Every year millions of unwanted puppies and dogs wind up in animal shelters or rescue leagues across the country. We hope that this clarifies some of the remaining questions regarding why we were disconnected originally in 2007, and why we are unable to use the Petfinder API to get pets from the Petfinder service. I have a very difficlult time trying to understand how shutting down RescueGroups upload service benefits Petfinder or how allowing it harms Petfinder.
Pet adoption is taking responsibility for an animal put up for adoption due to the circumstances mentioned above. This is all about control and politics- petfinder has lost sight of the real issue- IT SHOULD REALLY BE ALL ABOUT THE DOGS. If you have been researching sugar glider care, you know how incredibly inhumane that is. Do your research on specific breeders before buying from them or on organizations.
This is undoubtedly one of the main reasons that so many Siberian Huskies end up at either an animal shelter or at a rescue league. 4. The Petfinder service does not provide critical pet data like animal location, colors, patterns, summary, adoption date, adoption source, video (file or URL) or HTML descriptions, among others.
Little Shelter Animal Rescue and Adoption Center is one of the oldest in Long Island, New York. Main difference between Rescue Group and Shelter is that dogs adopted from Rescue Groups live closer to their foster families while dogs from the Shelter live rather in an overcrowded place full of other dogs.
There are so many other sites out there that actually care more about the animals than the profits – we’ll continue to post on those sites through RescueGroups’ portal and promote them to our lists and blogs. As you may have already heard, Petfinder stopped supporting FTP data file uploads of adoptable pets from in May, 2007.