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Adopt a Less Adoptable Pet Day- August 12th
Animals  (tags: unwaned pets, stranded, animals shelters, no adoption, adoptable day, august 12th, senior animals, special needs animals, homes, petfinder )

- 2297 days ago -
Big black dogs. FIV+ cats. Senior pets. Special-needs pets. To help these and other often-overlooked pets find homes, Petfinder has named August 12 "Adopt-a-Less-Adoptable-Pet Day." Help us spread the word!
Longer Lifespans, Medical Advances Have Zoos Caring for More Special-Needs Species
Animals  (tags: animals, zoos, special needs animals, longer life, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2740 days ago -
At the Fresno Chaffee Zoo, it's survival of the less-than-fittest. Sheep and goats are on Celebrex. One sea lion is blind, and another is half-paralyzed. A hedgehog-like critter is so old it must eat mushy food.

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