Adopt A Pet Dog Or Puppy: What You Need To Know
It's very exciting to adopt a new dog or puppy into your life and home. But before you rush into this life changing decision, you should ask yourself a few questions. Here's your guide to adopting a great pet dog or puppy.
Holiday Puppies: A Nightmare After Christmas?
Parents envision cute, stubby-legged, holiday puppies under the tree and a Christmas morning their kids won't ever forget. Fast-forward two or three months, and they have chewed up shoes and splotchy carpets, edged by deep regret.
Happy National Mutt Day: 7 Reasons Mutts Are Awesome
July 31st and December 2nd are both celebrated as National Mutt Day! There’s no need to settle on one breed when you can have a whole bunch rolled into one package. There are plenty of advantages to having a mixed-breed dog.
Are You Ready To Get A Dog? Find Out! [VIDEO]
Getting a dog is a big responsibility! If you're considering adopting a sweet pooch into your home and family, this video will help you make sure you're prepared and ready to get a dog.
6 Good Reasons To Adopt A Senior Or Older Dog
Shelters are full of older dogs hoping for a second chance at life. If you're thinking of adopting, please consider adopting a senior or older pet.
November Is National Adopt A Senior Pet Month
November is National Adopt A Senior Pet Month--a month dedicated to helping older pets find loving forever homes. If you care about sweet senior animals, help spread the word this month.
“Puppies For Sale?” Consider Adoption
Why should you adopt a shelter dog over buying a canine? Here are five reasons to beware of "puppies for sale" advertisements.
Puppies – Pictures, Facts, And What You Should Know Before Adoption
What to expect from your puppy.
What You’re Getting Into When You Get A Dog
Liking dogs and liking having a dog are two very different things. The sad truth is that millions of pets are surrendered to shelters around the country every year; the good news is that your future family member need not be one of them.
Finding The Right Family-Friendly Dog For You
For many kids, the family dog is their best friend--a companion who teaches them about friendship, loyalty, responsibility, and empathy as well as providing unconditional love.
5 Reasons Small Dogs Are Awesome
Before I had a small dog, I always thought of them more as “accessory pets” than anything. Wrong!
Spruce Up Your Summer By Adopting Or Fostering A Dog
Don’t let this summer pass without taking advantage of the wonderful benefits a dog can bring into your life. Are dogs are the key to the fountain of youth?
Amazing Doggie Daddy Father’s Day Rescue [VIDEO]
You've got to see this wonderful Father's Day rescue video. When they arrived to help a family of puppies living in a steel mill yard, papa dog surprised them all!
The Art Of Perfection In Imperfect Pet Parenting
I don't walk him as often as I should. I give him treats from the table. He only knows three tricks. He's sitting next to the desk right now waiting for me to play with him...
What To Do When You Have To Give Up Your Dog
The idea of giving up a dog is as horrible as giving up a family member, but for various reason like death, divorce, or lack of finincial means to support, it happens.
Woman Rents Billboard To Promote Adoption Of Adult Dogs
At the time, Lagorio couldn’t commit to the idea of adopting an adult dog, so Lagorio walked away from the Pekingese, choosing to adopt a puppy instead. It’s a decision that has haunted Lagorio ever since.
New Dog? No Worries!
You wonder if you did the right thing getting a dog--particularly this dog? Troubleshooting advice for new dog owners.
My Friend Didn’t Adopt And I Want To Tell Her How I Feel About It
Recently, an friend bought a Yorkie from a breeder in the next state over. She is having a "puppy shower" and I don't want to attend. I'd like to be honest about why, but a mutual friend thinks I should just say I have other plans. What do you think?
If I Adopt A Dog, How Will I Know If He Or She Has Behavioral Issues?
If I adopt a dog from a shelter, how will I know he or she doesn't have any behavioral problems?
Fospice: End Of Life Care For Shelter Dogs
Fospice provides end-of-life comfort, love and care for homeless, terminally ill, and elderly dogs. It's based on the human hospice model of compassion.