In this very different video, Simon's daughter and deputy CEO, Lou, takes the helm to bring you a quick tour of the centre. Please let us know if you would l...
9 Reasons Why Your Vet Would Send Your Pet to a Veterinary Behaviorist
Vetstreet's Dr. Patty Khuly discusses nine reasons why your veterinarian may recommend that you take your pet to a board-certified veterinary behaviorist.
Chill Out! Decompression Tips For New Foster Dogs
Congratulations, you've decided to join the world of altruistic fosters! You are opening up your house, your life, your kids and your other pets to a new dog that might otherwise be put down at your local shelter. You are literally, becoming a life saver Now what??? The first three weeks after bringing a foster dog into your home are the most critical weeks to set your new dog up for success, and ensure a successful and peaceful integration into your home. Each dog you take in, is an individual with its own needs. Each dog will have its own past/history to overcome with your guidance. But the following, is a general "how to" guideline on the basic steps every foster should take as they bring a new dog into their home. Some…
Top 10 Ways to Be A Star (Horse Riding) Student
You’ve booked your lesson. You’ve paid your money (or will right after the lesson). You’re taking the time and you’ve spent effort getting your horse ready. So now you THINK…
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Allen County SPCA Attains Elite 4
(Fort Wayne, IN) July 6, 2017 - The Allen County SPCA is proud to announce that as of July 1, 2017, the organization has earned Charity Navigator's 4-star rating - the highest rating possible. The Allen County SPCA is now one of just 36 charities in the state of Indiana to hold a 4-star rating, and one of only eight 4-star rated charities in Fort Wayne Charity Navigator is an independent, nonprofit organization that has become the nation's largest and most-utilized evaluator of charities. Charity Navigator's rating system examines two broad areas of a charity's performance; their Financial Health and their Accountability & Transparency. The ratings are intended to show donors how efficiently Charity Navigator believes…
Voices from the River: Fishing with worms
By Chris HuntI’m an unabashed fly guy, so much so that I’m probably part of that snooty long-rod culture that inadvertently looks down their noses at bait fishers.