Tag: dog shelters

OBJECTIVE OF NO- KILL SHELTERS.ITALY/INDIA HAS BEEN A NO KILL SINCE 1991.GREAT PROGRAM.TRAP- NEUTER- RETURN POLICY WIN WIN FOR ALL!

What is a No -Kill Shelter?                               The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) estimated in July 2008 that approximately three to four million pets are killed yearly in shelters across the United States.The No Kill Advocacy Center and Alley Cat Allies…

HOW MUCH PERSONALITY DOES YOUR DOG HAVE?

By Claudia Bensimoun Image Credit: BarkUpTodayDog Each and every dog has a unique personality based upon past experience, environmental factors and inherited genes. Developing a great relationship with your dog encourages one to seek out his behavioral quirks, personality traits and of course, past history. All canines express emotion and many of these emotions may…

POST TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER IN SHELTER DOGS

POST TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER IN SHELTER DOGS  Photo Credit Angielski Zloty Wiki Commons Dogs who experience stressful and traumatic events can carry psychological trauma. Walk through any dog shelter and   one can experience firsthand the most common behavioral problems associated with PTSD. Shaking, cowering, shying away from people and excessive barking are among the few…