Should You Include Your’s Dog’s Name on Your Lost Flyer?

We’ve noticed a recent trend to omit a lost dog’s name from lost pet listings and flyers. We understand where this rationale has come from. Lost dogs in survival mode should never be chased or called so not including their name can theoretically prevent a well-meaning Good Samaritan from running after the dog and possibly […]

April 23 is National Lost Dog Awareness Day!

Background: On April 23, 2014, Lost Dogs of America created and launched the first National Lost Dog Awareness Day (NLDAD), a day designed to bring attention to all dogs that are lost each year, while also celebrating the thousands of lost dogs successfully reunited with their families. Lost Dogs of America is an all-volunteer organization […]

Tips for Newly Adopted Dogs or Foster Dogs Who Get Lost From Their New Home

Newly Adopted or Fostered Dogs That Are a “High Flight Risk” More and more people are choosing to adopt their new best friend from a rescue or shelter. This is a wonderful thing! Many dogs, through no fault of their own, need a new home.  Unfortunately, though, many people are unprepared for the challenges of […]