animal shelters

India needs more and better animal shelters

A recent conversation I had with a man in India indicates to me that the country needs more and better…

2 months ago

Take all the best methods from American animal shelters and make them obligatory through law

Nathan Winograd, who in my opinion, is probably America's greatest animal advocate, certainly in respect of animal shelters and companion…

2 months ago

How to help animal rescue workers get over compassion fatigue and occupational stress

Occupational stress and compassion fatigue is not uncommon in animal rescue workers. One of the most visited pages on this…

3 months ago

Picture of young cat in shelter like being in prison

This photograph has mood. It puts us into the mind of this young cat at a shelter as she looks…

5 months ago

Delaware is America’s first no-kill animal shelter state

It has been decided that in Delaware, as a whole, their animal shelters meet the standard of no-kill. In order…

6 months ago

North Carolina’s current poor record of killing cats and dogs at shelters

North Carolina (NC) currently has a relatively poor record of killing cats and dogs at their animal shelters. In other…

6 months ago

Pet stores challenge law making it obligatory to sell rescue animals

Fourteen Montréal pet stores are suing the city over a bylaw which makes it obligatory to sell rescue cats and…

7 months ago

Humane Society’s well oiled machine evacuated some Louisiana shelters in preparation for Hurricane Barry

I am always very impressed, and I love the way that The Humane Society of the United States make room…

7 months ago

Cats in foster homes are more likely to be adopted than cats in shelters. Discuss.

Ben Nelms saved the life of a seriously injured cat, Henry, through fostering and wants more foster carers at the…

7 months ago

San Francisco: conflicting ideas about how to deal with feral cat moms and their kittens

In San Francisco there has been a change in policy on how to manage feral cat moms and their kittens…

8 months ago