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iSpeakDog: Bridging the Communications Gap Between People and Their Dogs

To help improve the relationship people have with their dogs, the Humane Rescue Alliance has teamed up with The Academy for Dog Trainers , The Bark Magazine , and The Pet Professional Guild   to launch iSpeakDog, a global campaign and website designed to help people better understand dog body language and behavior. The Humane Rescue Alliance is proud to participate as a local partner to provide resources and share knowledge with dog guardians in the Washington, DC region. ... Read More
at Monday, March 27, 2017

18-Year-Old Dog Finds New Home

Julep, an 18-year-old hound/pit bull mix, was surrendered to the Humane Rescue Alliance (HRA) last month after her owner passed away. As one of the oldest dogs we have had in our care, word that she was available for adoption travelled fast. She was featured in several news articles and her story shared more than 4,000 times on Facebook. Wayne, who lost his 11-year-old pit bull in December, saw Julep's story and arrived at HRA's Oglethorpe Street adoption... Read More
at Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Humane Rescue Alliance Announces Launch of Blue Collar Cats Program

The Humane Rescue Alliance (HRA) has launched the Blue Collar Cats Program , an initiative developed to find alternative opportunities for outdoor cats, or “community cats,” to live – and work – in our community. HRA is soliciting area companies that may have, or potentially have, rodents interfering with their business and matching them with a cat that will make that business their ‘home,’ patrolling the surroundings to keep rodents at bay. “Prior... Read More
Posted by Dani Rizzo at Monday, March 13, 2017

NBC4 and HRA: Animal Control Officers, Stray Companion Animals and Wildlife Encounters

Humane Rescue Alliance Animal Control Officer Cindy Velasquez joined NBC4’s Sheena Parveen to talk about the work that Animal Control Officers do in the community.  Subjects included the function of Animal Control, what people should do if they see stray companion animals and encounters with wildlife. Your browser doesn't support video. Please download the file: video/mp4   Read More
at Friday, March 3, 2017

Humane Rescue Alliance Partners with Puerto Rico Shelter as part of National Sister Shelter Project

The Humane Rescue Alliance is traveling to Puerto Rico this week to visit with its “sister shelter,” Centro de Control de Animales de Carolina , to provide mentorship, support and hands-on problem solving and skill sharing. HRA’s Chief Operating Officer Stephanie Shain and Vice President for Strategic Operations Beau Archer traveled to Puerto Rico Tuesday to begin work with the shelter. In an effort to assist overwhelmed animal shelters in Puerto Rico, The Humane... Read More
at Wednesday, February 22, 2017

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