animal shelters

American communities step up to help animal shelters but the future is precarious

ANIMAL SHELTERS USA - CORONAVIRUS EFFECT - OPINION: There is a clear message emanating from the Internet about animal shelters…

2 months ago

Coronavirus pandemic empties this animal shelter so why can’t it happen all the time?

CALIFORNIA, USA: Last Thursday, Riverside County Department of Animal Services in Southern California shared an extraordinary video showing an entirely…

2 months ago

Animal shelters in poorer European countries are suffering because of coronavirus pandemic

NEWS/OPINION: It is reported (Metro.co.uk) that animal rescues in the less well developed European countries in terms of animal welfare…

3 months ago

The ‘new normal’ caused by COVID-19 may make this the worst kitten season ever for feral cats

With the complications of our 'new normal' created by countries and states going into strict quarantine due to COVID-19, many…

3 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…

4 months ago

Colorado law designed to ensure high standard, ‘socially conscious’ animal shelters

I like this law which is currently going through the Colorado legislature. Not everyone does who is involved in debating…

4 months ago

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…

7 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…

8 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…

8 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…

10 months ago