• Your Weekly ARL Update (9-28-15)

    Here’s some information from the Animal Rescue League we’d like to share! Find out about upcoming events, programs and adoptable pets from ARL by clicking the links below! EVENTS: TUESDAY: BEYOND ADOPTION: Partnering with Midwest K9 Protection &...

    • Posted September 28, 2015
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  • What is “Rescue”?

    Now in my third year of writing for the pet community, I’ve written dozens of articles that could be filed under the umbrella of “Can You Help the Animals?” These posts are created after I’ve heard a...

    • Posted September 23, 2015
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  • Events, Programs, Pets from ARL this week

    Here are your weekly headlines and things of note from Animal Rescue League:   THIS WEEK TUESDAY-SATURDAY: Microchip Walk-ins SATURDAY: The Mane Event   UPCOMING EVENTS Take a Chance on Me Fashion Show – October 2   PROGRAM FEATURE Paws...

    • Posted September 21, 2015
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  • Tips for a Clean House

    Unless you’ve got a special, hypoallergenic animal that somehow doesn’t shed, you’ve got pet hair in your house. It comes with the territory. And regardless of how well-behaved your pet is, he or she is going to...

    • Posted September 18, 2015
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  • This week at Iowa ARL

    Here’s what happening in the coming days at the Animal Rescue League!   MONDAY, WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY: New Training Classes begin (Fast Track Good Manners, Intermediate Agility, Puppy Kindergarten, Adolescent Puppy & Good Manners classes) THURSDAY: Volunteer Orientation (Noon & 5:00 p.m.) SATURDAY: Disaster Preparation & Response, DNA Day, Puff & Fluff...

    • Posted September 14, 2015
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  • ARL happenings this week – (9/8/15)

    THIS WEEK TUESDAY: Tales with Tails THURSDAY: Knittin’ for Kittens SATURDAY: Volunteer Orientation, Foster Orientation, TheraPets Orientation   UPCOMING EVENTS The Mane Event – September 26 Take a Chance on Me Fashion Show – October 2   PROGRAM FEATURE Critter Camp – Classrooms around the metro...

    • Posted September 8, 2015
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  • Thoughts on National Puppy Mill Awareness Month

    It seems like every month is National-something month, doesn’t it? And each month of the year has many different titles, identities. Some are important, some are not. September, for animal advocates, is especially important as it’s National Puppy...

    • Posted September 8, 2015
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  • Support the 2015 Des Moines Puppy Up! Cancer Walk

    On September 19, 2015, community members and animal advocates have an opportunity to come together in the name of cancer research (and fun!) at the 2015 Des Moines Puppy Up! Walk. From 9 am to 12 pm...

    • Posted September 2, 2015
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  • This week from ARL

    Here are your weekly event reminders, program features and adoptable featured pets from the Animal Rescue League of Iowa! EVENTS: TUESDAY (9-1): Bow Wow Meow Book Club SATURDAY (9-5): Puppy Kindergarten, Adolescent Puppy and Good Manners training classes begin   UPCOMING EVENTS The...

    • Posted September 1, 2015
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