There are many different things to consider before adding a pet to your home. Many pets are purchased on impulse, and unfortunately after a few weeks or months, people realize they simply do not have time for it. This is one of the major reasons why pets are surrendered to humane societies and rescue groups….

Did you know that pets, like humans, can become victims of domestic abuse? A 1995 survey of seventy-two women seeking refuge in domestic violence shelters in Wisconsin found that 86% of the women had pets and in 80% of those cases the batterer had abused the pets. Three separate studies have documented that from 18%…