Adopt a Shelter Dog Month
The Shelter Pet Project has released a series of online videos highlighting the joys of adopting shelter pets. The “Meet My Rescue Pet” video series features shelter animals who have been adopted into their forever homes and their families sharing their stories. The series was sponsored by The Humane Society of the United States, Maddie’s Fund and the Halo Pet Foundation. The first video in the series features Paul Shaffer from “The Late Show With David Letterman,” his daughter Victoria and their four adopted dogs Riley, Jake, Echo and Rue: “Meet My Shelter Pet: Paul & Victoria Shaffer” The next video in the series features Mark and Mary Ann Behme…
October is Adopt a Shelter Dog Month and BlogPaws is helping to spread the word about adoption with this great infographic: BlogPaws Dogs aren’t the only animals waiting for their forever homes in shelters. Cats, birds, reptiles, small animals…you name it. If you’re looking to add a pet to your home, please consider adopting from a shelter or rescue group and saving a live before buying.