Before You Adopt

Categories: Pet Behavior Advice
before you adopt
So, you are finally ready to adopt a pet. What should you expect from the adoption process? Kevin McManus, the adoptions supervisor at PHS, answers a few important questions. What should potential adopters consider before adopting a pet at PHS? We are here to find the best match possible between adopters and the animals in …

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Week of January 20-24

Categories: On the Road with Marlin

Well, another interesting weekend has come and gone!  And for me, my “weekend” is just starting! (Insert a “whoo-hoo” right here!)  But, to recap our weekend, the opposite happened between both days than I originally thought!  I thought that Saturday’s PetSmart would be busy and Sunday’s Petco wouldn’t.  It was the other way around!  We pulled in to PetSmart on Saturday with …

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Week of January 13-18

Categories: On the Road with Marlin

After having had a couple of weeks off from work, I was back and at it again this week.  I wish I could say that my wife and I went somewhere wonderful during those two weeks, but the worst cold I have had in a long while took hold of me and I was flat …

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First-Class Chihuahua

Categories: Adoption Stories
Louie
Louie’s adoption journey began when he arrived at PHS in October of 2014 as a stray. The 10-year-old Chihuahua had clearly been someone’s pet, but, sadly, no one came for him. Louie patiently waited in the kennels week after week for his forever home. Enter the Andrews family. In 2006, the Andrews adopted a bonded …

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