Featured Shelter Animals May 29, 2015

Foxtails Are a Danger to Your Pet Foxtails are grass-like weeds which resemble the tails of foxes and are usually found only in states west of the Mississippi. These annual grasses are often found in weedy areas along paths and roads. It grows 1 … [Read more...]

WCFA Pets Needing People May 28, 2015

We Care for Animals (WCFA) featured pet is Marshall, a 1 ½ - 2 year old Shih Tzu.  Marshall had been running loose for over a month when some wonderful people found him and brought him to us.  He was so matted he had to be shaved but he sure feels mu … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals May 22, 2015

This article is one that is repeated throughout the year. This is a very dangerous disease and we want people to be aware that it is in the area and your pets are susceptible to this disease if not vaccinated. What is the Parvo Dog … [Read more...]

WCFA Pets Needing People May 21, 2015

We Care for Animals (WCFA) featured pet Duchess a sweet 2 year old terrier mix.  Duchess weighs in at 8 lbs.  She is house trained, good on leash and does well with other dogs.  We don’t know how she would do with cats, but given her happy nature, she … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals May 15, 2015

National Dog Bite Prevention Week May 17-May 23 Each year, 800, 00 people in the United States will receive medical attention for dog bites and half of this number is children. Dog bite injuries are highest in children aged 5-9years of age. Almost … [Read more...]

WCFA Pets Needing People: Blackie

We Care for Animals (WCFA) featured pet is Blackie, an active, healthy, senior dachshund.  Blackie does well with other small dogs.  His elderly owner could no longer care for him. Blackie would be very happy in a relaxed senior home.  He would enjoy … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals May 8, 2015

May Tip of the Month May marks the beginning of spring. This is a good time to make sure your pets’ vaccinations are current as well as ensuring you animal have adequate shelter for the upcoming hot summer months. Here are a few ideas and tips to m … [Read more...]

WCFA Pets Needing People May 6, 2015

We Care for Animals (WCFA) featured pet is Trixie, a 6 year old Jack Russell Terrier. She walks well on the leash and rides well in the car. Trixie is house trained and crate trained. She loves to play ball and will entertain herself playing with a … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals May 1, 2015

May is National Pet Month May 3-9 2015 Be Kind to Animals Week May is National Pet Month, a time to reflect on the importance of pets and pet ownership.  National Pet Month is all about celebrating the amazing impact pets have on our lives and … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals April 24, 2015

 HOT CARS DEADLY FOR PETS Pet owners should not leave their animal in the car - even for a few minutes - when the hot weather arrives. The inside temperature of the car can quickly reach 120 degrees. Pet owners are urged to refrain from leaving … [Read more...]