Animal Shelter Daily Pet Tip Archive

Pet Tips and Pet Information

Labrador Retriever

Labrador Retriever

Written By: Published: 5-11-18
The Labrador Retriever is a well behaved dog that is great for children and elderly companionship. Besides being very playful and having a very athletic body ...Read More...
Are You Feeding Your Cat the Best Diet

Are You Feeding Your Cat the Best Diet

Written By: Published: 1-31-18
There are numerous aspects you have to consider when taking care of a cat, especially when it comes to nutrition. But you need to see this from a different perspective. Cats are sensitive creatures just like humans, with plenty of necessities when it comes to maintaining a proper health and condition. And feeding is one of the most important aspects that affect their overall well-being. For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...
Removing Pet Urine Smell

Removing Pet Urine Smell

Written By: Published: 1-24-18
The unexpected may happen and it is very possible that you will find a yellow spot on the floor or on your favorite carpet in the living room. The author of this will be your loving pet. And now what? How do you clean up the mess and how do you teach your pet to do this outside or in his special box? For more information please visit ouor website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...
Adopting a Pet from a Shelter

Adopting a Pet from a Shelter

Written By: Published: 1-22-18
Adopting a pet is a noble gesture. You are basically the savior of that soul and you are responsible for his life from that point forward. The post-adoption time is a real treat for anyone that is looking for a furry companion. However, the pre-adoption process can be a real nightmare for those that do not know much about adoptions. For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...
Protecting Forest Animals

Protecting Forest Animals

Written By: Published: 1-19-18
Wildlife living in forests are having a hard time these days, with clear cutting trees for new housing development that is going on. Some species are slowly becoming extinct. That means that our rapid growth might cause the complete disappearance of certain types of animals. Surely we, as responsible individuals, can do something about this. But what is there to be done? For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...
Tips on How to Find Your Lost Cat or Dog

Tips on How to Find Your Lost Cat or Dog

Written By: Published: 1-18-18
You can start considering that you lost your dog if he has been missing for more than 24 hours and you already looked for him everywhere in and around the house, walked your entire neighborhood and have already been to the local animal shelter. For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...
Adopting a Shelter Pet and Fostering Pet Tips

Adopting a Shelter Pet and Fostering Pet Tips

Written By: Published: 1-17-18
Choosing a pet from a shelter should be a thoughtful process for each of us, so that bringing in a new furry member of the family is as normal as possible, for both you and the animal. For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...
Lifeline Puppy Rescue and Fostering Pets

Lifeline Puppy Rescue and Fostering Pets

Written By: Published: 1-16-18
Dog overpopulation and irresponsible breeders are a big problem, too often leading to cruel actions like destroying puppies in city and country shelters. Fortunately, there are no-kill rescues across the country, with connections to rural areas and small towns that invest all their time and energy in promoting adoptions and giving them a chance at life.

One of them is Lifeline puppy rescue, a volunteer organization, operating throughout the New Mexico ? Kansas ? Rocky Mountains area, which works to rescue puppies during the week and opens for adoptions during the weekends. For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...
Fostering Animals and Giving up a Pet

Fostering Animals and Giving up a Pet

Written By: Published: 1-15-18
Dog overpopulation is a big problem these days and most shelters and pet rescues have trouble finding a place for all the animals out there. Sometimes there are very sad consequences, like euthanizing them because they are simply too many to deal with. In these circumstances, fostering a dog is a great help to a noble cause. For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...
Rare Norwegian Breeds

Rare Norwegian Breeds

Written By: Published: 1-12-18
Temperament-wise, this dog is very friendly and fond of people, including children. It is also friendly with other pets around the house, but must be introduced to them properly. It is not aggressive, enjoys playing and snuggling, and it can be trained for agility. Crate training is important. It is also important to teach it that the role of the leader in the pack belongs to the human, while the dog is the follower. It can develop the Small Dog Syndrome otherwise. For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...