Animal Shelters


Building Bonds: Getting Close to Your New Rescue Dog

Adopting a rescue dog is a thoroughly rewarding experience. And a huge number of people can testify to this: approximately 1.6 million dogs are adopted from US animal shelters each year. Whilst most dogs that end up in shelters come from happy, stable homes, some experience a difficult start in life and suffer neglect and even abuse. As […]

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Animal shelters are real winners of 'Puppy Bowl'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — There will be a winner and a loser every Super Bowl Sunday. But at the “Puppy Bowl,” it’s always a win for animal shelters. The show provides national exposure to the shelters across the country that provide the puppy athletes and the kittens that star in the halftime show, and introduces […]

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Q&A: What are some pyreness dog adoption centers in houston?

Question by soccerfreak:O: What are some pyreness dog adoption centers in houston? Im planning on adopting a pyrenees puppy and I can’t find an adoption center in Houston that doesn’t charge a fee. Best answer: Answer by oregano13ALL shelters and rescues charge a fee to adopt a dog. Those fees are usually far higher on […]

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Dog adoption?

Query by f8isvir2: Dog adoption? My mom desires to give my canine away for adoption… he is about 12 a long time outdated, siberian husky. Do adoption companies get puppies at that age? Where can we give him? Finest solution: Remedy by julie dYou don’t say why your mum wants to give him away.Animal shelters […]

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Is A Toy Dog Also An Unhealthy Size For A Dog?

A reader asked.. I know teacup dogs have all those health issues and are sickly runts, but what about “toy” size dogs? Do they also have a large chance of getting illness’s and can you get them from animal shelters to? And is there size dangerous for them also like teacups since they are like […]

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Don’t Buy A Puppy – Adopt A Puppy

It has become a common scenario in United States that animal shelters and city pounds are becoming increasingly densely populated. Many of these dogs are taken in to these sheltering centers with no loving care or intension to do a favor for them, but instead to make sure that the streets are free from any […]

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Solving The Problem Of A Barking Dog

Excessive barking is the plague of dog owners everywhere. While it’s natural for dogs to bark under certain circumstances, some dogs are a bit overzealous with this vocalization. It is extremely sad and one of the main reasons that alot of dogs get left along at animal shelters.   Stopping bad barking behaviors is actually […]

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Take Advantage Of The Pet Adoption Portals

For many people, finding an appropriate pet adoption portal is the only thing that stands in the way of them getting a new pet. They are the type of people who already want to get pets, love pets, want to get ready for caring for a pet if they aren’t already, and are only looking […]

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Reasons Why Pets Are Put Up For Adoption Everyday

There are so many pets that are homeless nowadays.  According to the Humane Society of the United States, an estimated 8 to 10 million cats and dogs enter animal shelters yearly.As a matter of fact a shocking number of 4 to 5 million dogs and cats are being euthanized at these shelters.The cause?As there is […]

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To Microchip Or Not To Microchip, That Is The Question

According to the American Humane Association, only about 17% of lost dogs and 2% of lost cats actually find their owners after being lost. In fact, more than 20 million pets are euthanized year after year because animal rescue units cannot find the original owners. But you need not fear because there is now an effective way of tracking down lost pets.

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