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You Don’t Want Your Dog Anymore. What Do You Do?
It’s a shame you don’t want your dog anymore, but sometimes it simply can’t be helped. Here are a few options for finding your pet a new home.
Summer Is Coming — And So Is Kitten Season
Cat lovers, especially those who do rescue, dread summertime. Learn what you can do to help during kitten season this year.
How Kids Can Help Animals in Shelters: An Expert Guide
Teach them the value of social responsibility by allowing them to volunteer — or help shelters in a variety of ways. Here’s where to start.
Adopting a Shelter Dog: Why You Shouldn’t Be Afraid
Shelter dogs are absolutely worth the effort it takes to integrate them into your home. Here’s what you need to know before adopting a shelter dog.
Volunteering at an Animal Shelter: How to Get Started
Here’s what to expect when volunteering at an animal shelter — from the moment you apply to the day you pet your first puppy or kitten.
Why Cats Need a Gentler Hand in Shelters
It’s no surprise that stressful shelter situations can damage a cat’s well-being.
Why Honesty Is Crucial When Bringing Your Pet to a Shelter
Don’t lie when surrendering your pet; it could be a death sentence.
5 Best Boarding Options for Your Dog
Your dog’s level of comfort while you’re away may depend on how much you’re willing to spend.
What Happens When Shelters Drop Breed Names
Many dogs are incorrectly labeled as the wrong breed. When there aren’t any labels, their chances of adoption go up.