I'm lucky enough to be surrounded by an amazing tribe who shares my deep passion for animals, advocates for their
Breed Misconceptions That We've Heard at Ayres... Pit Bulls. Hound dogs. Chihuahuas. What do these and many other well-known breeds
Shelter-Myth-Busters : Ayres Edition Myth: We consider dogs brought to us to have been "dumped" by their former owners. Imagine,
Shelter-Myth-Busters : Ayres Edition Myth: "You Can't Teach an Old Dog New Tricks." Most of us have used this well-worn,
Shelter-Myth-Busters : Ayres Edition Myth: "Dog kennels are like jail cells." We've all heard our share of disheartening comments about
Obesity is a serious topic. We all know the myriad of ill effects it can cause in humans. But when
When I first began volunteering at Ayres back in early 2017, I imagined that a shelter buddy was essentially a
March is Pet Poison Prevention Awareness Month! We'd all like to believe that our house is the safest of "safe
(This is not our image) Sticking it to Ticks You and I and our four-legged friends aren't the only ones

Our pups and kitties thank the

for their life saving support!