Hot Dog!

Hot Dog!

How to Keep Your Pets Safe this Summer   As we head into July, temperatures are rising and it is getting much hotter outside. Although you might feel extremely uncomfortable, your pets are even hotter so it is important to take all necessary measures to keep them cool...
Fireworks Safety

Fireworks Safety

Fourth of July is just around the corner with all of its festivities and fun. Everyone’s favorite part of the patriotic holiday is of course the fireworks! However, fireworks can be scary or even dangerous for your pets. The fireworks themselves can be dangerous if...
The Importance of Doggy Exercise

The Importance of Doggy Exercise

June 6th, is recognized as global running day! We all know just how important it is for us to get regular exercise, and it is equally as important for your dogs to be active and exercising on a daily basis. Daily exercise has numerous health benefits for your dog, in...
How Do You Know When It’s Time

How Do You Know When It’s Time

By C.R. Wagner, Adopter & Friend of ACS             On Tuesday, March 13, I awoke and looked at the clock by the side of the bed. It said 7:10. As my brain came awake and registered what day it was, a lump formed in my throat and the tears came quickly. In about...
Whiskers

Whiskers

In honor of adopt a cat month, did you know that cats lose and regrow their whiskers? I am currently an intern with Animal Care Sanctuary and fostering a kitten who is about eight weeks old.  Today, I noticed that her whiskers looked like they had been cut.  I asked...
Jelly

Jelly

Out of all the cats we met at the Cattery, one immediately seized my interest – a beautiful, six-toed calico named Jelly. She had that indefinable quality, that je ne sais quois that just made me – well, want her. I was drawn to her combination of confidence and...