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When Should I Spay or Neuter My Pet?

Neutering a male dog is the smartest choice if you want your pet to be free of the endless cycle of mating and breeding. Neutering means the removal of the testes and the additional epididymis in males. In females, the ovaries and the uterus are removed, through a procedure that is called spaying

Cat Urinary Infections a Dangerous yet Treatable Disease

Cats are indeed very hygienic pets, but they are also very sensitive when it comes to certain aspects. Cats, in general, develop a very high risk of urinary infections that can be fatal for them if you treat it with ignorance. For more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org

Keeping your Pet Safe without the High Vet Bills

Owning a pet can be a blessing as they can truly brighten your life but this delight also includes some costs. Everyone knows what it means to care for your companion but rather than seeing it as a burden due to the high costs involved you can reach out for alternatives that can both save the life of your pet and not ruin your budget, for more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org

Is Declawing your Cat Inhumane

Many people consider declawing as an immediate solution to a catís scratching habits; however, if you were to ask someone what this procedure is all about, they would probably answer that it means removing the catís nails, which is far from the truth, for more information please visit our website at www.animalshelter.org


Animal Shelter Frequently Asked Questions
1. How can I volunteer?
2. How old do I need to be to volunteer?
3. Can I volunteer to work with a shelter in order to fullfill my community service hours?
4. I have a dog/cat that I can no longer care for, can you take him/her in?
5. I lost my dog/cat can you help me find it?
6. I found a dog/cat what can I do?

1. How can I volunteer?

If you would like to volunteer, the best thing to do is to use our shelter search feature, after entering your zip code and searching for local shelters, pick up the phone and give them a call. Most shelters rely on and are happy to have any help you can provide them.

2. How old do I need to be to volunteer?

The age varies from shelter to shelter, although the general answer is 15 without an adult, and 12 with an adult we recommend calling the shelter ahead of time to find out if they have any special age requirements. You can go here and use our shelter search feature.

3. Can I volunteer to work with a shelter in order to fullfill my community service hours?

This would depend on the status of the shelter. Most shelters can help you fullfill your community service hours, however we recommend calling ahead to verify that the shelter in question will meet your requirements.

4. I have a dog/cat that I can no longer care for, can you take him/her in?

We do not take in animals, we are an online resource who provide the shelters, rescues and community with a way to work together to find more animals a loving home. If you would like to sign up for a free account to post your pet on our site please click here You do not need to be a shelter to add your pet to our database.

5. I lost my dog/cat can you help me find it?

If you have lost your pet, we suggest you do a couple of things. First please create a free account here and add your pet with a status of lost. If someone does find your pet they will be able to search for any lost pet in our database. If your lost pet is listed the chances of your pet being returned are significantly higher. We also suggest that you read our lost and found FAQ.

6. I found a dog/cat what can I do?

If you have found a dog/cat, we suggest you do a couple of things. First please create a free account here and add the pet with a status of found. If someone uses our search to look for found pets in our database you listing the pet will significantly increase the chances of reuniting the owner and pet. We also suggest that you read our lost and found FAQ.

Animal Shelter Facts

Did you know that Cerberus was the tri-headed dog that guarded the underworld in Greek mythology

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