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Stuffed Bunnies much better for kids - Shelter Animals

Posting Date: 03/31/2014

By Joanne Migliozzi

Easter is right around the corner, so instead of giving your children live rabbits….buy them a stuffed bunny. Every year after Easter, hundreds of rabbits are given up to shelters because small children and rabbits may not be an appropriate match.  [Read more]

WCFA Pet Adoption scheduled for Saturday

Posting Date: 03/28/2014

Linda Muse, WCFA

Nikki is We Care for Animals' featured pet. She is 5 months old, weights about 4 pounds and has a sweet temperament. Nikki will be spayed the week of April 7th. She is current on shots and is working diligently on her house training. Nikki would love to sit with you while you watch TV or read.  [Read more]

Tips on feeding your Pet - Shelter Animals

Posting Date: 03/24/2014

By Joanne Migliozzi

Pets, just like humans, have different tastes, allergies, and sensitivities to foods. With the growing obesity epidemic in the US, it’s important to pay close attention to what our pets are eating on a daily basis and it all starts at the pet food dish.

Here are a few tips for pet feeding, adapted from a list by Dr. Patty Khuly, DVM. [Read more]

WCFA Pets Needing People

Posting Date: 03/21/2014

Linda Muse, WCFA

We Care for Animals currently has two wonderful felines for adoption. Oreo is a big girl, about 11 years young. She would love a quiet home where she can relax and be the only pet.  [Read more]

Don't poison your pet - Shelter Animals

Posting Date: 03/17/2014

By Joanne Migliozzi

March is National Poison Prevention Awareness Month. Here are some tips on how you as a pet owner can provide a poison-safe pet environment. Courtesy of the ASPCA. [Read more]

WCFA Pets Needing People

Posting Date: 03/14/2014

Linda Muse, WCFA

Colada is We Care for Animals' featured pet. She has a gentle temperament and is most comfortable around adults and older children. She has a deep gray coat and probably has some Russian Blue in her family. Colada is about 10 months old, spayed, shots current and ready to be your best furry friend. [Read more]

Springtime Tips for your pets - Shelter Animals available

Posting Date: 03/10/2014

By Joanne Migliozzi

March is the month we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, and in Mesquite, March can be the start of spring time weather. Here are a few tips and reminders to keep your pets safe, happy and healthy.  [Read more]

WCFA Pets Needing People

Posting Date: 03/07/2014

Linda Muse, WCFA

Skippe is We Care for Animals' (WCFA) featured pet. Skippe is a happy guy who really enjoys daily walks. This smart and lovable little dog is about 4 years old, neutered, micro-chipped, current on vaccines and house trained. This little Schnauzer will win your heart!  [Read more]

Explaining Parvo Dog Disease - Shelter Pets Available

Posting Date: 03/03/2014

By Joanne Migliozzi

Parvo is the abbreviated term for Canine Parvovirus. The canine parvovirus (CPV) infection is a highly contagious viral illness that affects dogs. It is the most widespread lethal viral infection among domestic dogs. The majority of cases are seen in puppies that are between six weeks and six months old. The incidence of canine parvovirus infections has been reduced radically by early vaccination in young puppies. [Read more]

WCFA Pets Needing People

Posting Date: 02/28/2014

Linda Muse, WCFA

Amy is We Care for Animals' (WCFA) featured pet. Amy is very friendly and enjoys one-on-one attention. She is a lab-shepherd blend, approximately 16 months, spayed and current on vaccines. She is good with other dogs and has been around cats. Amy is a happy dog in need of a home where she will receive regular exercise and quality attention. [Read more]

02/21/2014 - WCFA Pets Needing People

02/17/2014 - Simple Tips to protect Beloved Pets

02/14/2014 - WCFA Pets Needing People

02/10/2014 - Brush Up on your dog's teeth

02/07/2014 - WCFA Pet Adoption scheduled for Saturday

02/03/2014 - February is Responsible Pet Owner Month

01/31/2014 - WCFA Pets Needing People

01/27/2014 - How to Speak Dog

01/24/2014 - WCFA Pet Adoption scheduled for Saturday

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