Tips for Successful Housetraining for Adopters

Making a dog’s transition into a new home stress-free will set everyone up for success. Print this tip sheet to hand out to new adopters.

We asked adopters

We asked adopters what shelter pets brought to their lives. The answer was pretty unanimous.


July 1-4

Fireworks for the fourth are fun for humans, but not so much for a lot of pets.


July 4

Happy Independence Day!


July 15

On Pet Fire Safety Day, make sure rescuers know that you have pets in your home. (You can order a window cling for free from the ASPCA!)


July 30

Celebrate International Day of Friendship with your best friend.


Fecal Scoring Chart

Fecal consistency is based on the amount of moisture in the dog or cat’s stool. By scoring the consistency, it can help you identify changes in health. Use this chart to help understand the health of the animals in your care.

Month of June

Say “Treats!” It’s National Smile Month!


June 4 - 10

Pets bring so many amazing things to our lives. They deserve some extra appreciation this week!


June 4

It’s International Hug Your Cat Day. Who are we to say no?


June 18

Happy Father’s Day to all the pawesome dads out there!


June 21

The first day of summer is also the longest day of the year. Hmmmm…