USPS Shelter Animal Stamps

The U.S. Postal Service is releasing a new series of First Class stamps today—Animal Rescue: Adopt A Shelter Pet—to raise awareness of pet adoption and the needs of shelter animals.  They’re pretty damn cute too! You can read each animal’s story when you mouse over their image. In conjunction with the stamps, the pet food… Continue Reading

Hazardous Food Items—Cats & Dogs

Comprehensive lists of common food items that are dangerous for cats and for dogs.  I like that they not only list the food items, but they also tell why they are dangerous.  You can download the lists as pdf’s to print and keep handy. (thanks Margaret) Foods You Should Not Feed Your Cat. Foods You… Continue Reading

Stanley, From “Just One Dog” Adopted!

Remember this powerful video of a sickly & dejected dog in a California shelter? The video of Stanley inspired so many people to act.  Working together they rescued him and eventually brought him to a foster family in British Columbia.  He had surgery to fix his eyes, has been putting on weight, and is recovering… Continue Reading