Entries by Laura Rice

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Meet Cricket!

Today’s Featured Friday Pet is Cricket! In many ways, 7 month old Cricket is many people’s dog dream come true. A young pup with lots of energy and training potential, but that’s already housebroken and crate-trained…yes please! Think of her as a teenager working through her those awkward stages. With the right guidance, she’s sure […]

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What To Do If You Find Kittens

During high kitten season in the spring and summer, it’s not unusual to discover unattended kittens or a single kitten seemingly abandoned by the mother. You want to help, right? Before jumping to the rescue, WAIT! There’s a lot to consider when deciding if a kitten needs help. All too often, well-meaning people do more […]

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LL’s Happy Tail

Today’s Happy Tail Tuesday is LL Drool J! We absolutely loved getting this update about the recently adopted LL Drool J! 8 month old LL really hated being cooped up in a kennel, and his stress led him to almost constant barking. However, outside his kennel he was a happy boy that loved every dog […]

Ask Crystal: Cat Enrichment in a Tiny House

Welcome to “Ask Crystal,” where you can ask your pet behavior questions! You can submit your question for Crystal at the bottom of the page! Dear Crystal, I saw where small spaces can cause behavioral problems, so I am worried. I am worried about my cat living in a tiny house (144 sq ft + […]

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Meet Biscuits!

Today’s Featured Friday Pet is Biscuits! No one in their right mind passes on the Biscuits! If you like your kitties southern-fried and sassy, we’ve got the kitty for you. An expert chillax-er, Biscuits can usually be found casually lounging when she’s not busy making her famous…you guessed it 😉  Like any proper lady, Biscuits […]

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Pineapple’s Happy Tail

Today’s Happy Tail Tuesday is Pineapple! Sweet senior Pineapple wasn’t having the best luck. After ending up at a shelter at 9 years old and testing positive for heartworm disease, he was adopted three times and returned for various reasons through no fault of his own. Finally Mark came along, who was determined to turn […]

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Meet Lola!

Today’s Featured Friday Pet is Lola! Lola house been house hunting for her forever home ever since she arrived at our adoption center but the market right now is INSANE. Some other models are more flashy than she is, some models are newer but we think that Lola checks a lot of boxes for families […]

Ask Crystal: New Cat Won’t Use Litter Box

Welcome to “Ask Crystal,” where you can ask your pet behavior questions! You can submit your question for Crystal at the bottom of the page! Dear Crystal, My new cat keeps having accidents outside of her litter box. I am not sure what is going on with her. Can you help? Sincerely, Frustrated Feline Mom […]

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Meet Smokey!

Today’s Featured Friday Pet is Smokey! What a great girl Smokey is! This green eyed beauty checks all the right boxes – gentle, laid-back, affectionate, cute as pie. When Smokey first came to us after her owner had to go into hospice, she was pretty shy, mostly hiding in her boxes and emerging only for […]