Matt Bershadker, ASPCA president and CEO, explains how you can protect your pet and help other pets from the dangers of being in a hot car.
Category: Animal Welfare
Why Pet Rental Companies Are a Terrible Idea
Pet rental companies are shady businesses that exploit shelter animals just to make money. Don’t be an accidental supporter of them.
Are Zoos Ethical? Let’s Talk About Zoos and Animal Welfare.
There are lots of opinions on whether modern-day zoos are ethical or beneficial for the animals. Here are my thoughts on the question “Are zoos ethical?”
Pets and Domestic Violence: What You Need to Know
The trauma of domestic abuse can deeply affect both humans and pets.
Cat Cafes Are Getting More Popular in the United States
These cafes often work with local cat rescues to promote adoption.
5 Unusual Friendships Between Dogs and Other Animals
These dogs are fearless when it comes to buddying up with wild animals.
Starting a Dog Rescue Group: A Beginner’s Guide
Hard truth: Starting a dog rescue group is a huge a labor of love. But it’s totally worth it. Begin your research here.
Special Needs Cats Are Not “Broken” — Just Different
It may mean a little more work, but caring for cats with special needs can enrich your life as well as theirs.
Adopting an Older Pet: An Expert Guide to Senior Pet Adoptions
All pets love unconditionally, but senior pets love more deeply. Here’s what you need to know about adopting an older pet.
I Think My Neighbor Is Abusing Their Pet
You may feel bad for reporting a neighbor for hoarding, but it really is in the best interests of the pets. No animal deserves abuse — it’s up to us to help put an end to it.