Finding a Reliable Pet Sitter or Boarder

You’ve booked your next vacation or trip to visit family living far away, and have made all of the arrangements necessary. Except for who will watch your pet. Millions of people across North America are pet owners. Although hotels and restaurants are...

Found Pets: What to Do If You Find a Stray Pet

What to Do If You Find a Stray Pet If you have found a pet you need to act fast. People who have lost pets start their search immediately and then tend to scale down the search if there have been no results within about 2 weeks. If you have not taken the following...

Tips for Finding Lost Pets

Before It Happens: If your pet(s) are outside at all they need to have on a collar and tag. This is their best ticket home. A collar without a tag is useless in helping your pet find his way home. Microchips are inexpensive and highly effective. They provide a means...

Humane Education Programs

Since 57% of American households today own either a dog or cat, most children will be around pets—in their own homes, the homes of friends and relatives, and in their communities.  Teaching children how to treat animals kindly is a lesson that will have practical...

How to Cope with the Loss of a Pet

by Moira Anderson Allen, M.Ed. Anyone who considers a pet a beloved friend, companion, or family member knows the intense pain that accompanies the loss of that friend. Following are some tips on coping with that grief, and with the difficult decisions one faces upon...

Reporting Cruelty to Animals

If you see or know of any cruelty to animals immediately call your local Animal Control Office or the Siskiyou Animal Control Office. If an animal’s life is in emanate danger, being tortured or if there is any dog / cock fighting immediately call 911 as these are...