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Photo Gallery Helps Promote Pet Adoption

Animal shelters all over the country are full of pets in need of homes. According to the ASPCA “6.5 Million Companion animals enter animal shelters every year. Each year, approximately 1.5 million shelter animals are euthanized (670,000 dogs and 860,000 cats).  The number of dogs and cats euthanized in U.S. shelters annually has declined from […]

Can You Picture These Dogs in Your Home?

Mary and I were invited to Best Friends Animal Sanctuary in Kanab, Utah to take photos of some of their adoptable animals. The Sanctuary is home to nearly 1,600 pets, most of which are adoptable. Some pets will spend the rest of their life at the Sanctuary. All of the pets we photographed are available […]

We’re No Longer Using Breed Labels

Study Suggests Looking Beyond the Breed When Adopting a Dog A recent University of Florida study showed that identifying dog breeds is harder than it looks. The study argues that breed labels in shelters are likely wrong anyway. When it comes to animal sheltering, identifying what breed a dog is, is often a guess and […]