Category : News

Miami-Dade County Blazes Trails for Animal Shelters Across the USA

10 months ago / 4 comments

Typically, municipal animal shelters are places associated with cold and depressing atmospheres, and a sense of desperation and hopelessness for often stressed out and sorrowful animals. But Miami-Dade County is blazing trails in helping …

What to Do If You See a Stray or Injured Dog

10 months ago / 0 comments

With leash laws and invisible fencing, the likelihood of seeing a stray or lost dog is lower than it once was. But it does still happen. If you’re driving or walking and see a dog …

See a dog in a hot car?

11 months ago / 0 comments

If your dog is anything like Bart, he or she loves car rides. Bart’s mom understands that leaving Bart in the car in the summer months can be dangerous for him and we all want …

Adopt a senior pet this month

1 year ago / 0 comments

May is National Pet Month, and one of the key areas that this special month looks to draw awareness and attention to is pet adoption. While there is a large need to adopt pets …

National Adoption Weekend at PetSmart starts today

1 year ago / 0 comments

Each year, about 7 million pets enter shelters across North America and some 3 million healthy, adoptable pets are euthanized. To save lives, PetSmart, The Adopt Spot, is holding its second National Adoption Weekend …

Bart’s Pet Podcast Roundup

1 year ago / 0 comments

According to his mom, Bart sometimes like to just veg out to a good pet podcast. I’m dying to see a picture of him with headphones! Since Bart likes podcasts so much, his mom …

Thirty-One Gifts Promotes Animal Rescue Awareness with Cute Merchandise

1 year ago / 2 comments

I’m so excited to get my bag from Thirty-One Gifts. I’d planned to use it to hold yarn for active knitting projects, but the kittens (rescues themselves) had other plans. Oh well, at least …

Formerly Homeless Dogs Now Work for Professional Tennis

1 year ago / 1 comments

Four homeless dogs were rescued from the the slums and abandoned lots in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Frida, Mel, Isabelle, and Costela are part of an initiative by the Animal Association of Wellbeing to raise …

From Unwanted Shelter Dogs to Police K9

1 year ago / 0 comments

The PAWS shelter in Lynwood, WA is a haven for difficult shelter dogs. Overlooked by owners seeking calmer, tamer pets, these dogs are perfect for Melissa Larsen. Larsen trains dogs to detect bombs and …

Cons Train Shelter Dogs, Both Get Better Lives

1 year ago / 1 comments

The Southeastern Correctional Institution in Lancaster, Ohio partners with local animal shelters to provide temporary housing and basic behavioral training to shelter dogs awaiting adoption. The inmates provide for the dogs’ training and care, …