When people adopt an animal, many don’t think about the shelter the animal comes from – they’re too excited about getting another family member. While this is definitely understandable, everyone should find out as much as they can about the shelter they are thinking about adopting from.
There are two kinds of animal shelters: kill and no-kill. Many animal shelters are “kill” shelters. This means that they euthanize animals that have been in the shelter for a long time to make room for new animals coming in. No-kill shelters don’t euthanize [...]