The purpose of this post is to show people that even damaged dogs can bring so much joy and fulfillment to your life. That the dogs you may not think are the best for you – may be the ones you need the most. As the proud mom of 2 pitties Ginger and Riley –…read it all!
Did you know that Chihuahuas are the dog breed found most often in shelters, second only to Pit Bulls? That is according to the ASPCA that listed them as number 2 for 2013 and 2014. Some list them as number three, but they are always found in the top 10. How can that be? These…read it all!
We hear it all the time, “I have no time”, “I have no money”, “he/she pee’ed in the house” or “our Dad/Mom dies and we don’t want it” – every time we hear/see these excuses as to why a dog/cat has been abandoned it makes our skin crawl. We have seen animals called “it” –…read it all!
My personal experience in trying to adopt a dog and what these rescues do that are failing these animals.
October is Adopt-A-Shelter Dog month and here at CharityPaws we advocate for that strongly! We will have several posts related to this issue and why adopting will always be a better option than buying a dog! So, you want a puppy – that is GREAT – every family should be able to enjoy the love…read it all!
Great examples of advertisements that really create emotion about the bad side of the circus.
An adoption campaign where the homeless dogs help busy workers destress and get some much needed outdoor time.
I saw an interesting post in a group I am a member of and thought it was a great thought provoking question. Does the name of a cat at a shelter affect the adoption rate? Would you rescue a cat named Ivan – or would your prefer Walter? Does Fluffy fit your fancy but you…read it all!
The Humane Society releases data annually that estimates the number of animals that are euthanized as well as those that live in homes. The latest numbers kind of show what we already knew – the rescues and shelters need our help and owning a pet is a pretty popular thing to do! The latest numbers,…read it all!