Category : Animal Rescue

Petfinder’s Train to Adopt Program

8 years ago / 0 comments

The Train to Adopt Program developed from the idea that kennel life is stressful and unnatural for a dog, which can result in abnormal behavior. If any of the above behaviors are witnessed, it is a quality of life emergency and needs to be addressed immediately.

Enter the Humane Society’s Spay Day Photo Contest!

8 years ago / 2 comments

From the Humane Society of the United States To support Spay Day, The Humane Society of the United States and Humane Society International host the Spay Day Online Pet Photo Contest, presented by Zazzle—a …

A happy tale from

8 years ago / 0 comments

Looking for a new pet? Checking out and remember adopt, don’t buy! Right from the start it was clear that Olive was a lover not a fighter. “When we visited her in the …

Oregon Humane Society finds 11,000 furbaby homes in 2010

8 years ago / 4 comments

Staff and volunteers at the Oregon Humane Society rung in the New Year early when they popped Champagne corks at 11 am today to celebrate the 11,000th adoption of 2010.  The lucky dog was Mason, …

All they want is a furever Home for the Holidays!

8 years ago / 3 comments

The Oregon Humane Society is asking the public to open their hearts to nearly 200 special shelter animals who are looking for a Home for the Holidays this December. Some of these pets have been patiently waiting for adoption for more than three months.

Why puppies may not make the best holiday gifts

8 years ago / 4 comments

The holidays can be a very stressful time for everyone. There are places to go and people to see and as anyone who has children knows, the energy level gets ramped up a bit. And none of these are conducive to bringing a puppy in to the home.

CockTAILS and Cupcakes to benefit The Anti-Cruelty Society

8 years ago / 0 comments

Chicago-based pet boutique, Barker & Meowsky, a paw firm, together with High Hopes pet food company, invites the Chicago community out for a sweet evening of CockTAILS and Cupcakes on December 10th at 6:00pm until 8:00pm

It’s Adopt a Senior Pet Month!

9 years ago / 8 comments

We got this from the SHS…your local shelter has some great dogs just check on! The Seattle Humane Society is celebrating Adopt-a-Senior-Pet Month throughout November!  All month long, adoption fees are waived on …