The Influence of Brief Outing and Temporary Fostering Programs on Shelter Dog Welfare

The Influence of Brief Outing and Temporary Fostering Programs on Shelter Dog Welfare

Animal shelters can be stressful for dogs, but human interaction can improve their experience. While at the shelter, dogs’ stress can be reduced by spending time with a person outside of their kennel as can leaving the shelter for an overnight or longer stay in a foster home.

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