Meet Marty, a handsome six year-old German Shepherd mix available for adoption through the Happy Tails Animal Care Center! Marty is sporting the Cone of Shame after his neuter surgery, but check out those amazing ears! Marty is sweet and playful and appears to do well with other dogs, but is untested with cats and children. … Continue reading Meet Marty!
Meet Blake & Cam! *UPDATE: ADOPTED!!!*
Blake Cam Meet Blake and Cam, a brother/sister pair of four month-old rabbits available for adoption through the Indiana House Rabbit Society! These two love to cuddle together under blankets and will need a forever home where they get a lot of attention (but they’ll keep you thoroughly entertained with binkies, zoomies and their mischievous personalities!). … Continue reading Meet Blake & Cam! *UPDATE: ADOPTED!!!*
Meet Bessie Coleman! *UPDATE: ADOPTED!!!*
Meet Bessie Coleman, an independent two-and-a-half year-old tabby girl available for adoption through the Hancock County Humane Society! Bessie was a mama to four adorable kittens (who have all been adopted) and is now ready to find her very own forever home. This girl is independent and wants attention on her own terms, but she's also … Continue reading Meet Bessie Coleman! *UPDATE: ADOPTED!!!*
Meet Blinks! *SPECIAL NEEDS* *UPDATE: ADOPTED!!!*
Meet Blinks, a pint-sized five-and-a-half year-old Black Labrador mix available for adoption through the Happy Tails Animal Care Center! Looks sure can be deceiving because even though Blinks looks like a puppy at around 30 pounds, she's actually a mature adult Lab mix at over five years old! It was discovered when she arrived at the … Continue reading Meet Blinks! *SPECIAL NEEDS* *UPDATE: ADOPTED!!!*
Meet Chowder! *UPDATE: ADOPTED!!!*
Meet Chowder, a cute-as-a-button three or four year-old male Jersey Wooly/Lionhead mix available for adoption at IndyCLAW Rescue! Chowder was passed between a couple different homes before being surrendered by his most recent owner through no fault of his own. Chowder was briefly owned by a family before they discovered that they didn't have the … Continue reading Meet Chowder! *UPDATE: ADOPTED!!!*
Meet Elf, a spunky five year-old pot-bellied pig available for adoption at Oinking Acres Farm Rescue & Sanctuary! Elfie (or Elf, as she's more commonly known) had a horrible life of neglect and abuse and when she came to the rescue her hooves had grown so long they'd curled back like elf shoes (hence the … Continue reading Meet Elf!
Meet Lulu! *UPDATE: ADOPTED!!!*
Meet Lulu, a happy-go-lucky two year-old Pit Bull available for adoption at the Shelbyville/Shelby County Animal Shelter! Lulu was brought to the shelter at the end of June to be rehomed ... turns out she doesn't get along with other pets (no other doggies or kitties in Lulu's future forever home!). However, she's great with … Continue reading Meet Lulu! *UPDATE: ADOPTED!!!*
Meet Chubb! *SPECIAL NEEDS* *UPDATE: ADOPTED!!!*
Meet Chubb, a happy and handsome five year-old tuxedo cat available for adoption at the Shelbyville/Shelby County Animal Shelter! Chubb was found as a stray back in January and a Good Samaritan let him in off the street to sleep in her home. She said he seemed like he'd had a rough go of it … Continue reading Meet Chubb! *SPECIAL NEEDS* *UPDATE: ADOPTED!!!*
Animal Abuse Offender Registry Petition
https://www.change.org/p/todd-young-start-an-animal-abuse-offender-registry "One person can change the world." - Rosa Parks I believe that there should be a registry (similar to a sex offender registry) for those who are prosecuted and convicted for animal abuse. I've created a blog promoting animal adoptions and I've heard (and seen pictures) of some truly horrifying things that have been … Continue reading Animal Abuse Offender Registry Petition
Purdue Helps Control the Pet Population with Mobile Unit
Boiler Up! Super proud of my alma mater and its amazing vet school program, Priority 4 Paws, in helping control the pet population with its mobile surgical unit. Read more about the amazing work the vet school is doing here, and remember, get your pet spayed or neutered!