How Much Crating is Too Much? After the New OAS Book, Some Thoughts on What Constitutes Over-Crating of Dogs

When the truth surfaced about the Olympic Animal Shelter in 2014, I was sickened at the thought of all of those dogs living in crates all day, every day, for years on end – and the admission by the Shelter’s owner that he only fed them all a couple of times a week.

I recently had the opportunity to read Laura Koerber’s book I Once Was Lost but Now I’m Found; Daisy and the Olympic Animal Sanctuary Rescue, which tells the story of how the truth was brought to light and how the 144 dogs were finally rescued. I recommend it highly to anyone who loves dogs – and especially those who advocate for them.

I also recommend this linked post by Tamira Thayne, which discusses crating:

Source: How Much Crating is Too Much? After the New OAS Book, Some Thoughts on What Constitutes Over-Crating of Dogs

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About yelodoggie

C.A.Wulff is an author, artist and animal advocate. She has been involved in pet rescue for over twenty-five years. She has written two books about her true-life adventures living with an ever-changing house full of pets: Born Without a Tail, and Circling the Waggins, and a guide to animal advocacy using the Internet as a tool: How to Change the World in 30 Seconds". Wulff also writes a pet column and book review column for the Examiner, and is a contributing editor for AnimalsVote.org. She attributes her love of animals to having been raised by Wulffs.
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