Saturday, October 2, 2010

Adopt A Shelter Dog Month

Did you know dat October is Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog month? Der are lots of shelter dogs in need of forever homes, and Petfinder has put together a list of great articles, an adoption checklist, and tips for da first 30 days after you adopt your dog! If you can't adopt, you can do any of da following: 1) Donate your facebook status by pasting "October is Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month. Save a life: Adopt a dog!". 2) Tweet da same message. 3) Contact your local shelter regarding der wishlist or special event opportunities. 4) Share an adoptable dog profile on facebook, twitter, or your blog. 5) Sign up with your local shelter as a foster parent or volunteer. 6) Add a Petfinder banner or widget to your blog. 7) Write a op-ed about pet adoption for your local paper. 8) Take pictures of dogs at your local shelter and upload dem to Petfinder. 9) Donate to your local shelter or rescue. 10) Talk to your children and grandchildren about da importance of pet adoption. Der are many ways you can help spread da word about Adopt-A-Shelter Dog month!


  1. What a sweet looking doggie BJ. I do hope he/she will be adopted in a forever home.

  2. All critters deserve the purrfect forever home!

  3. We found our Bella using Petfinder... yay for rescue pups!