#WhenYouFoster #FosterTheLove

#WhenYouFoster #FosterTheLove

What does it mean to foster?     When you foster a litter of puppies, a dog or cat, or a nursing mom and babies, this selfless act can often mean the difference between life or death for an animal out of time at the shelter. Gizmo’s shelter picture before being...
Dog Rescue Club at Local High School!

Dog Rescue Club at Local High School!

Thanks to Ruff House Rescue, Syosset High School now has their first ever Dog Rescue Club! Thank you to Ruff House volunteer Jodie who is advising the club! Their first meeting was Monday, Sept 26th and it was a rousing success, so was Max our rescue pup who attended!...
Being Cautious is Cool this Summer

Being Cautious is Cool this Summer

BEING CAUTIOUS IS COOL THIS SUMMER! by Nomi Berger   Picture yourself on a sweltering summer day wearing a long winter coat. Are you hot yet? Are you itchy? Are you thirsty? Are you desperately searching for shade? Now picture your dogs on that same summer day. And...
Tick Alert: Pet Owners Beware

Tick Alert: Pet Owners Beware

Tick Alert: Pet Owners Beware By Nomi Berger With the arrival of summer comes the arrival of an annoying and possibly fatal pest: the tick. What was once considered a nuisance found only in the wooded countryside has been persistently and increasingly invading cities...
The Dangers of Breed Labeling

The Dangers of Breed Labeling

THE DANGERS OF DOG BREED LABELING by Nomi Berger   For generations, the pit bull’s affectionate nickname was the “nanny dog.” Today, the pit bull is the dog most likely to be shot by the police. For generations, families wanting a loving, dependable and...
It was Just for Minute…

It was Just for Minute…

“IT WAS JUST FOR A MINUTE!” by Nomi Berger   Sadder words were never spoken.   WHY?   Because an errand meant to take that proverbial minute is 60 seconds too long when a dog is left unattended in a hot car.   WHY?   Because, even on mild summer days, with a car...