Advice 1: Where to send a stray dog

Yielding to an impulse of pity, you let a stray dog to warm up in the entrance or even back to his apartment. But if you have no opportunity to leave the animal at home, and kick back to the street dog not want to, you can try to attach a stray dog.
Where to send a stray dog
You will need
  • phone;
  • - Internet;
  • computer;
  • - camera or camera on your mobile;
  • printer.
Contact shelters or volunteer organizations that work in your city. A chance to make your four-legged find in the good hands of those who free helps animals, not really big, usually and nurseries, and private keeping of overcrowded, but you can try. Volunteers are more willing to take a puppy or a small dog, because the chances that these animals will find permanent owners higher than would be at a great, elderly dog.
There are paid and overexposure. You can determine if you've encountered a dog in a hotel (usually organize them at veterinary clinics), or overexposure to an individual that earns a living. To animal is adopted, you will have to part with a certain amount of money, which will depend on conditions: you can choose what will feed the dog if she needed additional procedures – inspection at the vet, haircut, ear cleaning, or teeth.
Place ads in Newspapers and on the city forums that you give the dog. Specify the sex of the animal, its approximate age, color, height at the withers. If you have noticed that a dog trained, or he's got funny habits, write about it. Information that the animal brings Slippers or sleep on his back, crossed his legs funny, can attract a potential host. Get some pictures and accompany the note of the photo where the dog will be most successful.
Maybe you have found a lost dog, and somewhere there's someone who misses her. In addition to submitting ads to the forum and in the newspaper I read, not all the townspeople, print out some fliers and hang them on poles and near the stops. Maybe this will help you to give the dog directly in the hands of its owner.

Advice 2 : How to identify a dog in a shelter

The first shelters are designed to contain the remaining without owners Pets began to operate in the United States in the nineteenth century. In Australia, the first such institution was organized in 1912, it operates to this day. In Russia such shelters act as a municipal enterprise, but most of it exists on private donations or created social organizations, staffed by volunteers.
How to identify a dog in a shelter

How to operate shelters for dogs

Depending on the form of ownership, shelters for Pets have different purposes. Municipal shelters, which is not so much intended for the temporary detention of stray animals caught on streets. The meager funds allocated for their maintenance, only allow dogs to place several pieces in a fairly tight enclosures and to ensure their single meal, which is used as cheap feed, with nothing else, except bone meal.

While the content of the animal to the municipal shelter is limited to six months and if during this time the owner of it is not there, the animal is euthanized simply. Of course, in the case of illness, veterinary care provided the dog will not. To rely on the humanity of the staff is also not particularly necessary in municipal shelters operate low-skilled workers mostly from the southern republics.

Those shelters that provided by public organizations are constantly experiencing difficulties. This deficit of funds for maintenance, and the lack of a sufficient number of workers, and the authorities ' unwillingness to assist or at least to formally allocate land for shelter. But in such places the animal can rely on the dental services that provide free of charge specialized clinics, and the maintenance of the old. We must pay tribute to the volunteers of these shelters are doing everything possible so that the dog has found a new host.

In private shelters staffed by professional trainers, able to provide qualified assistance animal, but they are designed so that the owners surrendered the animal to the shelter will provide him with an allowance at least at the vet and feed them.

How to take the dog to a shelter

If you have the situation is really hopeless and you can't leave the animal at home, still you should first try to attach it to some kind-hearted people, many more of them. In that case, when that doesn't work, find out through Internet what are the shelters for stray animals are functioning in your city. If there is a choice, try to leave a dog in a private or public shelter and support of well-wishers from it at least some material resources or maybe construction materials to build the cage, feeds, drugs. But you must understand that the shelters is not the place where the animals feel good, no matter what the content of it there or it was provided.
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