This past weekend 2 dogs came wandering up to my porch. I live in a fairly rural area and run daily, so I am familiar with the dogs in my neighborhood – but these two were unfamiliar. I held my breath as I approached – hoping that one of them was wearing a tag. Whether he had a microchip never en...
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We wouldn’t miss THE event of the season—Humane Society of Boulder Valley’s celebration of their first-place finish in the ASPCA $100K Challenge. We started partying the minute we walked into the Colorado agency (we’re talking breakfast!), and we could tell it was going to be an amazing day when...
I am passionate about enrichment. My background in zoos and laboratories focused heavily on enrichment for a variety of species – from orangutans to pythons. The opportunity to behave in a species-typical manner is vital – add to that choice, control and predictability,...