May 25, 2015


Critter Chronicles: Bonnie


I’m a very friendly girl who loves to race around the yard and have fun. My longtime playmate is moving to a home, and I will be very lonely without him. Do you have room for a perky medium-size gal? If you are looking for a companion for your dog, I might be the perfect Read More…

Critter Chronicles: River


River was rescued alongside a road and no one ever came looking for her. We believe she did not have a good life and was probably tied outside. River spent a good deal of time in a foster home which she recently lost and has learned all her house manners. She is house-trained and crate-trained. Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Peanut


Little Peanut was rescued from the Lorain County Dog Kennel.  She is a very friendly girl, getting along with everyone she meets.  Peanut is good with other dogs and is learning not to chase cats although it is not aggressive.  She would be good with children who are at least 8 years old and respectful.  Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Baby


Baby was found pregnant and wandering the streets in Lorain. Baby was taken in from the cold by a nice lady that let her stay in her basement for a couple days until she could bring her to Friendship. Baby had her litter and was in a foster home caring for them until they were Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Leo


You will love Leo! He arrived from another rescue in hopes of getting a home sooner at Friendship. Not much is known about his likes and dislikes. He had to have a home at some point, he knows many commands and listens. Leo is a super fun fellow that has a happy demeanor. Please stop Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Ralphie


Ralphie was recently adopted and returned. Ralphie’s family said he wasn’t potty trained and was having accidents in the home. He’s a super sweet boy that is active but is a lap sitter, too. Ralphie would do best in an adult household or one with older children. Stop by and visit gentle Ralphie. He’s a Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Sprinkles


Sprinkle some joy and love into your life by deciding to meet a beautiful loving girl named Sprinkles. Sprinkles arrived at Friendship APL in January and she was pregnant. She gave birth to three healthy pups born on Jan. 23. Sprinkles and her litter were transferred to a foster home right away. Sprinkles took very Read More…

Critter Chronicles: Baby Girl

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Baby Girl was surrendered by owner because he worked long hours. Baby Girl has been with same owner since she was a puppy. She enjoys toys but will tear them up. This sweet girl loves the outdoors and likes the snow. She also likes to snuggle and falls asleep on owner’s lap. B.G. is good Read More…

Indians notes: Times are changing for Tribe

Balloons fly during the national anthem before a baseball game between the Minnesota Twins and the Cleveland Indians Friday. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

CLEVELAND — Times are changing for the Indians. “It’s not the same,” first baseman Nick Swisher said of the national perception of Cleveland’s baseball team. “I can even go off when I came here when I was with other teams. It was always fun for me to come over here, but you always knew if Read More…

Heated cat carrier likely cause of Lorain house fire

LORAIN – A cat carrier with a plugged in heater is believed to be the cause of a fire that started on the deck of a house in Lorain early Friday morning. At about 4:15 a.m., the Lorain Fire Department arrived at the 5600 block of Boxwood Drive where a fire had started on the Read More…