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Keep Your Pet Safe in the Heat

Temperatures in the Washington, DC area hit the 90s this week, and while you think of creative ways to stay cool, remember that your pets are uncomfortable and in danger during extreme heat too! Humane Rescue Alliance Director of Behavior and Training, Alexandra Dilley, shares her top 10 tips for keeping your pets safe during times of extreme heat . Keep your pets indoors when temperatures are extreme and in the shade when they are outdoors. Walk your pets early in the morning or later... Read More
at Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Nationals Star Max Scherzer Stars in Humane Rescue Alliance Public Service Announcement

“Every Rescue Animal Has a Story” The Humane Rescue Alliance has enlisted the assistance of an All-Star to encourage the public to adopt rescue animals. Washington Nationals All-Star and two-time Cy Young award winner Max Scherzer and adoptable dog “Glee” star in the public service announcement, which will debut this week. The public service announcement was recorded at HRA’s Oglethorpe Street Adoption Center this spring. During the video, Scherzer explains... Read More
at Monday, May 8, 2017

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

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

Humane Rescue Alliance Names Kim Keller Chief Development Officer

Humane Rescue Alliance President and CEO Lisa LaFontaine announced today that the organization has named Kim Keller to the position of Chief Development Officer. Keller will oversee the organization’s development department and will help guide all aspects of the organization’s fundraising. “We are thrilled to welcome Kim Keller to the Humane Rescue Alliance,” said LaFontaine. “Kim is an exceptionally seasoned professional, and as we enter a very exciting time in... Read More
at Tuesday, January 24, 2017

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