Category: Animal Shelters

  • Donation Drive with Austin Pet Sitters Org

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    Our dog walking schedule is significantly down, but it’s given us the opportunity to pause and reflect.  It’s puppy and kitten season, so we are hosting  a donation drive We’ve partnered with Austin’s pet sitting directory, Austin Pet Sitters Organization, to launch this donation drive hosted by several dog walking and pet sitting services in […]

  • Choosing and Welcoming Your First Pet

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    Congratulations on your decision to welcome a pet into your home! Adding a pet to your family can be an enjoyable and fun journey. To ensure that you get off to a good start with your new friend, you’ll need to choose the right pet and prepare to welcome them. The first step is to […]

  • RED FLAGS of a Puppy Mill

    Puppy mills make my heart cry and my blood boil!!!! I don’t know how the humans who run these facilities live with themselves knowing the abuse and neglect they inflict on living animals. A puppy mill is a large-scale commercial dog breeding facility where profit is given priority over the well-being of the dogs. They house dogs […]

  • To Rescue a Dog or Buy from a Breeder

    To rescue or buy from a breeder? I strongly believe in saving dogs from shelters, though there is a place for responsible breeders. To rescue a dog or buy from a breeder?  There are pros to each avenue, it really comes down to your needs, your beliefs, and what fits with your lifestyle.  Let’s dive […]