Most Goofball Dogs Can Be Found at the Indiana Shelter [VIDEO]

Allow us to introduce you to this week pet of the week of the Vanderburgh Humane Society. Meet Gombo. .

Are you looking for a big goofball that ignores its own size and clumsiness? Gumbo might be the guy for you! This 3-year-old mastiff/bulldog mix came to VHS via Puppy Pipeline Rescue of Georgia. While not always the most graceful, you’ll quickly be charmed by Gumbo’s laid-back, “I’m just happy to be here” attitude. He has lived with other dogs, but we recommend meeting everyone at home before adoption. Her adoption fee is $150 and includes her sterilization, microchipping and vaccinations.

Learn more about Gumbo or apply for adoption here —->

VHS Tips for Keeping Your Pets Safe in Winter

Are you and your pets ready for a winter storm? Read our winter storm pet safety tips below!

Keep your pets indoors! We believe that pets are members of the family and should reside indoors with their families, regardless of the weather. Cats and dogs are susceptible to frostbite and hypothermia. Fur does not protect pets from long-term exposure to sub-freezing temperatures. Do not leave pets unattended outdoors. Consider shortening dog walks or adding a sweater to protect them from the cold.
❄️ Store! Make sure you have enough food and medicine for your pet for several days. Don’t forget the foster animals! Stop by the shelter TODAY to stock up on hospitality supplies!
❄️ For feral cats and livestock: ensure access to fresh water and food. Provide extra insulation in shelters using straw or items like foam coolers, not blankets. Covers absorb moisture and freeze. Do not set wild traps when temperatures are below freezing.
❄️ Wipe the dog’s paws, legs, and belly after walks to remove toxic de-icers and antifreeze.
❄️ Be careful with radiators, candles and other heating elements. Make sure they are out of reach of pets and away from flammable materials.

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Look what else the Vanderburgh Humane Society has done.

Want to watch cats play live 24/7 (if they’re not sleeping) on ​​their new Petcube Play in the Cageless Cat Lounge and River Kitty Cat Cafe. Download the free Petcube app, create an account and find “VHS Cat Lounge”. The camera works all the time and if you put your phone in landscape mode you can control the built-in laser pointer and play with the kittens!!

Why do cats have whiskers? Why are they meowing? Why do they take so many naps? And the answers to 47 other kitty questions:

Why are they meowing? Why do they take so many naps? Why do they have mustaches? Cats, and their undeniably adorable babies called kittens, are mysterious creatures. Their larger relatives, after all, are some of the most mystical and deadly animals on the planet. Many questions related to domestic felines, however, have perfectly logical answers. Here’s a look at some of the most common questions about kittens and cats, and the answers cat lovers are looking for.

Keep watching: Find out what 50 of America’s most popular dog breeds look like as puppies.

WATCH: Here are 30 toxic foods for dogs

To prepare for a potential incident, always keep your vet’s phone number handy, as well as an after-hours clinic you can call in case of an emergency. The ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center also has a hotline that you can call at (888) 426-4435 for advice.

Even with all of these resources, however, the best cure for food poisoning is to prevent it in the first place. To give you an idea of ​​what human foods can be dangerous, Stacker has put together a slideshow of 30 common foods to avoid. Take a look to see if there are any that surprise you.

RANKED: Here are the 63 smartest dog breeds

Is the breed of your faithful pup on the list? Read on to see if you’ll be bragging to the neighbors about your dog’s intellectual prowess the next time you walk your fur baby. Don’t worry: Even if your dog’s breed isn’t on the list, it doesn’t mean he’s not a good boy – some traits just can’t be measured.

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