Resource Library

HSHA offers numerous resources for pet owners and their pets. Each is designed to address a specific topic of interest to pet owners. The following resources are for informational purposes only and are not intended as veterinary, behavioral, or legal counsel.

Dog Resources


Dog Books

  • 4-H Guide to Dog Training and Dog Tricks, by Tammie Rogers
  • American Kennel Club Dog Care and Training, by American Kennel Club
  • Click to Calm, by Emma Parsons
  • Dog Perfect, by Sarah Hodgson
  • Dog Training for Dummies, by Joachim Volhard
  • Dog-Friendly Dog Training, by Andrea Arden
  • Don’t Dump the Dog, by Randy Grim
  • Everything You Need to Know About House Training, by Lori Verne
  • Good Dog 101, Easy Lessons to Train Your Dog, by Cristine Dahl
  • Housetrain Your Dog Now, by Krista Cantrell
  • How to Speak Dog, by Stanley Coren
  • New Complete Dog Training Manual, by Bruce Fogle
  • On Talking Terms With Dogs, by Turid Rugass
  • Starmark Clicker Training for Your Dog, by Starmark
  • The Dog Whisperer, by Paul Owens
  • When Pigs Fly—Training Success for Impossible Dogs, by Jane Killion 


Cat Resources


General Pet Resources


Other


"Pittie Corner" - Pit Bull Resources

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We are currently in need of paper towelsnon-clumping kitty litter, non-scented clorox bleach, sturdy dog toys, dry kitten chow food and cat toys. If you'd like to help out, please drop some off at the shelter!

We have several dogs and cats that are looking for a foster home.  If you think you may be able to help, please visit our Fosters Needed page.

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February | Glove Drive Campaign ALL MONTH

February 13-18 | Shelter Sweetheart Week

April 23-29 | Volunteer Appreciation Week

May 6 | 5k Run/Walk for the Animals

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SECA (State Employees Combined Appeal) – 4401-0027
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