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No Kill Shelters

Do Dogs Ever Simply Want to Die to End the Pain?

Marc Bekoff | Posted 12.18.2016 | Denver
Marc Bekoff

It would be an egregious error and we would be seriously remiss if we didn't honor that non-human animals, similar to us, want the pain to end right now.

No Kill No Problem: The Story of Austin Pets Alive! Part 5

Dawn Erin | Posted 06.10.2015 | Politics
Dawn Erin

Until very recently, the Shelter Medicine model in Texas worked just fine without state government interference and inspired shelters that were tired of killing to find new innovative and cost-saving ways to save as many animals as possible.

Famous Facebook Dog Inspires Community to Take Over Shelter

Rescue Idiot | Posted 05.16.2015 | Impact
Rescue Idiot

Arbor, a former stray dog, has brought the Las Vegas community together to advocate for the local town shelter becoming a no-kill shelter.

What Is a No-Kill Shelter?

Rescue Idiot | Posted 04.12.2015 | Green
Rescue Idiot

While most individuals have heard the term "no-kill shelter," many don't know what it truly means.

For the Love of Dog, Put Us Out of Business

Robert Shapiro | Posted 01.05.2015 | Green
Robert Shapiro

Don't get us wrong, we love the cheer that lights up chilly December, but to the directors of a no-kill animal shelter in NYC, holidays spell little more than disaster for thousands of momentarily-loved pets in Manhattan alone.

Muttbombing Is The Hilarious New Instagram Craze That's Also Helping Shelter Dogs

Posted 02.26.2014 | Good News

People, it's time to start taking more selfies... But only if you're willing to be muttbombed! This may sound ridiculous, but bear with us -- "m...

LOOK: Animals Of New York's Wheel Of Hopes Program

Posted 05.03.2012 | New York

Everyday, animals throughout the city are routinely euthanized due to overpopulated shelters and lack of adopters. But one special program, the Mayor'...

New Digs for the Dogs, And Everyone Else

Ken White | Posted 11.22.2011 | San Francisco
Ken White

A first of its kind in the nation, PHS/SPCA's new Center is literally a life-saving tool. A 57,600 square foot, three-story-tall life-saving tool built to care for animals in need.

Let's Save Our Best Friends

Mike Schwager | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Mike Schwager

Each year we kill 3 million healthy and treatable dogs and cats at our shelters. For those who don't believe it is possible to transition from kill to no-kill, lets look at other shelters who've done it.

Is Someone Killing Your Next Pet?

Janet Kinosian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Janet Kinosian

If you're an animal lover, please educate yourself about what really goes on at your local animal shelter. We need to stop this madness, now.