Education Corner

Top 10 reasons dogs are dumped at shelters
  1. Moving
  2. Landlord not allowing pet
  3. Too many animals in household
  4. Cost of pet maintenance
  5. Owner having personal problems
  6. Inadequate facilities
  7. No homes available for litter mates
  8. Having no time for pet
  9. Pet illness
  10. Biting
 Why do shelters kill?
The connundrum of doing society's dirt work while trying to remain mentally and spiritually intact.

 No Kill Ethics?
No kill ethics embodies a consortium of philosophies that espouse killing of animals is unnecessary

 Dog Adoption
Read these articles BEFORE you adopt!

  Dog Behavior
Read articles about common dog behavior issues by leaders in the field

 Puppy Mills
Learn more about the "for profit" industry contributing to the homeless dog problem

  Spay Neuter
Spay/Neuter is the cornerstone of a successful lifesaving effort. Low-cost, high volume spay neuter will lead to fewer animals entering the shelter system .

  Fostering
Thinking about fostering a dog?

Transport Resources
Click here to find volunteer groups and commercial services that do dog transportation