Weed, Hemp, and Our Pets.

Most of the Pacific Northwest (Washington, Oregon, and British Columbia/Canada) has legalized marijuana use, both in recreational and medical use. Cannabis can be used in a variety of ways for humans; many might use it to experience life a little higher but for some,...

Behind the Breed: Old English Sheepdog

Old English Sheepdogs are, nowadays, most well known for their shaggy, profuse coat that’s often done in a peek-a-boo hairdo! Many will be white with gray markings in color but some many have grizzle, merle, or any blue shade. These dogs are very mellow,...

Behind the Breed: Dog Breed Groups.

‘Behind The Breed’ is a new series here at Animals of the Pacific Northwest that looks at the histories and characteristics of different dog and cat breeds. While many rescue pets might not be purebred, knowing the general characteristics of different...

What Happens After You Adopt?

When you adopt a rescue animal, you’re honestly changing their life by providing a loving forever home. For animals that might spend most of their lives at a shelter or rescue organization, having a new home and family can make such a difference! But there are...

Behind the Breed: Labrador Retriever

Each week, I’ll be sharing information about different cat and dog breeds! For the first ‘Behind the Breed’, here’s some information about labrador retrievers: Labrador retrievers, according to the American Kennel Club, are the most popular...

Puppy Prep. [Show Review]

In just five relatively short videos, Puppy Prep is a documentary series that follows a service dog training class at Doggy Do Good, a training organization in California. Each episode in roughly 10-15 minutes in length and highlights a different part of service dog...