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My Dog Won’t Eat: Why Not and What Can I Do

This is actually more common than you might think. The good news is, in many cases, it’s not anything to be worried about. There are a number of reasons your furry family member might be neglecting its food bowl, on any given day.


What is the Best Pet for Kids? Adding a New Family Member

A pet is an excellent step in teaching younger children about love, friendship, responsibility, patience, and more. It can be a large part of their development – not to mention it can prove to make a fantastic companion for parents, too, for years to come.

Dogs in Locked Cars

Dogs in Locked Cars

Even though Animal Control Officers were immediately dispatched to the scene, the dog had suffered greatly and passed away.

7 Proven Ways to Calm Your Anxious Dog

7 Proven Ways to Calm Your Anxious Dog

Anxiety is not only a common trait in humans, but animals can also suffer as well. Many of the dogs in our care have anxiety — which usually stems from being abandoned by their owners and the shelter environment in general.


Should I get a cat? How to know for sure!

Should I get a cat? How to be completely sure that you’re ready to handle the responsibility of a cat in your home. Be fair to yourself and your potential new pet and read this article to know if you’re ready!


Am I ready for a dog? How to know for sure!

Are you thinking that it’s time to get a pet? Are you asking yourself “Am I ready?” Adopting a dog is a big commitment and there are some questions you should be able to answer before making the leap.


11 Fun Pit Bull Facts: They May Just Be the Dog For You

Pit Bulls may be one of the most misunderstood dog breeds. Did you know that “Pit Bull” is actually a catchall term that refers to multiple breeds? This includes the American Pit Bull terrier, American bulldog, American Staffordshire terrier, Staffordshire bull terrier and the English bull terrier.

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