We have all heard of animal shelters where stray, lost, unwanted, abused, and neglected pets can be found.
Some of these animals are found on the streets and others are dumped there by their owners who for various reasons no longer seem to want their faithful pets.
While some animal shelters have no other choice than to euthanized these innocent animals there are no kill animal shelters.
While these types of no kill animal shelters are in the minority they serve a very valuable to service to the community.
Like the regular animal shelters these no kill animal shelters look after homeless animals that have been left behind or turned out by their human families.
In the no kill animal shelters the animals are brought in and given a gentle cleaning to rid them of all of the filth of the streets and unwanted parasites on have decided to make their homes on and in these pets.
The veterinarian staff at the no kill animal shelters will treat any of the wounds and injuries that these pets have sustained.
In addition any diseases will be cured or the pets will be made as comfortable as possible for the duration of their life.
These animals at the no kill animal shelters will stay in the shelter while a suitable foster family or adoptive family is found.
The various foster families who work with these unwanted animals will work hard to regain the trust of these animals. In addition the pets will learn to be a part of a family again.
They will learn the various commands and obedience commands that are necessary for a household pet. When the animals are ready to be adopted the foster family will bring them back to the no kill animal shelters.
Here the screened and prepared adoptive families will be waiting to see if they are ready to adopt these gentle creatures who are just crying out for some love and caring.
These families will be allowed to take their new pets home but it will be for a short trial period. During this period the family and the pet will have a chance to bond and grow comfortable with each other.
The adoption process will be allowed by the no kill animal shelters only when they are satisfied with the caring and love that these previously unwanted pets are receiving from their new adoptive families.
In many ways no kill animal shelters are the answer for a new life many pets.