Maggie and Jerry

Maggie and Jerry

Together we make a difference.  I volunteer for a dog rescue where one of the things I do is answer the rescue line.  I’ve always taken this job very seriously, especially when the call is from a shelter out of space or from an owner who has to give up a pet and...
The day my first foster chose me…

The day my first foster chose me…

I had been told by my grandparents that their dogs had always chosen them. I was finally able to experience that feeling myself. The other interns and I were brought into the play yard to meet a number of potential fosters. As the dogs’ names and stories were being...
Animal Shelter Appreciation Week

Animal Shelter Appreciation Week

National Animal Shelter and Rescue Appreciation week is November 4th-10th.  Shelters provide many beneficial services for their communities. They provide a safe place for animals, help to rehome them as well as give owners resources to keep and properly care for their...