What can kids do to help at shelters?

Answer Most children love animals. An animal shelter is a great place for children to volunteer. Due to liability insurance, some animal shelters place age restrictions on their volunteers. However, child... Read More »

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Tax Tips & Shelters?

Proper tax preparation takes all year. Congress designated specific expenditures to have tax advantages as a way of encouraging taxpayers to take certain action. Taking advantage of these tax tips ... Read More »

Types of Outdoor Shelters?

Sometimes people find themselves in situations where traveling to safe shelter is either impractical or impossible. During those times in the wilderness, it is necessary to have knowledge of the co... Read More »

When did animal shelters start?

Henry Bergh founded the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) in New York City in 1866. According to, when ASPCA took over New York's animal control dutie... Read More »

How many animals die in animal shelters?

The number of animals who die or are killed in animal shelters each year is largely unknown. Not all shelters report their intake and euthanasia information, and data submitted is not uniform acros... Read More »