Top 10 Reasons to Adopt a Pet

Everyday we see ads on tv for the ASPCA, local shelters, and our local news channels often spotlight a few adoptable pets in our areas. If you’re considering getting a cat, dog, hamster, ferret, potbelly pig, or bird – adopt. Top 10 Reasons to Adopt a Pet 10. It’s Rewarding! There are estimated to be […]

46 Reasons Why You Should Adopt (Not Buy!) A Pet

Last year I made a short list advocating adopting an adult dog. Adoption is a great way to bring a new best friend into your life. Whether it be a young cat or an older hamster, the affection, attention, and love that animals bring to us can, well, make us more human. Is it time […]

October is Adopt-A-Shelter Pet Month

This month seems to have a lot going on for people and for pets. It’s Adopt-A-Shelter Pet month and a great time to think about adding a new forever friend to your home. Contrary to some beliefs, shelter animals are not there because they are bad or strays. Some were turned in by owners who […]