We are looking forward to connecting with a new segment of our audience
Middletown, NY (PRWEB) October 29, 2009
Pet owners and animal lovers alike have a new online place to meet up, show off and find out what's going on in the Hudson Valley. Hudson Valley Pets is the area's newest web page dedicated solely to everyone's furry friends, and it is online now at http://www.recordonline.com/pets.
The fun begins and ends with local pets! Reader Photo and Reader Video Galleries are available for users to upload media for everyone to see. Users can also read unique articles on all kinds of pet-centric topics, including local stories, and browse archived features.
"We are looking forward to connecting with a new segment of our audience," says online news editor Erick Gliedman. "In the past, any pet features we created have always done well."
Pets of the Week is the online version of the Times Herald-Record's weekly feature on animals available for adoption from local shelters. The Shelter Tails column also spotlights people and organizations caring for animals, and provides ideas and contact information for ways anyone can get involved with great causes. A Resources section provides tools for accessing and sharing information on Lost & Found Pets, Local Shelters, Veterinary Offices, breeders and available animals.
What's the most popular dog breed and name in the Hudson Valley? Which breed would you be? What's your canine IQ? How can you meet more pet-loving people in your community? It's all online - from quizzes to calendars - at http://www.recordonline.com/pets.
About Dow Jones Local Media Group:
Dow Jones Local Media Group (http://www.dowjones.com/lmg), formerly Ottaway Newspapers, Inc., operates eight community media groups around the country - including the Hudson Valley Media Group - that collectively are comprised of 8 daily and 15 weekly newspapers, several lifestyle magazines and other niche publications, and a multitude of affiliated Web sites in seven states.
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About Dow Jones:
Dow Jones & Company (http://www.dowjones.com) is a News Corporation company (NYSE: NWS, NWS.A; ASX: NWS, NWSLV; http://www.newscorp.com). Dow Jones is a leading provider of global business news and information services. Its Consumer Media Group publishes The Wall Street Journal, Barron's, MarketWatch and the Far Eastern Economic Review. Its Enterprise Media Group includes Dow Jones Newswires, Dow Jones Factiva, Dow Jones Client Solutions, Dow Jones Indexes and Dow Jones Financial Information Services. Dow Jones owns 50% of SmartMoney and 33% of STOXX Ltd. and provides news content to radio stations in the U.S.