I don’t know what’s going on at the Marion County shelter in SC

In November, a reader contacted me asking if I would consider doing a post on the shelter where she volunteers.  She explained that everyone involved with the Marion Co shelter in SC was working hard to turn things around and they had made significant improvements in saving pets' lives.  This volunteer sent me some information … Continue reading I don’t know what’s going on at the Marion County shelter in SC

The Prevalence of Kill Shelter Speak in Media

Both national and local media have historically done a poor job reporting on pet related stories.  While sensational stories about animal hoarding, puppy mills and cruelty frequently attract media attention, journalists working for national outlets often rely on soundbites from groups like HSUS, ASPCA, and PETA - all of whom have sketchy records when it … Continue reading The Prevalence of Kill Shelter Speak in Media