March 2020 River Journal Pet of the Month

Meet Grigio! Grigio’s family is Italian, his last name is Cappuzzello. He was brought into the family when he was just a few weeks old joining his new brothers, Babe & Noah.... Read more »

Congratulations to the January 2020 River Journal Pet of the Month 

Meet Bryson.   Bryson is a 5 month old Australian Labradoodle. He comes to his family from outside New Haven, CT (near Yale making him a very smart puppy). He loves his bones and squeaky toys, especially the ones... Read more »

Congratulations to the December 2019 River Journal Pet of the Month

  Meet Avery.   Avery is three months old and was left behind by her mom when her mom was relocating her kittens. She was just a few days old. We rescued... Read more »

Congratulations to the November 2019 River Journal Pet of the Month!   

  Meet Blake! A 13 year old Yorkshire Terrier with a Napoleon complex. Blake loves boating in the Long Island sound and car rides with the windows down. He loves when people stop to... Read more »

Congratulations to the October 2019 River Journal Pet of the Month!

Meet Mina Belladonna (Bell, for short). She’s a one-year-old lab mix. She got her name Mina, from the novel Dracula, and Belladonna, meaning not only a beautiful lady, but a deadly nightshade.... Read more »

Congratulations to the September 2019 River Journal Pet of the Month!  

Meet Sadie Mae. She’s a three–year–old, six-pound, “blue” smooth coat Chihuahua with a very calm, sweet, and welcoming demeanor that her owner, Charlie Boklan, attributes to frequent socialization with many Rivertown neighbors.    Sadie Mae is great with... Read more »

Adopt a Dog and Change Both Your Lives 

The decision to add a shelter dog to your family is a big step, but it’s also one of the best decisions you’ll ever make. There is something magical that happens when... Read more »

Congratulations to the Summer 2019 River Journal Pet of the Month!

Meet Bella! She is 14 1/2 years old. Despite being an “old lady,” she is still beautiful and she knows it!!! Bella loves to be the center of attention and pose for... Read more »

Sleepy Hollow First Responders Now Equipped with Special Oxygen Masks for Pets

Families with pets offered free “pets inside” decals to alert rescuers to the presence of pets in the home Pet parents here can breathe a little easier now that local first responders... Read more »
River Journal Pat of the Month

Congratulations to the June 2019 River Journal Pet of the Month!

Meet Beau. A wonderful 9 year–old yellow Labrador Retriever. Beau loves to swim and run in the woods; loves company (he gets very excited when friends come over and is a great host); and really loves belly rubs. ... Read more »