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[Fascinating Canine Trivia and Other Fun Facts]

Written by Ioana Busuioc, November 2018 We could all learn a little something from our canine companions, like the great Nora Roberts said: “Everything I know I learned from dogs”. But before learning something from our dogs, why not learn a little something about them?! Dogs are aware of the passing of time! That means […]

[Rescue Pet Mythbusting Pt. 3]

  Written by Ioana Busuioc, October 2018 Special thanks to our fabulous Animal Behavior Coordinator Natasha Pupulin for her help on behavioral and temperament-related content! The third and final part of the three part series. Enjoy! Myth #7 “You can’t teach an old dog new tricks.” Reality: The beauty with animals is that, much like people, […]

[Record Breaking Cats and Other Fun Feline Trivia]

Written by Ioana Busuioc, September 2018 Cats sleep for 70% of their lives, or approximately 12-16 hours a day, which is something we all might find ourselves wishing for as the days get shorter and the air gets colder! Much like us humans, they also dream and can also snore. They can’t taste sweetness, but they […]

[Rescue Pet Mythbusting Part. 2]

Written by Ioana Busuioc, August 2018 Special thanks to our fabulous Animal Behavior Coordinator Natasha Pupulin for her help on behavioral and temperament-related content! The second part of this three part myth busting series! Read on for some more fast facts and informative debunking! Myth #4 Adoption fees are too expensive. Reality: Adoption fees may seem daunting, […]

[ Unwanted Cat Urination 101 ]

Written by Ioana Busuioc, August 2018 All photos thanks to the very talented Debby Herold at Debby Herold Photography! Special thanks to our kind Cat Program Manager Kelsey Scoular for her help with illnesses that could cause this issue as well as helpful tips and solutions! A common behavior problem found in cats is inappropriate […]

[ Rescue Pet Mythbusting ]

Written by Ioana Busuioc, July 2018 Special thanks to our fabulous Animal Behavior Coordinator Natasha Pupulin for her help on behavioral and temperament-related content! When considering adopting a pet, many people wonder where the best place to get their new furry companion will be. There are numerous options, such as pet stores, breeders, even online on […]

[ Give Your Heart to AARCS ]

Written by Ioana Busuioc, May 2018 There is a place for everyone within the volunteers of AARCS! Whether you want to dedicate your time solely to kitties, or dogs, or both,there will never be a shortage of volunteer opportunities (and fun)! Through AARCS, there is also the opportunity to work at various events around the […]