The giving season is upon us and I'm sure that a majority of families are considering adopting puppies and kittens for their loved ones. Unfortunately, some of these families will also return their older animals to the shelter because they are either going on vacation or wanting a kitten or puppy to replace their older … Continue reading Three Reasons To Adopt From A Local Animal Rescue Or Shelter
Rosie was once a kitten and everybody loved her. She was once small and tiny. All watched her play all day. She was little and cute, the first to get adopted. Her new parents loved her and gave her everything she wanted. A ball of yarn, a mouse made of cloth. Rosie once had it … Continue reading Rosie’s Journey: A Short Story About An Older Shelter Cat
If you find yourself thinking about adopting an animal, please read this post first. Many people decide that they want a kitten only to find that it's far too much work to keep them stimulated, and they return the kitten from wherever they got them. One thing to understand is that it's not easy, especially … Continue reading Should I Adopt A Cat Or A Kitten?
Older animals find their way to the shelter on a daily basis. Sometimes it’s because they are strays, but more often than not, it’s because the owner got bored with the old animal and decided to trade it in for a younger puppy or kitten. It’s a sad truth about our society. People only want … Continue reading Why You Should Adopt an Older Animal