So, You Found A Stray Kitty Cat

A lot of people are unaware that you can find a purebred dog at the local animal shelter, humane society, or dog pound. Thank you, RescueGroups, for all you do for the animals. More recently, Petfinder also asked us to stop updating pets via the Petfinder web site on behalf of our non-profit partners. We are supported by the Sacramento County Animal Care and Regulation, TEAM (the local non-profit associated with the shelter), and PetSmart.

But since some people do breed responsibly and take good care of their dogs, I know dog breeding isn’t always a bad thing. In a study of 341 adults who were allergic to cats or dogs and had been advised by their physicians to give up their pets, only one out of five did.

You may also find that puppies from rescue organizations are in better health than puppies straight from pet stores, because the rescues have gotten them veterinarian care and fostered them through any health problems they may have had. We find it very sad that Petfinder would take this position previously, now or ever as it only serves to hurt the animals that we are all trying to help.pet finder

Even if a …

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Adopting A Stray Dog

Pet adoptions are a wonderful thing. He worries his new family will take him back to the shelter but instead they learn to love him all the more. Adopting a dog must not be a spur of the moment decision. Sometimes people buy a puppy, and when that puppy gets too big, decide they can’t keep it anymore.

Death of Owner: When a death occurs in a family, it is quite common to see Mom or Dad’s best friend being dumped at the local pound by family members who either can’t or won’t provide home and sactuary to a beloved dog. There are a number of possible reasons for dog adoption.dog adoption

If a dog is adopted with a chronic health condition they will be entitled to subsidised vet care. He’s up for adoption at any time. He is a playful little guy, loves people and is fine with other dogs. You may download and print an adoption application to bring with you, or you may fill one out at The Animal House on Saturday.dog adoption

To help you make this connection, pet shelters typically provide plenty of background information and guidance. Between July 2012 and March of 2015 Grace was adopted …

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