds You Can Easily Raise at Home

If you are looking to add a pet to your family but don’t have enough time or energy for the task, consider getting one of these low-maintenance birds. These types of pets... Read more »

Congratulations to the Summer 2021 River Journal Pet of the Month

  Meet Cameron. Cameron is a Golden Retriever who will turn 1 on July 15th. She comes from a large dog family in Vermont but now lives with her family, including 2... Read more »

Congratulations to the June 2021  River Journal North Pet of the Month  

Meet Archie.     Archie is a two year old boxer who is originally from Ohio but now lives in Cortlandt Manor. When he is not keeping an eye on the neighborhood by looking out his favorite window... Read more »