Fostering for Flo

September 15, 2018

Flo FostersRestoring my faith in the goodness of humanity.

Until next time,
Good day, and good dog!

Just Do It

September 10, 2018

Nike Adopt
The best of the Nike / Kaepernick meme one-offs I’ve seen so far.

Until next time,
Good day, and good dog

Saturday is Clear The Shelters Day

August 16, 2018

NBC and Telemundo stations around the country will team up with hundreds of shelters on Aug. 18 for the fourth annual Clear the Shelters animal adoption drive.

Since 2015, over 150,000 animals have been adopted at this annual event. Maybe you can find your new family member this weekend. Adoption fees are often waived or discounted at participating shelters. Find the closest participating shelter.

#AdoptDontShop

Until next time,
Good day, and good dog!

How Adoptable Animals Should Be Advertised

August 14, 2018

I know this is an ad for an adoptable cat, but it is so well written I wanted to share it. I spend a fair amount of time dreaming about getting another dog, and perusing rescue postings. Usually, they are written to fit a certain template and tell you just about nothing about the dog. This one, by contrast, really gets your attention.

I think better ads are more successful than boring ones, don’t you? I have to think the adoption rate would go up if rescues and shelters put a bit more thought into their adoption ads. [Read more]

Helping Dogs Left Homeless by the CA Wildfires

July 31, 2018


(Video courtesy ABC7 News.)

Looking for a way to help dogs rescued from the California wildfires? Look no further! The video lists needed supplies, but if you’re not in the area, I’m sure they’d appreciate cold, hard cash, as well!

Until next time,
Good day, and good dog!

Chihuahuas Take Over DC

May 8, 2018

Chihuahua race raises money to save dogs from high kill shelters

Until next time,
Good day, and good dog!

Do You Live Near Greeneville, Tennessee?

April 6, 2018

NewsChannel 11 is spreading the word about the Greene County, Tennessee animal shelter, which is up to its ears in dogs. A county resident died recently, leaving behind 60 dogs in need of foster and / or adoptive placements. The shelter is also looking for donations of cash, food, and other supplies.

Please help if you can!

Until next time,
Good day, and good dog!

Hermione’s Rescue

March 26, 2018


More video love from Hope for Paws.

Until next time,
Good day, and good dog!

Shelter Sunday: Pound Puppies

March 18, 2018

Pound dogsA good reminder for those of us who adopt and rescue dogs.

Until next time,
Good day, and good dog!

Karma

March 8, 2018

KarmaIf life were fair…

Until next time,
Good day, and good dog!

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