A puppy mill is a breeding facility that produces large amounts of purebred puppies to sell.  These puppies can be inbred, have little to no veterinary care, poor food and shelter quality and live in overcrowded cages. Most people think they have to spend money or adopt a rescued dog to help end puppy mills,…

Here is a compiled list of plants that are toxic to dogs. (Remember to press Ctrl+F if on desktop to search for specific plants.)   Adam-and-Eve (Arum, Lord-and-Ladies, Wake Robin, Starch Root, Bobbins, Cuckoo Plant) | Scientific Names: Arum maculatum | Family: Araceae African Wonder Tree () | Scientific Names: Ricinus communis | Family: Alocasia…

Having a loving pet in the family can be a real joy.  Pets make good companions and they can become real members of the family.  If your kids have never experienced having a pet before, but would like to have one, you may find that virtual pet adoption can give them that know-how.  It can…

Pet adoption is the process of taking responsibility for a pet or animal.  The pet or animal may have been abandoned or surrendered to a shelter because their owners are unable to care for them. Common places where you can adopt a pet would be in animal shelters (for dogs, it is more known as dog pound).…

There are so many pets that are homeless nowadays.  According to the Humane Society of the United States, an estimated 8 to 10 million cats and dogs enter animals shelters yearly.  Meanwhile a terrifying number of 4 to 5 million cats and dogs are being euthanized by shelters.  The reason?  Because there are not enough…