This title examines pet rescue past to present from the early shelters to rescue organizations and no-kill shelters. Organizations regulating the process is discussed as are opposing viewpoints and solutions such as education, spaying and neutering.
Includes glossary, index, online resource (page 31) and timeline.
What is pet rescue? -- History of cats & dogs -- The rise of shelters -- Where do shelter animals come from? -- Pet mills -- Animals shelters -- Pet rescue groups -- Is a rescue pet right for you? -- Choosing a pet -- Future of pet rescue -- Timeline -- Become an animal advocate -- Glossary -- Online resources -- Index.