When considering the birth rates among animals, it is not hard to understand why animal shelters are always filled with animals waiting to be adopted. Shockingly, it has been calculated that over a se...
Whether you are considering becoming a first time dog owner or adding a new canine member to your household, consider a breed-based rescue organization as a great source for your new pet. The advantag...
O.K., you've decided to get your new puppy from a local shelter. However, before you race off to the shelter, please make a vow (and make the rest of your family vow, too, if they're coming along)...
When visiting a dog shelter, be sure to observe how the shelter staff members interact with the animals. You should be able to tell whether they truly know and love the dogs or whether they're just...
Firstly, yourself and your family should make a decision on what type and age of dog you would like to bring in to your home. This is not a decision to be made lightly and should be taken under advise...
The "Bad News"-many people purchase animals without considering the long term requirements of proper pet care, the "Good News"-this creates an opportunity for you to purchase a purebred dog at a fract...
A headline in the Long Island Star, December 8, 1876, stated, "Two Bull Dogs Chew Each Other Up." Cheered on by gamblers, the $1,000 dog fight continued for nearly four hours. Throughout history,...
The day that you visit a dog shelter or dog rescue and make the decision to bring a new dog home may well be the day that you save two lives, the dog's and your own !Let me explain. It is no mystery ...
Katrina dog awaits court decision to learn his fateDuring the Katrina evacuation, a woman was compelled to leave her best friend, a small dog she received as a puppy for Christmas in 2004, behind. Her...
Selecting your new pet dog can be quite a task, especially since there are so many types to choose from. Some people want a dog with a disposition that will be a perfect fit for them, their family and...