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Dec 13

Why Rabbits Make Great Pets

Rabbit-HumphreyWhen you think of adopting a pet a cat or dog may be first to come
to mind. However, there are several other animals that also make wonderful pets including guinea pigs, birds, hamsters and rabbits.
At the Humane Society of Greater Dayton, we have several rabbits
all looking for forever homes. Rabbits are calm and loving pets that do well in small and large environments. Here are just a few
reasons why you may want to consider a rabbit the next time
you want to adopt.

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Dec 6

Make Your Cat Adoption a Success

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Be Prepared

If you know you want to adopt a cat, make sure you have all the supplies needed for your cat to feel at home before you adopt. This will include basics such as a cat carrier, litter box, litter, food and water bowls, cat food, toys, etc. If you already have a cat and are bringing another one into your home, make sure to have separate items for the new pet. Cats can become very territorial about their belongings and you could cause unneeded competition or fighting between your pets if you try to force them to share immediately.

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Nov 29

Give the Gift of Hope to Pets in Need

As you and your family gather around the table, come together for holiday festivities and help others this holiday season, please remember the pets in need in our community as well.

Each day we have a slew of cats, dogs, rabbits and other animals walk through our shelter all looking for a second chance at a great life. As a limited-intake facility, the Humane Society of Greater Dayton helps as many animals as we can and tries to impact each life in a positive way.

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Nov 15

Fruits & Vegetables to Benefit Dogs

Dog-with-carrot-in-mouth-1024x682As more people are looking for natural and healthy foods for pets, we thought it would be good idea to feature 10 fruits or vegetables that can help with your pets overall nutrition. Here are just a few items that will keep them happy, healthy and young at heart! However, prior to changing your pet’s diet, we recommend you speak to your vet first to see which of the below fruits or vegetables would be most beneficial for your pet’s overall health.

 

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Nov 8

Make Traveling Easier with Your Pets

As we get closer to the holiday season, there may be more traveling for you and your pets. If you are planning to travel during the holidays, here are a few tips to make it easier for you and for your furry friends.

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