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List of animal shelters and rescues in the path of Hurricane Harvey

Even before a hurricane comes, many animal shelters are having to prepare for the unthinkable. And unfortunately, most of them are faced with tough decisions as they never have the resources necessary to save all the pets in their care. When flood waters rise, these shelters need to ensure their animals aren’t left behind to 

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The Founder of the world’s largest pet adoption site has a new mission…to save the ones that have been left behind…

If you’ve ever looked at adopting a pet, then you’ve probably gone to petfinder.com, the largest pet adoption website in the world.  Created 20 years ago by Betsy Saul, petfinder has facilitated over 25 million adoptions nationwide and works with over 15,000 shelters and rescue groups.  That’s awesome…. but unfortunately not awesome enough. See, even 

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The Yulin Dog Meat Festival is horrific, but is it worse than what we do in America with our own dogs?

So, over the next 10 days, butchers will be selling live dogs in the streets of Yulin to be made into meat for their annual festival.  Simply horrific.  So horrific that over 11 million people, including many Americans have petitioned for the end of it.  Imagine. Street butchers literally killing dogs (some still with collars 

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Can you pick the pit bull?

I am an avid fan of pit bulls and pittie mixes.  I have a few of my own.  In my opinion, they are unjustly villianized by the media and others that don’t understand much about dogs in general.  But whether you’re for or against pit bulls, the big question is, could you even recognize one? 

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