Adriana Bradley is the founder and Executive Director of NJ Strays . She is also a dog trainer, and owner of a dog boarding facility and dog training school in New Jersey. As a business owner she wants to give back to the community that has supported her for many years. She believes sharing her knowledge and understanding of animals will increase lifesaving at a local level. NJ Strays was born as a community outreach organization outside the traditional shelter or rescue structure to help people and their pets. They believe in creating a local network where people can get involved […]
Ok all of you Marty McFly fans, today is your day. You get to be a time traveler and go back in time to right the wrongs of the world. Well, at least you can pretend to be a time traveler today because it is national pretend to be a time traveler day after all. Who knew that there was such a day? So you might be wondering how we are going to align this national day with animal rescue aren’t you? Well not to worry, we always have a plan. Animal rescue is an industry that has transformed over […]
Kelly Duer joins us today and shares how she started in animal welfare. Her focus is on helping shelters and rescues increase live outcomes through the implementation of robust foster care programs. She has worked with various organizations, including Austin Animal Center, Pima Animal Care Center, Best Friends Animal Society in Houston and Maddie’s Fund
Paweenudh Suanpan is a special education teacher by day, and dog advocate by night. She started Piper’s Walk after her 6 year old chocolate lab, Piper, was killed in a car accident in June 2017. Piper and Paweenudh went everywhere together and spent a lot of time in the car, driving to swimming, hiking spots, road trips, and exploring new towns. In addition to running Piper’s Walk, Paweenudh now walks and cares for dogs on Rover, and enjoys the company of a recent addition to her family, a chocolate lab mix named River.
As we come to the end of another month, we want to remind you that National Peanut Butter Lovers’ Month is STILL…NOT…OVER!!! There’s still time to enjoy your (and your dogs’) favorite treat! Peanut butter has been around for 7,600 years Of course the humble legume (no it’s not a nut!) has been around for a long, long time. Scientists believe the Incans and Aztecs were the ones to first create this tasty, nutritious spread and we’ve been in love with it ever since. Of course the first patent on peanut butter wasn’t until 1884, and the month long celebration […]
Yes of course today, November 22 is the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday (at least in 2018) but that isn’t the only holiday that you should be celebrating today. It’s National go for a ride day! Pets get left out of our Thanksgiving celebrations We know how today goes; you get up early to clean the house and prepare your Thanksgiving meal to go into the oven. You get things ready for the onslaught of people headed to your house for your annual family party. Usually you’re in such a rush to get things done that your normal routines like taking the […]