Pet Calendar: Clear The Shelter Day

#ClearTheShelters On August 17, hundreds of animal shelters across the country are coming together for a one-day adoption drive. These shelters will waive or lower adoption fees as a way to help the shelter animals find a loving, forever home. The goal is to “clear the shelters” and get as many animals adopted as possible.

Pet Calendar: National Ugly Christmas Sweater Day

Pet Calendar: National Ugly Christmas Sweater Day Paws up if you dress your dogs and cats on a regular basis! Paws up if your pets will don Christmas sweaters (ugly is in the eye of the beholder) on December 16. Because of our love of shelter dogs and our dream of one day all of

Pet Calendar: National Mutt Day

Pet Calendar: National Mutt Day National Mutt Day, also known as National Mixed Breed Dog Day, created in 2005 by Celebrity Pet & Family Lifestyle Expert and Animal Welfare Advocate, Colleen Paige and is celebrated on both July 31st and December 2nd. Watch the video we made when we celebrated in July! National Mutt Day

Dog Rescue Story: The Socialization Of A Feral-Born Puppy

By: Dana Langley, CPDT, CO-Owner Life Is Dog, Inc The Rescue of a Broken Puppy Valentine’s Day, 2019, I received a call from the director of an animal rescue shelter near my dog training facility.  She said, “We have a four-month-old mix breed puppy who is not doing well in the shelter, is there any