Introduction to the evidence based science of the animal-human bond
When Chris approached me about writing a blog a few months back after we met at a conference in Appleton, WI, I thought it might be a one-time guest blog about my research and work around a dog study I…..
Make Your New Year’s Resolution To Help The Animals!
Are you in need of a New Year’s resolution? It’s that time of year again when we choose to participate in activities to better ourselves or to do something to help others. Why not make your resolution to help the…..
6 Hidden Dangers And Pet Safety Tips For The Holidays
The holidays are finally among us, bringing decorations and happiness into our homes. Unfortunately, some of the holiday cheer can be dangerous and potentially harmful to pets. According to Head For The Hills Veterinarian Health Services, the top five reasons…..
Get involved and take care of pets who are in need
Many people sometimes say "The problem is so overwhelming. What can I do to get involved and save pets who are in need?" There are many ways that you can get involved and help the animals. Let's explore some of…..
Important tips to remember while transporting pets
Whether you're volunteering on an animal rescue relay transport, or paying a commercial pet transport service to move fluffy across the country, there are some important tips for you to know while transporting your pets. 1. Everyone has a plan...until…..
4 jobs animal rescue shelter dogs do that you probably didn’t know about.
Did you know that dogs from animal shelters go on to do some amazing things? Check out these 4 example of jobs that shelter dogs do every day. 1. Therapy Dogs You've heard of therapy dogs. They're used everywhere from…..
6 “Wow” facts you did not realize about animal rescue shelter animals
How many things do you know about animal rescue shelter animals? 1. A shelter animal dies every 16 seconds It is estimated that 1 animal is euthanized every 16 seconds...of every minute...every hour...all day long. That amounts to almost 4…..
The 5 W’s Of Fostering A Shelter Pet
We all know that pets can have a positive impact on our lives. And if you haven't been paying attention, the studies even show that they can have a very positive impact on your health. (Check out this blog!: https://www.positivehealthwellness.com/fitness/need-know-pets-improving-health/)…..