Am I Saving an Animal if I Buy From a Pet Store?

We’ve all heard the saying, “adopt don’t shop” but what does it really mean? For some of us, we understand that rescuing a pet from a shelter is a definite way to save a life. However, some argue that by buying a companion animal from a crowded and cramped cell of a pet store is…

June Pet of the Month: Dozer!!

Herrow! The name is Dozer; aka “Dozer Dog”, “Bull Dozer”, and “Shhh” (we’ll get to my nicknames later). I was told that I am CCLA’s official Pet of the Month so I am quite pleased with myself right now. I’ve always wanted my very own blog and now I can finally tell the world all…

When Tabby Met Sally: How to Properly Introduce Your New Feline

Did you know that June is “Adopt a Cat Month”? According to American Humane Society, June is also a time where you may be seeing more stray kittens out and about and ending up in shelters. Have you been thinking about adopting a sweet kitty to make your household complete? Do you have another cat…

May Pet of the Month: RubyJ!!!

Herrow everyone! My name is RubyJ and I am CCLA’s Pet of the Month! I think I’m something special because my mom and dad PAWlways tell me I am! I was rescued a wittle over 2 years ago and haven’t had it very easy. In fact, my rescue journey began when I was taken to…

Happiness is a Wagging Tail: Are Dog Owners The Happiest of All?

We all know what it’s like to wake up in the morning with a flood of “to-do” lists and a lack of energy to get it all done. But then, you roll over and find your beloved pet staring up at you, ready for the day ahead! Suddenly, your list of “to-do’s” fades away and…

April Pet Of the Month: RICA!!

Hola amigos! My name is Rica and I am a fun loving, happy girl, born on the streets of Puerto Rico! My mama told me that I am CCLA’s newest “Pet of the Month”, so I have to admit, I cannot contain my excitement right now! Hold on, let me just get my zoomies out…

Ah Choo! The Truth Behind Hypoallergenic Pets

So, you’re allergic to dogs and cats but dream of the day you get to burry your face in their fluff and receive those wet kisses that everyone keeps telling you about! You want one of your own, despite your allergies, and decide to Google lists of different breeds that are hypoallergenic. You trust Google…