animal adoption

The 8 Benefits of Adopting a Senior Cat

Giving an animal the chance to live in a home full of love is something really wonderful. A pet is the best gift we can receive no matter how old we are. While most people may choose a puppy or…

Adopt a Dog and Say Goodbye to Loneliness

We know that if we adopt a dog, there will be many different benefits. Experts recommend it for elderly people and people with depression, anxiety and for those who are lonely. It’s still true that when suffering from a loss,…

Things that Happen When You Have a Cat

Some cat lovers claim that people who hate cats do so because they’ve never had one before. Others say that it’s not you who adopts the cat, but rather the cat who adopts you. The truth is, these beautiful and…

Pet Abandonment: A Year-Round Problem

Pet abandonment is, unfortunately, still an everyday issue, regardless of the time of year. However, the number of dogs and cats rescued by shelters is slowly beginning to decline according to some encouraging data. Pets abandonment any time of the…

A Dog that Understands Sign Language

The intelligence of animals, especially dogs, is something that nobody has any doubt about. And yet they keep on surprising us! Today we’ll tell you the story of Walter, a dog that was perfect for a little girl named Julia. Both of…

Animal Shelters: Stop Animal Abandonment

According to a study by the Affinity Foundation, in 2016, 104,447 dogs and 33,335 cats were collected by Spanish animal shelters. In 2015, the figures were practically the same. In 2017, everything indicates that the data will not be any…

To Adopt A Pet or Not

Whether you should adopt a pet or not, it can be a dilemma that may arise at some point in your life. Perhaps this concern has to do with making a decision between buying a pet or choosing one from…

If You Can’t Adopt, You Can Still Help!

You can make your home a temporary shelter, volunteer in a shelter, donate, join a rescue group, or report people who abandon pets.  Abandonment is still a very widespread evil. Even though most people would love to take home all…

Why Should we all Have a Cat at Home?

“Because they’re wonderful creatures!” is the most likely answer from everyone who loves cats and feels that it’s a blessing to have a cat at home. And those feelings are good enough for them. But if you still have some…

Would You Adopt a Pet with Disabilities?

A pet with disabilities involves much more responsibility than adopting other types of pets. This is because in addition to requiring daily day-to-day care, such as taking it out for a walk, cleaning its litter box, feeding it, bathing it,…

How to Successfully Rescue a Stray Dog

Everyday we encounter terrible cases of dogs on the streets that are so afraid of people that they don’t let them get close. We want to help them but they won’t let us. This is not just a coincidence, it…

Meet the Thai King Who Adopts Dogs

King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand has become very well-known throughout the world in the last few years. This is because of the enormous fortune that he has and because he is one of the heads of state that has been…

A Letter From an Adopted Dog to Their Owner

Adopting a dog can be a great idea. This applies if you are willing to assume the responsibilities involved. And, this includes giving them love and providing attention. Have you ever thought about how an adopted dog must feel? This touching letter…

Adoption: Are Two Dogs Better Than One?

You go to work like everyday, and as always you see your pet’s the look of sadness. And, you think about being left alone. Sometimes you consider adopting another dog. But will two dogs be better than one?

Argentina: Stray Dog Adopters Pay Less Taxes

If you answered “yes” to the above qestion, you should seriously consider moving to the beautiful city of Alta Gracia, in the landlocked province of Córdoba, Argentina. Here, you can pay less taxes when you adopt a stray dog. From…

Man Saves 10 Older Dogs and Pig through Adoption

Steve Greig had a big plan. He wanted to adopt dogs that other people had rejected because they considered them too old. Adoption, a custom on the rise Adopting pets instead of buying them is something that is becoming increasingly…