Archive for pet adoption

The Dog Your Man Could Love Like

Photo of an adopted dog with love

14 February 2014 On Valentine’s Day, when thoughts turn to love and romance, a little dog rescued from a high kill shelter, teaches what love is really all about. Click the arrow below to watch this cute video featuring Tiko; it is a parody of the Old Spice commercials starring the handsome Isaiah Mustafa. Be
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7 Valentine’s Day Pet Adoption Posters

Adopt a Texas pet photo

10 February 2014 Increasing Pet Adoptions Through Creative Marketing! I believe there is a loving home for the majority of shelter pets; they just need exposure to be found by someone who will adopt them. Pets are love. And love is celebrated during the Valentine’s Day week. So what better time to tell the world
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Shelter Dog Adopted in Last Two Hours of Life – Thanks to Social Media

Texas animal rescue shelter dog saved in last two hours of life (photo).

28 January 2014 Ellie the Shelter Dog Had Only Two Hours Left to Live “I wanted to thank Pawsitively Texas for posting animals needing homes. We found our dream puppy (back on Nov 18) and rescued her just 2 hours before she was due to be put down. We drove from North Richland Hills to City of Midlothian
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A Home for Every Animal Shelter Pet

Ford is a 13 year old Rottweiler dog rescued from a Texas animal shelter and adopted in Michigan (photo).

26 January 2013 A 13 year old black dog was surrendered to a Texas animal shelter; he did not do well with this sudden life change and became in danger of being killed. The situation looked bleak for Ford, an older Rottweiler gent of 13. However, because of passionate volunteers who spend time online sharing
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What to Do When You Find a Stray Animal (must read!)

dog rescue texas photo

24 January 2014 Exhausting All Resources to Return a Pet Home One of the worst nightmares a pet owner can ever experience is for their pet to go missing. All too often, I see well-meaning people posting that they have found a stray pet and are looking for a good home. My heart sinks every
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Very Lucky Pit Bulls & Cute Mutts Available for Adoption!

A beautiful rescue dog available for adoption in Dallas Fort Worth (photo).

22 January 2013  7 Rescue Dogs Need Your Help to Find an Adoptive Home! Alix’s Pit Bulls is a Dallas/Fort Worth animal rescue organization that began in 2012 when founder Alix Holland pursued her passion to save the dogs that were being killed each week. On her Facebook page, she writes “I feel as if
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Purebred Dogs, Cats, and Adorable Mutt Mixes Available for Adoption!

Beautiful blue-eyed Catahoula dog available for adoption

21 January 2014 I’m hopeful you’ll read through this list of beautiful pets available for adoption at three Texas animal shelter and share a few, or all, of them. I’ve included links to help contact purebred animal rescue groups and also a list of volunteers and pros that help transport pets. When I tag animal
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Abandoned Dog Saved Because of Facebook Post

Facebook post saves the life of a Texas shelter dog

29 December 2013 On December 23, I shared a beautiful, but thin dog Aransas County shelter volunteers called Trixie. It was yet another sad story of a wonderful dog in need of someone willing to adopt her into their heart and home.  The post read … TRIXIE HOPES & PRAYS FOR A LOVING HOME that
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7 Ways To Increase Pet Adoptions During Holidays

Pet Adoption Video by Little Traverse Bay Humane Society. Harbor Springs, Michigan

13 December 2013 Home for the Holidays … Pet Adoption Tips During the holidays, local animal shelters often fill up. Instead of accepting the defeatist “over-population, nothing we can do” attitude, creative shelters get busy with innovative marketing campaigns to let people know they have pets in need of a home. Here are  Ways To
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A Miraculous Tale of Two Dogs

Dog adopted from Parker County animal shelter - Weatherford, Texas

7 December 2013 How a Photo Shared Started a Chain of Events that Saved the Lives of  Two Dogs … Drake found himself at the Parker County Animal Shelter in Weatherford, Texas. Then he landed on the danger list as the shelter was full and he had heartworms. I shared him here on the Pawsitively
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