Such great news to share with you! Iams Home 4 the Holiday’s campaign was a huge success — 1,1125,667 animals were adopted between Oct. 1 and Jan. 4 through more than 3,500 animal organizations from around the world!! Forever homes were found for: * 593,146 dogs * 509,470 cats * 23,051… Continue reading Iams Home 4 the Holidays Results Are In!
This adorable 1-year-old pit bull mix was recently found covered in grease and dirt wandering the streets of Philadelphia, and was taken in by someone who didn’t want to leave him, but also can’t keep him, and is looking to avoid having to take him to a shelter. He is very social, obedient, house broken… Continue reading Can You Help Buddy Find a Forever or Foster Home? (Philly Area)
This holiday season Iams Home 4 the Holidays has set out to help save the lives of 1.5 million homeless animals as part of their annual pet adoption drive. The pet food company has five different ways you can get involved: find the perfect companion for your family using PetFinder, “like” Iams on Facebook and… Continue reading Iams Home 4 the Holidays Pet Rescue Campaign
We have some really fun news! My Tail Hurts From Wagging So Much landed in second place as part of the Proportions blogger challenge. We won a $50 gift card, which was donated to the Ramapo-Bergen Animal Refuge. Big thanks to everyone who called in for their free sample to help out! Congrats to first… Continue reading Proportions Announces Winners of the Canine Nutrition Blogger Challenge
People usually give me a funny look when I say that I’m still involved with my sorority’s alumnae chapter. But, what they fail to realize is all the great things the North Jersey Alumnae Chapter of Sigma Sigma Sigma does — like collect items and donations every month for a charity or group in need.… Continue reading Sigma Sigma Sigma Alumnae Help North Jersey Animal Shelter
We all champion adopting pets from a local shelter, but once a potential pet parent gets to the shelter a new problem arises — picking the animal. Most people are immediately drawn to the little ball of fluff that is a kitten or a puppy. They want to “start fresh,” but what about all the… Continue reading Adopt-a-Less-Adoptable-Pet Week Challenge
It’s just like us to wait until the last minute to do something, but we couldn’t not let the deadline (tomorrow) for Pedigree‘s write a post, help a dog campaign go by without participating. For every blog post written, Pedigree will donate a 20 pound bag of their new Healthy Longevity Food for Dogs to… Continue reading Pedigree’s Write a Post, Help a Dog
When you’re dealing with the subject of animals, shelters and killings, there are bound to be tears in the room — but to make some cry two days after the event, well, that takes talent. The keynote address on the first day of BlogPaws was given by Mike Arms of the Helen Woodward Animal Center… Continue reading For the Love of Tears at BlogPaws
Proportion’s Canine Nutrition is offering readers of My Tail Hurts From Wagging So Much a free sample of their pet food! We reviewed Proportions earlier this year and Toby really loved their food. It’s also a great concept, especially for overweight dogs. Their food comes in pre-portioned packages and all you have to do is… Continue reading Free Dog Food Sample and Help a Shelter in Need!
When most people think about adopting a pet, it’s usually a dog or a cat, but as you will see on Petfinder, there are many more types of animals who also need homes. Everything from hamsters and chickens to horses and turtles need adopting! Several years ago I adopted two tortoises from a dog shelter… Continue reading Adopt-a-Pet Friday : Wings of Hope