AVMA Survey Shows US Pet Population on the Rise

The American Veterinary Medical Association’s Veterinary Economics Division recently shared the results of a survey of 2,000 pet owners. They found that both dog and cat populations in the US have increased in recent years, with more households owning either dogs or cats. However, there are fewer pets per household than in past years. Animal … Continue reading AVMA Survey Shows US Pet Population on the Rise

Video: Matching Seniors with Adoptable Senior Cats

Many senior cats end up in animal shelters when their senior owners pass away or are unable to care for them any longer. Often, these senior cats are calm and affectionate companions, but they can get overlooked at shelters because many adopters are interested in kittens. Animal rescue organizations have started special programs to match … Continue reading Video: Matching Seniors with Adoptable Senior Cats

Join Us for a Free Webinar on Animal Rescue

You're invited to a behind-the-scenes look into the work of an animal rescue non-profit! Join FACE for a free webinar on Tuesday, October 26, 2021, from 4:00-5:00 p.m. Pacific time as we welcome presenter Michelle Meschko, the founder of Small Breed Rescue of Southern California. Small Breed Rescue of Southern California is an all-volunteer, non-profit, … Continue reading Join Us for a Free Webinar on Animal Rescue

Video: Abandoned Pet Rabbits a Growing Problem in Many Neighborhoods

A recent news story out of Minnesota highlights a potentially serious problem in many suburban communities around the US:  pet rabbits, acquired during the pandemic, are being abandoned outdoors and are now multiplying. According to Debbie Mans, the CEO of Rabbit Rescue of Minnesota, the number of abandoned rabbits she’s now seeing is unprecedented.  Photographs … Continue reading Video: Abandoned Pet Rabbits a Growing Problem in Many Neighborhoods