An important and critical component of our mission is to educate the public about canine ethology and emotional intelligence by showcasing the unique inherent talents of these dogs that we discover and nurture through our individualized training and enrichment program. Our program focuses on teaching every dog in our care to be a true partner and helpmate for their human.
I realized that there are so many layers to what has been and is happening in that town, in the world of rescue, and each plays a role in the treatment of not only pets, but some of the most vulnerable citizens, including the few who are willing to stand up for injustices
If we are going to make a difference in reducing the mass euthanasia of companion animals (at least 5000 healthy, adoptable dogs are deliberately destroyed every day), it will take more than shuffling dogs through various rescues/homes and extensive spay/neutering programs.
In all my writings and “broadcasting” I have always stated that if they would just “meet us halfway” I would be their best cheerleader for the sake of the animals, and that time has now come.
What we’re referring to in this article is the plight of the poor, the old, or the sick, who love their pets and are faced with sometimes insurmountable challenges, and who feel that they have no other option for the sake of their pet. This also includes victims of domestic violence who feel that their beloved pet is in danger of being harmed or killed by the abuser they are trying to escape.