Tag Archives: Dog

Basic Pet Safety

Dogs can get crushed in cars. Cause you to crash. Get smushed by airbags. The list goes on and on. Do not let your dogs sit on your shoulders or on your lap while you are driving. At the very … Continue reading

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Jake

We have a dog with a broken leg. He was hit by a car, and has a full cast right now. He is so sweet, and trusting. He does really well with us at the shelter, and he is getting … Continue reading

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Twinky

This is a darling, beautiful, and loving sweety-pie that I know. I have never met a better behaved girl. I wanted to do a little post for her. She is my co-worker’s dog. My co-worker adopted her, so she was … Continue reading

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Basset Hound

This is a dog I have become friends with recently. I hope he gets a good home! I simply adore him. His energy level, on a scale of one to ten, is a three at maximum. I can’t say much … Continue reading

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Shelter stories

I often find myself watching people cry at the animal shelter. It ranges from tearing up at the healthy kittens, or watching the sweetest dogs be shipped out to get put down. It is hard to watch people cry. I … Continue reading

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Sketch of the week trial

I was thinking of ways to get our shelter’s adoptions going faster. I was browsing the tube and found something that said sketch of the week. So, I sketched my boss’ dog to show her what the sketches would be … Continue reading

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The Dogs

This isn’t the best picture, but it was raining outside and I didn’t want to use my camera much. These are two of the search and rescue dogs that I know. Ella is older, but works pretty well. I get … Continue reading

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Dog Obedience vs. Rehabilitation

I am not talking about the trials of running around a course and jumping through hoops, I am talking about sit and stay training to stop a behavioral issue. Dog obedience for changing behaviors and habits in dogs is usually … Continue reading

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Cesar Millan

May I rave about him? Cesar (site here) is the one that truly inspired me to get into animal services. Anything from helping dogs and owners with fear, aggression, or even just walking your dog, he knows it. I made … Continue reading

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