Animal Shelter Archives – Florida Animal Friend

8 Ways You Can Support Cats and Dogs in Shelters

Animal shelters are always in need of support. If you’re an animal lover, or if a cat or dog looks to you as their human, you can help. From volunteering and fostering to donating blankets, food, supplies, or money to your local shelter or rescue organization, you can make a difference in the lives of … Continued

Creating Success from Adversity; Innovation in Animal Sheltering During the COVID-19 Pandemic

By Spencer Conover (Assistant Director – Pasco County Animal Services)   The COVID-19 pandemic has been horrendous for many, life changing for all and devastating to others. We would never wish for anything like this pandemic again; however, dealing with the crisis has produced opportunities for incredible innovation and growth across many industries, including animal … Continued

Benefits of Fostering a Pet From Your Local Animal Shelter

Helping your local animal shelter and rescue organizations is a wonderful way to give back to your community. From volunteering and donating goods or services to adopting a pet, there are many ways to get involved. Fostering a pet is also an option and it comes with many benefits. From very young foster pets that … Continued