While Dogs Find their “Furever” Homes During COVID-19, Animal Shelters Lose their Funding

By Sarah Panitch Quarantined minds think alike. Since social distancing during COVID-19 meant that people couldn’t interact with as many other human beings, people throughout the US turned to animals. Animal shelters experienced a sharp rise in adoptions once stay-at-home orders were implemented. Jami Hirstius, the Vice President of Metairie Humane Shelter, stated that in… Read More While Dogs Find their “Furever” Homes During COVID-19, Animal Shelters Lose their Funding