Animal Rescue Site
Each click on the purple "Click Here to Give - it's FREE" button at The Animal Rescue Site provides food and care for a rescued animal living in a shelter or sanctuary. Funding for food and care is paid by site sponsors and distributed to animals in need.
Cesar Millan's Website
This is the website of Cesar Millan, the "Dog Whisperer" on the National Geographic Channel. His site will introduce you to his philosphy, and offer you the basics of dog psychology.
Donate a Kuranda dog bed to our shelter.
We have chosen Kuranda dog beds for our boarding facilities because they are so good for our dogs. We still don't have enough for all of our kennels. If you would like to donate a bed so another dog can sleep in proper comfort please click here
Guidelines for Finding a Responsible Home for your Pet
Do you feel you can no longer keep your pet and want to find a new home for him or her? Perhaps you are frustrated with a behavior problem. Or your child has pet allergies. Or you are having trouble finding rental housing that accepts your pet.
Many pet-related problems can be frustrating, and you may feel that relinquishing your pet is the only solution. But before you take that drastic step, be aware of the wealth of resources available to help pet owners such as yourself deal with problems that can seem overwhelming
Northwoods Wildlife Center - Minocqua, WI
Click this link or call the center if you've found an injured or orphaned wild animal!
Northwoods Wildlife Center 8683 Blumenstein Road - Highway 70 West Minocqua, WI 54548 715-356-7400
Do you know the truth about puppy mills in our beautiful state??? Even right here in our own area??? Visit this extraordinary website to learn all you can about the Wisconsin Puppy Mill Project, Inc. Find out how you can help educate others about these cruel and disgusting "dog-farming" operations.
This site also has helpful information if you're caring for a former puppy mill dog and tips to find a responsible breeder.
Pet Behavior Center
Excessive barking, destructive chewing, stampeding across your head at 3:00 A.M… Find out what experts have to say about these and other common woes that pet parents face.
This is animal behavior advice from the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA).
Petfinder is an on-line, searchable database of animals that need homes. It is also a directory of over 10,000 animal shelters and adoption organizations across the USA, Canada and Mexico. Organizations maintain their own home pages and available pet database.
To use Internet technology and the resources it can generate to:
- Increase public awareness of the availability of high-quality adoptable pets
- Increase the overall effectiveness of pet adoption programs across North America to the extent that the euthanasia of adoptable pets is eliminated
From the comfort of their personal computers, pet lovers can search for a pet that best matches their needs. They can then reference a shelter's Web page and discover what services it offer. Petfinder also includes classified ads, discussion forums and a library of animal welfare articles.
Petfinder is updated DAILY.
Pets for Life(tm) Program: Helping People and Their Pets
Is your dog driving you crazy? Are you climbing the walls because your cat won't stop climbing the curtains? If so, you're not alone. Everyone with a pet is bound to have a problem with their animal's behavior at some point. Thankfully, with the Pets for Life behavior tip sheets, you'll be well on your way to solving most of these issues.
This is animal behavior advice from the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS).
Raptor Education Group, Inc.- Antigo, WI
Raptor Education Group, Inc -REGI- is a 501 (C)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to the care and rehabilitation of injured or orphaned native bird species and public education of wildlife issues.
We have three goals:
- To create a safe haven for injured wildlife while they heal and until they are ready to be released back into the wild.
- To develop nutritional protocal, rehabilitation methods and husbandry based on the natural history of the bird to assure a successful release.
- To create a broader understanding of native birds, their behavior and habitat needs among the public and the scientific community.
Rehabilitation Phone: (715) 623-4015
Education Office Phone: (715) 623-2563
Rent with Pets: The Online Resource for Rental Managers and Pet Owners
"Moving" and "landlord won't allow" are among the top reasons given by pet owners when relinquishing their dogs or cats to animal shelters. If more rental housing permitted pets, millions of dogs and cats could be placed in homes-or stay in their homes when their caregivers move.
Alleviate the financial stress associated with your pet's unexpected medical expenses and generate funds for our shelter at the same time! Simply apply for a ShelterCare Pet Insurance Program by using the ShelterCare banner-link. Here's how it works: ShelterCare Pet Insurance Programs cover you when your pet needs essential veterinary care from an illness or injury. Also, every time a completed application for a ShelterCare program is generated through our shelter's website, we automatically receive $25 donation to help cover common needs like blankets, litter and food. This donation is of no cost to you and provides us with essential funds. Make the right move and enroll today!