Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 15 – One Tail at a Time PDX in Oregon
A quote from a volunteer of One Tail at a Time sums up what this organization is all about. “Puppies are generally easy, everyone loves and wants a puppy. But OTAT is so much more than just the easy work;…..
Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 14 – Second City Canine Rescue in Illinois
Second City Canine Rescue solely relies on foster homes to house the homeless dogs they rescue – they do not have a shelter or a kennel that they use regularly, and adoptable animals will live in a foster home until…..
Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 13 – Animal Allies Rescue Foundation in Maryland
Animal Allies Rescue Foundation (AARF) was founded in Baltimore, Maryland after Arika Pevenstein and Sallyann Jennings realized the need for more public awareness and education about the importance of adoption of abandoned, abused, homeless, and neglected animals. In addition to…..
Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 12 – FUR BAE in Washington
FurBae is an animal rescue organization that offers many services for the dogs that they help to rescue from Qatar, including the “Flying Buddy” program. If you are taking a trip to L.A., FurBae will arrange for you to take…..
Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 11 – Laura’s Hope Rescue in Pennsylvania
Laura's Hope Rescue in Hop Bottom, Pennsylvania was launched in 2009 after Grace was volunteering for another organization and found herself questioning the way animal rescue was working in her community. She wanted to make a bigger impact by doing…..
Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 10 – Hearts Alive Village in Nevada
Hearts Alive Village in Las Vegas, NV understands and values the powerful connection between people and pets. By providing a safer, happier life for animals, they are helping the people in their community as well. Through a variety of owner…..
Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 9 – Canine Commitment in New Hampshire
Canine Commitment is an active rescue, adopting dogs and puppies and the occasional kittens throughout New England. Rescue in New England is a bit different than the typical perception of what rescue looks like, so the challenges faced by Canine…..
Episode 108 – Lisa Lunghofer
Lisa Lunghofer has served as a consultant to animal-related programs throughout the country. Examples of her work include designing an innovative education initiative, based on a public health model, to prevent animal cruelty in Philadelphia; writing grant proposals for programs…..