I am sure you can imagine the perfect gift someone can get you for Christmas. You want to tell them, but you just can bring yourself to tell anyone about it because you want them to get it for you because they know you so well. What if someone you cared about very much had something that they wanted you to get them but couldn’t tell you? We have pets that can’t talk, unless you have a parrot that does, and have wants and needs just as much as we do. We are their best friends but do we fully understand them and what they want and need? The Humane Society of Charlotte has a Holiday Wish List for the community to donate to not only help them out, but the animals that they take care of. Here are some of the items they need help with:
Have you ever wondered what statistics there are out there regarding pets in shelters and how many of them are homeless or are actually have an owner, or how many cats there are compared to dogs? These statistics provided by ASPCA, are why the animal shelters need your help in obtaining items on their wish list.
The holidays are packed with events, decorations, sweets, visitors, and lots of things for you pets to wreak havoc with. Most of us don’t realize that some of these things are dangerous to our pets. Here is a holiday wish list from ASPCA of safety things that you can do to keep your pet safe:
We are all on a budget this time of year. We don’t want to overspend on ourselves and especially our pets. Those toys and other supplies can be very expensive if we don’t watch for sales or keep track of everything we are buying for them. Petswelcome.com suggests some places you can get the items on your pets wish list.
These are some of the places that you can buy things for your pets this holiday season. These are also great places to buy toys and other items for pets in shelters.
We all like to donate but sometimes don’t know how to do it. Here are some simple ways to donate to the Humane Society of Charlotte:
Come visit us at:
Humane Society of Charlotte
2700 Toomey Ave, Charlotte, NC 28203
Call us at: 704-377-0534
Visit our website for donations:
Hopefully you and your pets are safe this holiday season. Make sure you and your pets get what they asked for on their holiday wish lists.