Adoption · Animal Rescue · Animal Welfare · Products

Rescue Roundup: Companies that Give Back to Animals

If I could, I would donate every last dollar I have to animal rescues and shelters. However, I’m a typical human and sometimes…I like to shop. For example, I’m a coffee addict and sometimes, I need an extra jolt in the morning. I’m also a fan of lotions and perfumes – my entire cabinet is… Continue reading Rescue Roundup: Companies that Give Back to Animals

Adoption · Animal Rescue · Events · Pets

Rescue Resource: Clear the Shelters

For the second year in a row, NBCUniversal and the Telemundo Station Group have partnered together for a nationwide event: Clear the Shelters! Tomorrow, July 23, hopeful adopters can visit local shelters and rescues across the country, where there will be lowered or waived adoption fees and waived spay or neuter fees in an effort to… Continue reading Rescue Resource: Clear the Shelters

Animal Welfare · Legislation · Pets

Rescue Responsibility: What is BSL?

According to the ASPCA, BSL, or breed-specific legislation, “is the blanket term for laws that either regulate or ban certain dog breeds in an effort to decrease dog attacks on humans and other animals.” Actually, StopBSL.org, has a more realistic description listed on their website: “BSL is an ethical failure. BSL is a public safety… Continue reading Rescue Responsibility: What is BSL?

Animal Rescue · Cruelty Free

Rescue Resource: Going Cruelty Free

Walking through cosmetic store aisles, many see an oasis of makeup perfection. I, however, and many others around me, see the truth behind the bright packaging and flashy names. Over 100 million animals are killed each year throughout laboratories across the world. According to The Humane Society of the United States, although not required by… Continue reading Rescue Resource: Going Cruelty Free