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Scott Delucchi

Scott Delucchi

Donated Pet
Monday, September 09, 2013
My in-laws recently had to put their 13-year-old Chow Chow mix, Bear, to sleep.  This leaves them with one dog, Shakey, an aptly-named Chihuahua. They donated Bear’s dogloo, the hard plastic igloo-shaped doghouse, to PHS/SPCA. I took it to our Pick of the Litter secondhand store ...

Dogs in Car
Monday, September 02, 2013
Ever wonder why the same dog who may snap at you when you blow in his face will happily stick his entire head out the window of a car speeding down the highway?  Experts aren’t entirely sure, ...

How to Adopt
Monday, August 26, 2013
Recently, I was invited to write a few articles for, the largest “how to” website on the Internet. They suggested I start with “how to adopt a dog from a shelter.” ...

Dog on Dog Intros
Monday, August 19, 2013
I wish a had a dollar every time I’ve heard people introducing two dogs say something like this:  just let ‘em go at it…they will sort it out eventually as that’s what dogs do.  They reason the dominant dog will put the other dog...

Climbing Shelves
Monday, August 12, 2013
One of the best features inside our Center for Compassion is a glass wall that gives conference room guests a clear view into a condo housing adoptable cats.  Of course, people in the conference room can’t easily concentrate on their meeting because the kitty action is too much fun.  ...

Friday, August 02, 2013
Last Friday, we held the 15th graduation ceremony for our TAILS program.  TAILS, which stands for Transitioning Animals Into a Loving Situation, is a unique partnership between the Peninsula Humane Society and our local Sherriff’s Office.  We select four of five shelter dogs at a time – ...

Glue Traps
Monday, July 29, 2013
Last week, we lost a Great Horned owl, most likely due to starvation and dehydration. As many of you know, Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA cares for sick, injured and orphaned wildlife ...

Monday, July 22, 2013
Foghorn Leghorn is coming to the Peninsula. This past week, Peninsula Humane Society was contacted by a Stockton-based farm animal sanctuary which helped saved 500+ white...

Monday, July 15, 2013
Last week, Peninsula Humane Society learned our organization had been designated a California Volunteer Service Enterprise by the Governor's Office.  What’s that mean? No, Governor Brown did ...

Monday, July 08, 2013
One need not look hard to find a humane society-written article (anywhere in the US!) extolling the benefits of opening your home and heart to an older pet. You can call animal welfare and shelter workers many things, ...

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