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March 2, 2021

Working with Shy Dogs

Did you adopt a shy dog or are you fostering a shy dog? Here are five helpful ways you can help a shy dog flourish.

February 25, 2021

Adoption Counseling as a Foster Parent

Set up your foster for success by doing adoption counseling as a foster parent. Here are some tips to help the adoption process go smoothly.

February 11, 2021

Favorite Chewy Dog Products

Chewy is a well known online sources for pet food, products, and medicine. I have been ordering from Chewy for about two years now and I love it. They offer autoship discounts, it’s convenient, they have fast shipping, and they have amazing customer service.

January 27, 2021

Favorite Dog Products for Volunteering at the Shelter

Over the years of working with dogs, I have come across some favorite must have products. These products can really make a difference when walking dogs. Mendota Slip Lead If I had to pick the most valuable dog product that I have used, it would 

January 21, 2021

Reasons to Spay/Neuter

Each year, millions of unwanted cats and dogs are killed in shelters. Here are three reasons to spay or neuter your pets to help this issue.

January 13, 2021

How to Indirectly Help Animals in Need

9 Ways to Indirectly Help Shelter and Rescue Animals “I could never foster. I’d want to keep them all.” “My heart breaks just walking into a shelter, so I could not volunteer there.” These are just two of the many reasons I hear from people 

January 11, 2021

Haylee’s Adoption Story

Haylee the Injured Pitbull After foster failing on Nadia, then Bambi we continued to foster. Remember this was in a townhouse with a tiny yard and no fence. However, we wanted to continue helping. We fostered a few dogs over the next year. Then Summer 

January 8, 2021

Bambi’s Adoption Story

Georgia Mud Dog Even though we adopted Nadia, we decided to continue fostering since Nadia does so well with other dogs. That’s where Bambi came in the picture. In Summer of 2015, we took in another super shy, shut down dog from a hoarding case 

January 8, 2021

Nadia’s Adoption Story

As I mentioned in my first blog post: My Rescue + Volunteer Story, I have three precious dogs that I adopted. I could literally talk about my dogs all day. With that being said, I have decided to make a separate post about each dog. 

January 5, 2021

My Rescue + Volunteer Story

How it All Started in the Animal Rescue World Back in the Day For my first post on this blog, I figured it would only make sense to talk about my story in the rescue/volunteer world. It’s safe to say that I have always gravitated