Here Are Foods Experts Say You Shouldn't Feed Your Dog This ThanksgivingIt's hard to celebrate family this Thanksgiving without our furry friends. However, if you are sharing a meal with them, experts say to be mindful of what you feed them.
Helping At-Risk Youth, Shelter Dogs Become Better Together with Teacher's PetAmy Johnson, Director of Teacher's Pet, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the organization's youth/shelter dog program, and their upcoming Havanese Nights event on November 5th.
Leader Dogs For The Blind Shares How Dogs Can Be the Ultimate Pair of Eyes for the Blind, Visually ImpairedLeslie Hoskins, Outreach Services and Community Engagement Manager for Leader Dogs for the Blind, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the programs they offer, and just how these dogs impact the lives of people living with blindness.
Detroit Animal Care & Control Providing Medical Care For Strays Hoping To Be AdoptedDetroit Animal Care and control has about 100 dogs on any given day waiting to be adopted out. Crews bring in about 20 strays per day, some which are injured. With a Vet and state of the art med equipment the center can now treat those injured animals there.
Although COVID-19 Rare In Cats & Dogs, Pharmaceutical Company Says, They’re Ready With A Vaccine If NeededIf or when cats and dogs need COVID vaccine, Zoetis pharmaceutical company is ready to provide. At this time the virus is rare in pets.
100 Animals Rescued From Independence Township Home, 16 DeadOn Tuesday, Aug. 24, the Oakland County Animal Shelter and Pet Adoption Center rescued animals from a home in Independence Township.
Refurbished Pets of Southern Michigan Giving Second Chances To Shelter Dogs, Inmates Through Training ProgramNikki Wynkoop, a Volunteer and Foster Family for Refurbished Pets of Southern Michigan, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the program and how it impacts the lives of both the dogs and inmates.
Dinner In The Dark To Support Leader Dogs For The BlindAre you looking for a fun Friday night activity that not only supports an organization with a great cause, but is also has puppies? Then check out Leader Dogs for the Blind’s signature fundraiser, Dinner in the Dark.
Shelter Program Allows Volunteers To Temporarily Foster DogsThere are currently over 80 dogs at the Friends of Detroit Animal Care and Control center, hoping to be adopted.
Friends For Animals Of Metro Detroit Helps Make Life-Changing Connections Between People, Animals They AdoptSarah Rood, Marketing and Communications Manager of Friends for Animals of Metro Detroit, and adoptable dog Howly Mandel, join Lisa Germani on Community to help find Howly Mandel a forever home.
Dog Trainer Tammy Crenshaw Helps Create A Relationship Of Trust, Motivation Between People And Their DogsTammy P. Crenshaw, CPDT-KA, owner of The Sensitive Dog, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to go over her methods of training a sensitive dog, and how those methods help build a relationship between human and dog.
Leader Dogs For The Blind Meets The Mobility Needs Of The Blind, Visually Impaired At Every Stage Of Their LivesLorene Suidan, COO of Leader Dogs for the Blind, and Leader Dog Arctic join Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the services a Leader Dog provides to the blind, as well as the special bond they form with their new owner.
K9s For Warriors Rescues Dogs To Help Rescue Veterans Who Are Returning HomeGreg Wells, Program Manager of K9s for Warriors, and his service dog, Utah, join Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the life-changing effects that K9s for Warriors can have on the life of a dog and a veteran.
Detroit Dog Rescue Covers All Fostering Fees During PandemicKristina Rinaldi, Executive Director of Detroit Dog Rescue, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to explain what DDR has been doing since the pandemic and the steps they are taking to improve the safety of their staff during the reopening.
Pedigree Holds Virtual Adoptions For Dogs Needing Forever HomeEven during a pandemic dogs need a forever home.