WCFA Pets Needing People Aug. 8, 2014

We Care for Animals (WCFA) featured pet is Lily, a very sweet, happy Deer Chihuahua.  Lily is about 6 months old, spayed, current on vaccines, micro chipped and house trained to a dog door.  She gets along well with other dogs and is very good on l … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals, Aug. 8, 2014

Fruits and Veggies for Pets Whether you're looking to slim down your pet's waistline or are just looking for healthy alternatives to commercial pet treats, we've got a great list for you! Did you know that many of the fruits and vegetables you eat … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals, August 1, 2014

Pets in Rental Housing Approximately 8 million animals end up in shelters each year, and moving-related issues are among the most common reasons for pet relinquishment. In an American Humane Association survey of 93 shelters across the country, … [Read more...]

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 ho … [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 P … [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...]