Tag Archives: shelters

Avoiding Bites In Shelters

Posted on: August 9, 2020 - No Comments

Working or volunteering in a shelter is a rewarding but sometimes challenging job. No matter how lovely a shelter might be in terms of design, the animals housed within its walls will still experience the stress that comes from abandonment and transition.

Top 10 New Year Do’s and Dont’s

Posted on: January 3, 2014 - 1 Comment

If you're adopting a dog this new year or choosing a puppy, think carefully about how you will select, socialize and train the new addition to the family.                                                       Read More

Tips For a Successful Adoption

Posted on: October 24, 2013 - No Comments

As we continue to celebrate October as Adopt-a-Shelter-Dog month, many people will head to their local shelter in the hopes of finding their new four-legged friend. For most adopters, the hardest part of the adoption process isn't picking out their dog--it's sticking with that dog for life. If you work for a shelter or rescue group, or if you're considering adoption, it's vital to set yourself up for a successful match.

The Importance of Considering Adoption

Posted on: March 13, 2013 - 1 Comment

With millions of pets being euthanized in shelters every year, it's more important than ever to consider adoption when you look for your next four-legged family member.