Tips for Attending Meetings on BDL

June 10, 2013 by  
Filed under News Gallery, Resources

After recent successes in Connecticut and Nevada, it has become even more important to step up at public hearings and speak out against breed discriminatory legislation.

Pets and Seniors

October 22, 2012 by  
Filed under Elderbulls, Stories

But this post is a reminder – or perhaps a lesson – that not every senior dog that arrives in a shelter is there because “people suck.” Rather, some of these pets arrive in shelters because the lack of resources to support elders with pets sucks.

A Shelter Dog’s Story

April 24, 2012 by  
Filed under Second Chances, Stories

But are bad people really to blame for all the homeless pit bull dogs in shelters? Do we really know their individual stories? Here’s a story of one dog whose adopter tracked down the original owner, and what she learned might surprise you. We hope this dog’s story inspires you to consider the consequences and inaccuracies of messaging that says, “Help! We have a pit bull problem! Irresponsible owners are causing them to pour into our shelter!”