animal shelter

More cats than dogs abandoned during coronavirus pandemic

It seems that dogs are beating cats as a lockdown favourite companion animal. The Association of Dogs and Cats Homes…

2 weeks ago

Can animal shelters refuse animals?

Somebody asked the question whether animal shelters can refuse animals. The answer must depend on the type of animal shelter…

1 month ago

Factors affecting the success rate of shelter cat adoptions

Not all cat adoptions from animal shelters are successful. They don't lead to a relationship for the lifespan of the…

3 months ago

What animal is it? Ah! It’s a cute matted cat.

This is one of those recurring "matted cat stories". They pop up on the Internet from time to time. They…

4 months ago

Is the typical North American animal rescue in hock to their vets for thousands of dollars?

A sadly typical case of unwanted domestic cat abandonment shines a light on the debt that some animal rescues owe…

4 months ago

Big-hearted teenager opens animal shelter

AnĂ¡polis, Brazil: Remember the name Eduardo Caioado as I think he'll become famous one day. He has a huge heart.…

5 months ago

Animal shelter stored dead cats and dogs in freezer

NEWS/VIEWS - KENTUCKY, USA: This is not the sort of news you want to hear about an animal 'shelter'; a…

5 months ago

Animal shelter is entirely empty of animals

On Twitter there is a video of the interior of the shelter facility at the Humane Society of the Pikes…

6 months ago

North American animal shelters are in difficulties

The online news regarding animal shelters in North America indicates quite severe difficulties are being encountered by some of them…

7 months ago

Scottish animal shelter branded a “kill centre” and savaged online

Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home (EDCH) were forced to call in police after being branded a "kill centre" and savaged…

10 months ago