WCFA Pets Needing People

We Care for Animals (WCFA) had a fantastic pet adoptionon July 26.  Two kittens, one adult cat and two dogs found their forever homes.  The Mesquite shelter brought one dog to our adoption event and that dog was also adopted.  A banner day for … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals July 24, 2014

10 Ways to Dog-Proof Your Home and Avoid an Emergency Vet Visit Aimee Gilbreath is the executive director of the Found Animals Foundation 1. Don't overdo it with dog products When administering pet products such as flea or tick medication, … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals July 18, 2014

10 Secrets Your Pets Won’t Tell You About Their Health   By Dr. Patty Khuly | vetstreet.com Dogs and cats are experts at masking pain. Our pets may be nonverbal, but that doesn't mean that they don't know how to tell us when they're not feeling so … [Read more...]

WCFA Pets Needing People

We Care for Animals featured pet is Ruby, a beautiful female tortoiseshell.  She is an affectionate lady and loves to greet people at the door.  She will do well in most homes and gets along fine with other cats. Other Adoptable … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter animals and information

Crate Training:The Benefits for You and Your Dog By Sherry Woodard, Best Friends animal behavior consultant Why should I use a crate? Dogs are hard-wired by their genetic history to be den animals. A den is a small, safe, well-defined space. It … [Read more...]

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 animals in the car, even with … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals

Featured Dogs: Haley, female Bichon/poodle/Maltese What a sweet, scruffy face and charming button nose! Haley has the most amazing expression, as if she knows that she's adorable but she doesn't understand how or why she ended up in a shelter.  … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals June 27, 2014

The Fourth of July is quickly approaching and this means the holiday fireworks can frighten you per, so follow these steps to keep your pet safe and sound. 4th of July celebrations might be a lot of fun for people, but they can be downright scary … [Read more...]

Local Satellite Adoption Center for Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue featured in National Magazine.

“All Animals Magazine” is published by The Humane Society of the United States. The July/August issue of features a follow up story of the donkeys brought from Hawaii’s Big Island in September 2011. This task was accomplished through the efforts of … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals June 20, 2014

The ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center offers the following tips for summer:  Never leave alcoholic drinks unattended where pets can reach them. Alcoholic beverages have the potential to poison pets. If ingested, the animal could become very … [Read more...]