behavior

Hi, I’m Wendy! My story doesn’t start very happily, but...

In this blog, we are going to explore socially conscious sheltering (SCS), what it is, why we at HSPPR practice it, and each of its eight facets that make it successful. Month by month in 2020, we will continue this blog series to explain each key theme with a relevant story, so you can better...

 Hi! My name is Addy! For the first 2-3 years of my life, I was living on the streets without an owner and without a home. Every day, I had to learn to scavenge through garbage for food, find shelter from the storms, and sleep on cement. I was wary of humans, and the pellet in my leg shows that...

Way to go! You look fantastic today! You are succeeding in all areas of your life. Have a cookie!

Positive reinforcement. Works on people AND pets! From learning commands to practicing all-four-on-the-floor to correcting negative behaviors like barking, every pet can benefit from positive...