Day: October 25, 2019

Priest Brings Street Dogs To Mass To Help Them Get Adopted

Priest Brings Street Dogs To Mass To Help Them Get Adopted

There is a church in Brazil where homeless dogs always have a special place on the altar during mass. Padre João Paulo de Araujo Gomes always has a stray dog join him on the altar through mass every Sunday in order for the entire congregation to see them. While it might seem like a small […]

People Need To Be Taken Seriously When They Grieve The Death Of A Pet

People Need To Be Taken Seriously When They Grieve The Death Of A Pet

When Doug was younger, his amateur soccer team had just lost its playoff game. Needing a pick-me-up, he made the choice to stop by his local animal shelter – puppies had always brought a smile to his face. Naturally, he wasn’t at all looking to adopt, but at the time, five-month-old Delia managed to change […]

Dealing With Dog Separation Anxiety

Dealing With Dog Separation Anxiety

  One of the most common phrases used by owners to describe a dog that appears stressed when the owner leaves home—or just leaves the room—is separation anxiety in dogs. We can define separation anxiety as a dog problem behavior that shows itself through symptoms like excessive salivation, barking, whining, destroying items in the home, […]

Warning Signs Of Dog Depression

Warning Signs Of Dog Depression

Dog depression is similar to the kind we as humans experience. There are all kinds of ways to tell if people are depressed. They might stop eating — or eat more to dull the pain. They might cry a lot more — often unexpectedly. There’s a good chance that they’ll start withdrawing from life in […]

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