Panhandle Animal Welfare Society

PAWS names new executive

PAWS names new executive

Tracey Williams, a co-founder of the Navarre Press, has been named the new Executive Director of the Panhandle Animal Welfare Society (PAWS). The PAWS board announced the appointment Monday.   Williams has led local nonprofits and community organizations for the past 20 years. She was executive director of Embrace Florida Kids and Fresh Start for […]

Seahawks share kindness in challenge

Seahawks share kindness in challenge

Merrian-Webster Dictionary defines kindness as the quality or state of being kind. At Holley Navarre Intermediate School, seahawk students are defining kindness through action. Throughout the last three weeks, the Student Council has been leading a schoolwide initiative to spread kindness in the classroom and community at large. Read the full article in the Feb. […]

Pet Nation aims to curb rabbit abandonment

Pet Nation aims to curb rabbit abandonment

Amid an uptick in rabbit abandonment, Pet Nation in Navarre will no longer be offering rabbits for sale. The decision was made after store owner Holly Elassaad saw several abandoned pet bunnies show up on the Navarre Lost and Found Pets Facebook page.   Read the full article in the Aug. 15 issue of Navarre […]

Santa Rosa pets get vaccinations, microchips

Santa Rosa pets get vaccinations, microchips

Volunteers from Panhandle Animal Welfare Society brought their traveling clinic to Milton Saturday to offer $5 rabies vaccinations and $10 microchipping for hundreds of pets in Santa Rosa County. This was the second low cost clinic hosted by A HOPE for Santa Rosa County.   As seen in the July 4 issue of Navarre Press. […]

Rabies and microchip clinic offered in Milton

Rabies and microchip clinic offered in Milton

After overwhelming numbers for their first clinic, A HOPE for Santa Rosa County is offering a second low cost Rabies and Microchip Clinic June 29 for cats and dogs in Santa Rosa County. The first clinic was held June 7 in response to the Florida Department of Health issuing a rabies alert for Santa Rosa […]

Rabies, microchip clinic at A HOPE

Rabies, microchip clinic at A HOPE

Due to the recent rabies alert in Santa Rosa County, A HOPE for Santa Rosa County will be hosting a rabies and microchip clinic in conjunction with PAWS rolling vet clinic. The event will be held Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Paw Pad in Milton at 5755 Washington Street. Rabies vaccines will […]

Navarre farmers market moving to new location

Navarre farmers market moving to new location

The Farm to Table Farmers’ Market will be moving to St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church at 7810 Navarre Parkway Saturday, March 16. The grand reopening will be held the same day from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Read the full article in the March 14 issue of Navarre Press. Visit www.navarrepress.com/subscribe to view subscription options – […]

4-year-old puts needy animals first

4-year-old puts needy animals first

Like many children, Cadence McCleery, 4, is excited about her upcoming birthday. Wearing glittery pink butterfly earrings, Cadence said when she grows up she wants to be Moana, the hero of one of her favorite Disney movies. Her birthday party will be a “jumpy jump” party with a bounce house, and she will finally be […]