Animal Shelter Daily Pet Tip Archive

Pet Tips and Pet Information

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...
Pamper Your Furry Friend at A Pet Spa

Pamper Your Furry Friend at A Pet Spa

Written By: Published: 1-11-18
Spas are an excellent choice if you want to pamper your pet. Your dog might get a bit spoiled but it is nonetheless a beneficial experience for a long and healthy life. For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...
Jobs Working with Animals

Jobs Working with Animals

Written By: Published: 1-10-18
There are many jobs out there for people who love animals and would like to work with them professionally. Here are two jobs that require extended education. Both can be found at a Vocational Education Program that specifically trains and certifies people who want to work in the field of animal health and wellness. For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...
Pet Insurance and Pre-Existing Conditions

Pet Insurance and Pre-Existing Conditions

Written By: Published: 1-9-18
This is why a smart move for pet owners is buying a pet insurance policy for their furry pals while they are very young, so that they wouldn?t have had the time to develop any health problems. If you buy insurance shortly after adopting a young pet, you will increase your chances to have your claim accepted by the insurance company and be able to pay for that expensive emergency treatment your pet will desperately need at a certain moment in time. For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...
Spay and Neuter Certificates

Spay and Neuter Certificates

Written By: Published: 1-4-18
New pet owners should be responsible and spay or neuter their pets as early as possible. Here's a short list explaining the difference between spaying and neutering, and how to receive spay and neuter certificates to cut down on the costs of the procedure. For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org ...Read More...