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Nationals Pet Calendar Benefits HRA

Go behind the scenes with HRA and see your favorite Washington Nationals players with their family pets and adoptable animals from the Humane Rescue Alliance, in the 2017-2018 Pet Calendar photo shoot. Proceeds from the sale of the calendar benefit the Humane Rescue Alliance.  Very limited quantities remain in the Nationals Team Store only! Read More
at Saturday, July 1, 2017

Independence Day and Pets: Tips from the Humane Rescue Alliance

Fourth of July fireworks are a celebration of our nation’s heritage as we salute the founding of our country with friends and family. But not every member of the family is in on the celebration. Alexandra Dilley, Director of Behavior & Training at the Humane Rescue Alliance offers the following suggestions for pet owners and guardians to consider: The safest place for your pet is at home, not in a crowded, unfamiliar and noisy place. The combination of too many people and loud... Read More
at Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Tips to Keep Your Bunny "Hoppy"

It's no surprise that rabbits are popular pets. Their bright eyes, cute noses, and big teeth create a combination so cute it hurts. Last year, the Humane Rescue Alliance found homes for 43 bunnies in their care. But the reason they came to the shelter in the first place is telling - many don't realize they need extensive and specific care to stay happy and healthy. "Rabbits have unique care needs and shouldn't be considered an 'easy'... Read More
at Monday, June 26, 2017

Heat Warnings: Keeping Your Dog Safe

HRA Senior Humane Law Enforcement Officer Dan D'Eramo joined NBC4's Sheena Parveen to discuss potential heat-related dangers to be aware of with your pet. With high heat and humidity gripping the Mid –Atlantic region, the Humane Rescue Alliance has received numerous calls from concerned citizens about the welfare of animals in the heat. An unfortunately common problem: pets kept in cars.  Temperatures, even when pleasant outside, are dangerous inside a car. ... Read More
at Friday, June 23, 2017

Symba's Weight Loss Journey

Symba came to the Humane Rescue Alliance last week after his previous owner moved to an assisted living facility and wasn't able to bring Symba along. He reported over the phone that sweet Symba weighed nearly 40 pounds—which our staff was surprised to hear and thought surely he must be overestimating. When Symba arrived at our New York Avenue adoption center he weighed in at 35 pounds! This handsome fellow, with his sweet face and mellow disposition, quickly became a staff... Read More
at Thursday, June 15, 2017

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