Before ASPCA guest blogger Julie Sonenberg was a parent, she was a pet parent. In this post, she talks about the lessons she learned as a dog owner and trainer, and how those lessons carried over to her role as a new mom.
There’s a good chance this winter’s frigid weather has led to bouts of cabin fever for both kids and pets. In this ASPCA guest post by Emily Schneider, Emily provides a homemade dog treat recipe to make on a snow day.
In November 2014, we were thrilled to present the ASPCA Tommy P. Monahan Kid of the Year Award to 11-year-old Annika Glover. Even while battling a cancerous brain tumor, Annika chose to help animals in need. We checked in with Annika to find out more about her dedication to animals.
Are you snowed in this week? In the February edition of Wednesday Wares—our roundup of items in the ASPCA Online Store for your whole family—we’re highlighting a few cold weather items to carry you through the rest of this frigid season.
In honor of World Spay Day, we’re taking a moment to focus on this important area of our work. And, while it may be challenging to do so, it’s a good idea to introduce the concept of spay/neuter to your kids as they learn to become responsible caretakers for your family’s pets.