RRTA

Rapid Response Team for Animals

Adopting Animals vs Purchasing from a Breeder

Too often, people choose to get pets from a breeder rather than from a shelter. but what we are failing to see, is that some of the best pets are those in shelters, and often times, they are more affordable and can provide a better companion than any other pet. We understand that it is Read more about Adopting Animals vs Purchasing from a Breeder[…]

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Animal Rescuers Can Make Money with Dosh

Dosh is a well known app with over 1 million apps that users download.  Essentially how it works is you enter in your credit card information on it, and whenever you use it at locations, you get cash back!   When you refer your friends, you get cash back.  Really no catch here, just that you Read more about Animal Rescuers Can Make Money with Dosh[…]

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RRTA- Looking for New Animals to help Save/ Bans to Lift

As many of you know, we like to get involved and stay active in the animal rescue community, we are asking you to let us know if you know of any animals or cases that meet the following…..  Have been in the shelter for over a year and are at risk for euthanasia A dog Read more about RRTA- Looking for New Animals to help Save/ Bans to Lift[…]

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Received Report About Dog in Danger in Elkton, Kentucky

We have received word from someone near Nashville, TN that they gave a trusted friend their dog as they needed someone to watch him.  The dogs name is Myles and he is microchipped and all up to date on shots.  Unfortunately, the friend sent the owner of the dog a picture of himself getting high Read more about Received Report About Dog in Danger in Elkton, Kentucky[…]

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Message Boards

Please make sure to utilize the new message boards that have been made available at www.rrta.org/talk We have even setup a contest to help inspire people to start posting!   This is a great way to find other like minded people to talk to and also for us to help find out about issues and increase Read more about Message Boards[…]

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Recap: California Became the First State to Require Pet Stores Only Sell Rescue Animals Rather than Breeders

Hopefully by now you have heard the good news, one state has decided to take the lead in animal adoptions, California.   Yes they are now requiring that pet stores sell only rescue animals, not those from breeders.  This could potentially be a game changer for many local animal shelters/ rescues, in that rather than money Read more about Recap: California Became the First State to Require Pet Stores Only Sell Rescue Animals Rather than Breeders[…]

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