Tag Archives: free-pets

Blurring the Lines: White Hat or Black Hat?


This past Sunday I was glancing through the pet section of the Plain Dealer classifieds, and I spotted two ads where people were giving their dogs away “Free to a good home”. Are we all on the same page here … Continue reading

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Ariel’s Rule


If you’ve been following Up on the Woof for the past year, then you know a common theme runs through many of my blog posts; the conviction that one person can make a difference. Maybe you read one or more … Continue reading

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Pets in Danger on Craigslist


Every once in a while on Facebook, one of my many dog rescue friends will suggest that I join the cause “Stop People from Selling Animals on Craigslist”.  Selling pets on Craigslist is actually against that website’s Terms of Service, … Continue reading

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No Free Puppies or Kittens


If you don’t already know why it’s a terrible idea to offer pets for free, here are some good reasons: Continue reading

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