All these beautiful babies are waiting for their forever families to come find them. I enjoyed photographing these love bugs yesterday at the Perth Amboy Animal Shelter in Perth Amboy, NJ. It was a rainy morning and kind of blah - but these guys all brightened my day. Gina - a Schnauzer whom we ...read it all!
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This post is meant to be my personal thoughts and experiences with adopting a rescue dog. It is NOT an attack or reflective of all rescues - I personally know some amazing rescues that are fair and ethical in their placements and do not have such strict policies - they just did not have a good match ...read it all!
An interesting Facebook post inspired us to do some research to see if there were opportunities to help animals - by getting married! And man were we amazed at the unique opportunities for having a wedding that helps animals. If you are an animal lover who really wants to do something unique to ...read it all!
Creative marketing ideas to get pets adopted is an important part of what an animal shelter or rescue does. Not all organizations have budgets to hire major advertising agencies to make the kind of impact they would like - so we will be focusing on profiling some of our favorite campaigns that make ...read it all!
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 of a ...read it all!
Can you imagine being able to earn Amazon Gift Cards for your favorite animal rescue just for a few minutes of your time? Well - it can happen! Of course you could stockpile these cards to get yourself something wonderful - but we hope this post will inspire you to do good in the world by ...read it all!
This is an example of a brilliant animal adoption campaign! The creative use of illusion with photography of people combined with lighting and shadowing techniques showcases animals as the central figure. The campaign is the creation of the McCann Worldgroup India for their client World For All. ...read it all!
I did it. I hired an Animal Communicator! Call me crazy - call me weird - but boy it was fun and for some odd reason - I do feel more peaceful with my girls passing. It is important to note that this is an UNBIASED review of my experience with an animal communicator. I paid for her service and ...read it all!
April is Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month - and what better way to ensure animals live a cruelty free life than to ensure you are using products that are truly cruelty free! Below we will outline some of the most commonly asked questions and offer tips into making sure you are supporting ...read it all!
Circuses - kids love them, animal lovers hate them. We know the abuse most of these animals go through and we hate seeing wild animals stuck in cages only to be used for our personal entertainment. Although it seems we are beginning to see change in this industry - we still have a long way to ...read it all!
Every shelter understands the difficulties in finding enough help to walk, care for and socialize the animals in their care. With many dogs being caged for up to 23 hours a day - it can often bring on issues that may make it more difficult to get adopted. The more socialized a dog can be - the ...read it all!
It happened again. I put my life on hold for several weeks to try and comprehend the huge loss that has occurred. Ginger (snap), my sweet girl passed away on March 10, 2016 - I cannot believe it has already been a month. Life goes on - but it has been forever altered. We lost her sister, Riley back ...read it all!