Blogs from June 2013
Like many Americans, you may be planning to have a festive Fourth of July. Along with barbeques and day at the beach, no July holiday celebration would be complete without enjoying the fireworks that celebrate the birth of our nation.
Perhaps you are considering staying at home and planning a get-together with friends and family. Or, you may want to go check out your local professional fireworks display. While putting the finishing touches on your planned celebration, take a moment to consider your pets.
Unlike people, pets don’t associate the noise, flashes, and burning smell of pyrotechnics with celebrations. Pets are terrified of fireworks, and often panic at the loud whizzes and bangs they produce.
Because of this, the American Humane Association reports that July 5 is the busiest day of the year for animal shelters. Why? In a 2005 press release the Indiana Proactive Animal Welfare, Inc. (PAW) stated that animal shelters the day after Fourth of July are “inundated with pets...READ MORE >
In May 2013 we adopted 67 cats and 41 dogs, totaling 108 animals adopted!!! Congratulations to these animals and their new families!
Kittens (31) 12764 Button, 12543 Agnes, 13370 Eliza, 13371 Sunshine, 13374 Nutter, 13375 Butter, 13340 Jeeves, 13173 Anna, 12699 Aspen, 12702 Jackson, 13229 Thin Mint, 13231 Savannah Smiles, 13227 Samoas, 13203 Chickadee, 12696 Kettle, 13126 Mikey, 13127 Meeko, 12435 Dayshine, 13230 Tagalong, 12507 Fern, 13233 Flynn, 13234 Cheddar Bob, 13238 Bonnie Blue, 13269 Bosco, 13235 Scarlett O’Hara, 13237 Prissy, 13236 Varina, 13238 Tara, 13294 Suki, 13254 Desmond, 13171 Anna
Adults (36) 12740 Nutmeg, 11171 Chip, 11117 Dori, 13125 Mini Mew, 13027 Carrie, 13217 Sam, 11680 Louisa, 11681 Jana, 13068 Snuggle, 12726 Mayflower, 13201 Shamrock, 12593 Boone, 12420 Buckwheat, 11097 Selina, 13414 Tess, 11552 Caruso, 13334 Albi, 13335 Quirky, 9527 Missy, 12386 Sadie, 12369 Melanie, 11098 Scarlett, 11724 Falco, 4436 Asia, 13411 Murray, 13024 Heidi, 13148 Vivien Leigh, 12114...READ MORE >
Winnie is a snowy white girl who was rescued by Furkids from animal control. Her pure white coat is smooth and sleek. Winnie is a “people cat”, enjoying attention from humans. She has lived in a wonderful foster home where she has been given lots of love and affection. Winnie returns this adoration in purrs. She enjoys a great cat tree where she can watch the world outside and also look down upon her kingdom. This girl has a playful side as well and thoroughly enjoys grabbing string toys from her perch. She is seeking a home where she can decide when to grace you with her presence, which will be often. If you’d like to give a deserving kitty her own home so she can forget the past and move forward with her life, then apply to meet Winnie today.READ MORE >