Animal Welfare

    A Few Weeks of Fostering Can Make a Lifetime of Difference

    Miranda, the Foster Program Coordinator at the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service, shares how she found her passion for animal welfare by volunteering with shelter animals and why she made it her full-time job.

    Who Let the Dog Out? Our Ridealong with Animal Rescue

    We ride shotgun with Animal Rescue Officer Ted Adams as he responds to a found pet call in Spokane County, Washington. See what it’s like for the men and women who dedicate their lives to animal protection.

    A Day in the Life of a Shelter Volunteer

    Thousands of volunteers like Michelle graciously give their time and love to society’s most vulnerable animals. Learn more about the difference they make.

    How You Can Help Shelters This Kitten Season

    VIDEO (1:51) – Our friends at the Kingston Humane Society explain what “Kitten Season” is and how you can help shelters deal with the annual influx of stray cats right now.Across North America each spring, local animal shelters find themselves inundated with stray kittens and cats.Animal shelters call this time[…]

    Sheltering Society’s Most Vulnerable

    “The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.” ― Mahatma Gandhi According to the Canadian Federation of Humane Societies – the national voice for animal welfare – more than a quarter million dogs and cats enter Canadian animal shelters every[…]