When People Fail their Pets: The Broken Human-Animal Bond

For over 12 years, I have been volunteering with shelter pets to help them adjust to being in a shelter setting and find a new loving (and hopefully permanent) home. The one aspect that has not changed over the years are the various reasons why people surrender their pet to a shelter: Moving, new baby, […]

Saving shelter pets

Far too many cats and dogs are surrendered to shelters because owners do not have the resources to correct a behavioral issue. Currently, there is a meeting of experts convening in San Diego to help address this issue. If pet owners have resources on how to address and correct behavioral issues, we will significantly reduce […]