According to the American Humane Association, millions of dogs face euthanasia every year across the country because there are not enough caring homes for them. It is also a directory of over 10,000 animal shelters and adoption organizations across the USA, Canada and Mexico. No matter which method you choose for pet adoptions, be sure to pick the healthiest animal you can find. And this is one of the downfalls of adopting preloved dogs.
3. Once decided to adopt pets, they are part of your family and have to be treated as such. There are a lot more animals available than can ever possibly be adopted out. A great recommendation would be to adopt from a Rescue Shelter. In the case of pet store puppies that answer is often a puppy mill, where dogs live crowded together in cages and never get to romp on green grass or see the fresh air.
There are some military dogs that were adopted by their former handlers and some do not pass the adoption suitability test. With dog adoption the difference is one of life or death. We are particular about giving them to animal lovers who will give them a compassionate and loving home.
Adopting a dog – the home check. Labrador Retriever puppies for adoption are also available at Humane Society and independent animal shelters. Please contact us or leave a comment if you are interested in adopting a pet in Japan and we will put you in touch with a reputable shelter in your area.
So, when contemplating the idea of adopting a dog or puppy, think about possibly adopting a bonded pair, kind of like having a set of twins as babies. There are other benefits of adopting an animal from a shelter. They are siblings I rescued from a high kill shelter when they were 2 days old dumped in a box in the winter when the shelter was closed, and I happened to be there rescuing another dog.