A Community Comes Together for Peggy

It must have been terrifying for the young runaway.    Lost and alone in the woods of Briarcliff Manor, Peggy didn’t have a friend in the world. She didn’t understand English and certainly […] Read more »

Congratulations to the January 2024 River Journal Pet of the Month 

Meet Rufus!  Rufus was born on August 17, 2022, one of 5 kittens born to a homeless mother. She had already delivered several litters in the backyard of a friend […] Read more »

Congratulations to the January RJN Pets of the Month 

Meet Ginger and Jimmy!   Ginger (left) was adopted from the Larchmont Pet Rescue when she was 1 year old, and Jimmy from the Briarcliff SPCA when he was 6 […] Read more »

Congratulations to the December 2023 River Journal Pet of the Month 

Meet Betty!  Betty is a 3-year-old bloodhound mix who came up from the South to Paws Crossed Animal Rescue in Elmsford with her mom and two sisters. She joined our […] Read more »

Congratulations to the October River Journal Pet of the Month

Meet Nuit Nuit (the French word for “night”) is 6 years old and was adopted as a kitten from the Greenwood Lake Animal Hospital after he was born there from […] Read more »

Congratulations to the October RJN Pets of the Month 

Meet Twig!   Twig came to us in November of 2017 as a foster kitten from the SPCA in Briarcliff. We don’t know her previous circumstances, to us she was […] Read more »

Congratulations to the November RJN Pet of the Month

Meet Sophie Peaches! Sophie Peaches loves to play fetch with her favorite toy, her frisbee. She always loves to go swimming down at Croton Landing Park. The moment she sets […] Read more »

Congratulations to the November 2023 River Journal Pet of the Month

Meet Exodus   Exodus Hunter Wills, the mischievous yet lovable Pomsky taking the sleepy town of Sleepy Hollow by storm! Weighing in at a whopping 27 pounds (mostly fluff, we swear!), […] Read more »

Transfiguration School Students Raise Money for Animal Rescue

Dog person, cat person, or both? The students at Transfiguration School in Tarrytown truly love their furry friends!  In honor of the Feast of St. Francis, the Catholic patron saint […] Read more »

Congratulations to the September 2023 River Journal Pet of the Month 

Meet Shannon!  Shannon is a lucky three-year-old mixed-breed rescue dog, who landed in Tarrytown after stints at several shelters – starting in Texas and ending at the Southampton Animal Shelter […] Read more »