CONNECT WITH US:

  • Facebook
  • Twitter

Archive for 'Kids and Pets'

June is Adopt a Shelter Cat Month

June 01, 2015

Adopting a pet, particularly a cat, is never a decision that should be made “on the run.” Generally speaking, dogs are more outgoing than cats, thus it’s much easier to get a snapshot of their personalities in a shelter environment. Cats, by nature, are often shy with strangers in a shelter environment and this tends to make them more reticent. Because June is Adopt a…  

Read More

National Dog Bite Prevention Week

May 18, 2015

Super Smiley, blog dog, here with the news that May 17-23 is National Dog Bite Prevention Week. Why do we need a week like that? There are 70 million dogs in the United States, and more than 4.5 million people are bitten by dogs each year with children being the most likely to be bitten and severely injured. Even the most trusted dog can bite…  

Read More

Let’s Celebrate the Human-Animal Bond: It’s National Pet Month!

May 06, 2015

I’m fairly certain I am preaching to the choir when I say that our lives change forever when a pet enters our home. We can also see the joy that pets express when they are with their loving owners. National Pet Month is observed in May in the U.S. (and April in the U.K.) to highlight the prosperous relationship that humans have with pets and…  

Read More

Inner City Kids and Dogs, Super Smiley and Kindness

April 28, 2015

Super Smiley, blog dog, here to tell you about my seven-week experience working with inner city kids during my Kindness with Super Smiley® project. What I know is when I go into a new situation to share Kindness, I smile and look them in the eye and people come over and pet me and the work begins. Some kids were afraid of me at first,…  

Read More