Saving Homeless Animals in Southern California Through Transports and Spay/Neuter | START Rescue
The sad news is, despite how much we love animals, pet homelessness remains a huge problem in the U.S. The silver lining? Organizations like Shelter Transport Animal Rescue Team—also known as START Rescue—are ready to lend a hand in solving…..
Create A Compelling TNR How-To Video in 5 Easy Steps
So, your shelter or rescue has decided to create a how-to video about TNR. That’s awesome! TNR is a great humane way of helping to reduce the population of community cats and improve their quality of life. However, with only…..
3 Ways to Help Cut Overcrowding in Animal Shelters
Animal shelters receive over 6 million homeless animals into their fold each year. A big chunk of this population are stray animals and relinquished pets. Yet, despite these alarming data, animal homelessness ranks poorly in the long list of public…..
8 Benefits of Spaying or Neutering Your Pet
The spaying or neutering of pets is an important part of responsible pet ownership. While there are many misconceptions surrounding the medical procedures, there are only positive, life-long benefits to reap from having them done to your pet—health and behavioral…..
Is It a Feral or Stray Cat? Here’s How to Tell the Difference
Like pet cats, ferals and strays fall under the category of domestic cats. However, despite their similarities, there’s a big difference between the two. While feral cats are perfectly content living outdoors separate from humans, stray cats often crave…..
5 things volunteers do that help your local animal shelter to get to no kill
You can get your local animal shelter to be no-kill. Here's how. In animal shelters, the term “no-kill” is often given to organizations with a live outcome rate of 90%+. This means that 90% of the animals entering their facility…..
4 animal volunteer jobs to fuel your passion to be a veterinarian
Want to be a veterinarian? Here's how to get a taste through volunteering. Are you considering a career in veterinary medicine? Do you know a child or teen that has a passion for animals and might be interested in exploring…..