Shelter Dogs

The Dogs Playing for Life program helps socialize shelter dogs for adoptability. (Credit: CBS2)

L.I. Play Group Helps Socialize Shelter Dogs To Become Adoptable

Dogs are frolicking on Long Island, as part of a well-orchestrated play group that helps workers classify shelter dogs and match them with families for adoption.

06/08/2015

Marine Lance Cpl. Robert Perez was paired with his service dog, Bella, through the Pets for Vets program. (Credit: CBS2)

‘Pets For Vets’ Pairs Troubled Veterans With Dogs Left In Shelters

A unique approach matches up troubled veterans with companion dogs – and provides healing for both.

05/07/2015

(credit: ASPCA)

6 Great NYC Shelters To Adopt A Dog

October is Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month. If you’re looking to add a new member to your family or become a first time pet parent, there’s no better time to search for a dog to adopt. Check out these New York City shelters to find the right four-legged friend for you.

10/14/2013