Putnam Service Dogs: Bringing a New Meaning to Second Chances

After successful careers in the business world, Nancy Teague found her true calling training service dogs. But soon came to the realization that the need for service dogs far exceeded the supply. That’s when she decided to combine her years of business experience with her life’s passion and founded Putnam Service Dogs, a 501(c)3 charity, which provides free service dogs and follow-up support services to people with physical disabilities other than blindness.

By | 2018-01-11T16:11:16+00:00 November 29th, 2017|

Can I get my cat back?

My cat had gotten out of the apartment; I searched everywhere, I put up posted checked sites daily to see if he would turn up, and reported him missing. No word. Then one day I was on Facebook and saw my cat on an animal foundation's page. I contacted them and they had already adopted out my cat.

By | 2018-01-11T15:07:18+00:00 November 29th, 2017|

Love, Sweet Love

Gratitude for the Gifts of Fostering That classic song from back in the 1960s still says it all: “What the World Needs Now Is Love.” And, I might add, more foster parents, too! In so many ways, foster parents embody love for homeless animals Read More

By | 2018-01-11T15:07:18+00:00 November 15th, 2017|

Benefits of Senior Pet Adoption

A new puppy or kitten is sure to put a smile on your face, but a dog or cat in its golden years can do the same thing, and make the pet parenting process much easier.

By | 2018-01-11T15:07:18+00:00 November 7th, 2017|

Charlie Finds New Life at Animal League America

Unkempt and emaciated, Charlie, a handsome 12-year-old Domestic Longhair was struggling to stay alive before being rescued by Animal League America. Living in a local flower shop with little to no food and water, medical attention, or human interaction, Charlie wouldn’t have lasted much longer if it wasn’t for Volunteer, Foster Parent, and National Spokesperson Read More

By | 2018-01-11T15:07:18+00:00 November 1st, 2017|

I rescued a mama cat and her feral kittens, am I legally the owner?

I rescued a mama cat from under my neighbor’s house and her kittens are feral. The supposed owners have absolutely no proof of ownership and didn't rescue her or provide any type of shelter or food despite knowing where they were. Am I legally the owner since they've been in my care and these people have no proof?

By | 2018-01-10T15:04:51+00:00 October 24th, 2017|