Many experts agree that people who adopt a new companion animal should try their best to clear their schedules the first few days following the animal’s arrival. Not only can pets benefit from the comfort of being cared for by a loving parent after spending time in an animal shelter, but they require attention to be properly housebroken and trained so they don’t become a public nuisance. It’s clear that spending time with your fur-baby is in your pet’s best interest — but it’s also in your employer’s best interest, too. Read more here ... and here ... and here ...
Swans aren't typically affectionate, especially not toward humans. But this swan didn't attack or recoil from his rescuer's arms and instead gave him a rare and unforgettable hug. Read the full story here ...
"Thousands of people driving many miles to rescue animals in need is not simply a community looking to help; it’s a community connecting their humane values to the enormous value of animals, and committing to saving their lives." Read more here ...