Category Archives: Animal Rescue and Adoption
The advantages of adopting a senior pet greatly outweigh the misconceived disadvantages. Age, breed, and gender of the new pet must be decided carefully. Adopting a new pet should always be made as a lifetime commitment. It is so easy to fall
Common reasons for pets to be abandoned Many charities start saying it, especially around December 25th. A pet is for life, not just for Christmas. How can someone who has chosen a pet then toss it away? Would they be
Facts: Only about 5% of dogs in animal shelters are strays, including a few ferals. Because many shelters ask for a relinquishment fee, many people turn over their pets as found “strays” so they don’t have to pay the fee.
Any animal can be a pet. Just because its classified as a ‘farm’ animal does not mean that it cannot be a pet. Everything from chickens to cows can be a beloved pet. I think the only classification of a
Have you ever seen the commercial with Sarah McLachlan advertising against animal cruelty? There are pictures of cats and dogs that flash across the screen. It breaks your heart to see some of these animals hungry, beaten, injured, or dehydrated. However,
Helping the Helpless: Rescuing and Caring for Abused Animals When it comes to abused animals, most people probably think of cats and dogs, but any animal can be abused. Abused and neglected animals can bring tears to the eyes of