Why Does My Dog Lick So Much?

WHY DOES MY DOG LICK SO MUCH?

When your dog is the king of kisses, you get used to wiping away slobber. He licks your face and arms, and some dogs pick up a habit...

Wishing You All a Very Happy Easter!

WISHING YOU ALL A VERY HAPPY EASTER!

May you feel the hope of new beginnings, love and happiness during this joyful Easter holiday. Have a great and wonderful Easter!

 
 
 
Everything Always Seems to Happen at the Worst Possible Moment

EVERYTHING ALWAYS SEEMS TO HAPPEN AT THE WORST POSSIBLE MOMENT

Just when donations are hitting an all-time low, three of the shelter residents have become ill. Kajac has been coughing and wheezing...

23 Photos That Capture The Bond Between Service Dogs And Their Humans

23 PHOTOS THAT CAPTURE THE BOND BETWEEN SERVICE DOGS AND THEIR HUMANS

"My life truly rests in her four paws."

 
 
 
Thanksgiving Kids Craft - The Thankful Turkey Book

THANKSGIVING KIDS CRAFT - THE THANKFUL TURKEY BOOK

The Thankful Turkey Book, a perfect Thanksgiving Kids Craft Kids Craft Using Recycled Paper Bags Once in a while we all need to adjust...

How To Manage Food Aggression In Dogs

HOW TO MANAGE FOOD AGGRESSION IN DOGS

Food aggression in dogs is a form of resource guarding in which the animal is abnormally protective of edible items. Some dogs even...

 
 
 
How To Adopt Any Dog Breed Without Buying From A Shop Or Breeder

HOW TO ADOPT ANY DOG BREED WITHOUT BUYING FROM A SHOP OR BREEDER

It may not be our official motto, but we say it often enough that it could be: “Adopt, don't shop.” It's a great thing to do, but it...

6-Year-Old Boy Sells Pumpkins To Raise Money For A Diabetic Alert Dog

6-YEAR-OLD BOY SELLS PUMPKINS TO RAISE MONEY FOR A DIABETIC ALERT DOG

6-year-old Ian Unger has Type I Diabetes and relies on an insulin pump and a 24-hour glucose monitor. More than anything, he wants...

 
 
 
Boutique West Coast Hotels for You and Your Dog

BOUTIQUE WEST COAST HOTELS FOR YOU AND YOUR DOG

Planning your fall/winter holiday travel in California or Oregon? If so, then Greystone Hotels, a California based hotel ownership...

"DORA" pitmix/cattle mix

"DORA" PITMIX/CATTLE MIX

ADOPTED!Oct 2018 Available for adoption at Multnomah County Animal Services ! "She is too adorable, oh my stars." Dora, female Pitbull/cattle...

 
 
 
"LEO" german shepherd mix

"LEO" GERMAN SHEPHERD MIX

Available for adoption at Multnomah County Animal Services ! Leo, German Shepherd mix, 2 yrs, 57 lbs Mcas weblink 156209 Hello! My...

Those Fascinating Vultures

THOSE FASCINATING VULTURES

Most people are not big fans of vultures. They were never really a number one favorite of mine either-at least not until I started...

 
 
 
Dr. Doug's Menagerie

DR. DOUG'S MENAGERIE

On September 14, 2015 long time World Bird Sanctuary Consulting Veterinarian, Dr. Doug Pernikoff, donated two Tarantulas, for our exhibits...

History of The Land

HISTORY OF THE LAND

In the beginning is usually how it starts. I won't go that far back, but I would like to share a small amount of the local lore concerning...

 
 
 
Our Newest Naturalist

OUR NEWEST NATURALIST

My name is Tess Rogers, and I am the newest naturalist here at World Bird Sanctuary! I started at the beginning of this month, and...

Armadillos in Missouri

ARMADILLOS IN MISSOURI

Many people who live in the Saint Louis area have lately noticed an increase in armadillo sightings. Rustle, the World Bird Sanctuary's...

 
 
 
Whoo Is That Owl?

WHOO IS THAT OWL?

It's that time of year again. The owls are very active finding mates, defending territories, and preparing their nests for babies. It's...

Inching Toward Liberation: Lobbying for Animals Under a Hostile Administration

INCHING TOWARD LIBERATION: LOBBYING FOR ANIMALS UNDER A HOSTILE ADMINISTRATION

M.S. in Animals and Public Policy Externship Experience July-August 2018 Inching Toward Liberation: Lobbying for Animals Under a Hostile...

 
 
 
Jessica Weinstein

JESSICA WEINSTEIN

Education: B.A. in Theatre Studies, Wheaton College, 2011 M.S. in Animals and Public Policy, Tufts University, 2018 Current Position:...

"SERENA" Fun young German Shepherd mix

"SERENA" FUN YOUNG GERMAN SHEPHERD MIX

"I just love Serena. She is a great gal! She barks at people checking her out in her kennel, which I think deters them from meeting...