- June Is Social PETworking Month!
What’s your daily routine like? If you’re like us, we’re guessing that you spend at least a little time each day using social media. Maybe you’re sharing your favorite recipe, posting photos from your fun weekend adventures with the family, or just keeping up-to-date and connected with friends. This month, we have a special challenge [...]
- Take flight with Pilots N Paws
Pilots N Paws is a pet rescue support organization that works with private pilots who volunteer their time and planes to fly animals in need to their fur-ever homes! Russ Landau is a pet owner and pilot from Los Angeles, CA, and Kate Quinn is the Executive Director of Pilots N Paws. Purina’s Petcentric caught up [...]
- Devoted Not Damaged #Considerashelterpet
Why would you #ConsiderAShelterPet? A sad but true fact is that many people have false ideas of who shelter pets are. They believe them to be emotionally damaged from past trauma or plagued by behavioral challenges that are too great to take on. Well, there’s good news in debunking these myths! The awesome pet lovers at Purina have launched a [...]
- Do pets make good gifts?
Recently in the animal shelter and rescue world, we’ve seen a shift among many staff and volunteers about giving pets as gifts. Yes, you still do hear some saying that pets should never be given as gifts. Many hold on to the belief that pets given as gifts are likely to not be as wanted, [...]
- Pop a Cork. Save a Life.
Daylight Wine Co. is donating $1 for every bottle of their Badgerhound 2012 Zinfandel Sonoma Valley sold through their website to Adopt-a-Pet.com in hopes of being a small part in more amazing transformations just like Winnie’s, an amazing comeback story. One of their resident dachshunds, Winnie, transformed from the fearful and anxious dog they rescued, into a confident, beautiful [...]
- Happiness is…
The secret to true happiness is waiting at your local animal shelter – and on Adopt-a-Pet.com and http://bit.ly/adoptapetcom
- How can I find a home for a pet that I rescued?
Whether you rescued a pet from a shelter, one you found abandoned in the street, or from a home that could not or no longer wanted to keep him or her — you are a pet hero! Thank you for helping a pet in need and trying to find him or her a new loving [...]
- How can I find a new home for my pet?
Thank you for caring enough to try to find a good home for your pet! (If you are looking to find a new home for a pet that you found or rescued, please click that link for an article tailored for that scenario instead.) Adopt-a-Pet.com is a non-profit resource that allows animal shelters and rescue [...]
- Happy Valentine’s Day from Adopt-a-Pet.com
- Pucker up! It’s the 2nd Annual Great American Pooch Smooch and Kitty Kiss
Valentine’s Day is upon us and you remember what that means, don’t you? It’s time to show the world just how loving and wonderful adoptable shelter pets are! Join us on this Friday, February 14th for Adopt-a-Pet.com’s Second Annual Pooch Smooch and Kitty Kiss. Here’s how you can join: Pull out your camera phone and snap [...]