Nine-week-old kitten is recovering after being thrown toward a school bus from a moving car

According to an October 17 report by Bangordailynews.com, a nine-week-old kitten is recovering after being thrown toward a school bus from a moving car. Authorities are still searching for suspects. The kitten, now dubbed “Hiccup” by the staff at Ridge … please continue reading

Whether intentionally abused or injured during trapping, NC cat will need a forever home

Whether this sweet Cabarrus County, North Carolina kitty was intentionally abused or injured during trapping, she will need a forever home once her stray hold is up at the rural Concord shelter. Her information can be found here, as well … please continue reading

Animal shelter workers provide 26 coping strategies for those dealing with euthanasia

At risk of euthanasia

In this article I discuss 26 coping strategies for animal shelter workers who are involved with euthanizing animals at shelters. The advice comes from 242 experienced workers who were or are directly responsible for euthanasia of animals at shelters. They … please continue reading

The thoughts of a shelter worker on euthanasia and coping emotionally

Shannon

These are the thoughts of Shannon Phillips. She is an animal shelter worker. Her job title is “Cattery Coordinator”. She has responsibilities and she is authorised and certified to euthanize animals. Making animal euthanasia more meaningful Euthanizing shelter animals is … please continue reading