Category: Blog

Category: Blog

Executive Director Position Open

Pet Haven hiring an Executive Director! Founded in 1952, Pet Haven is proud to be Minnesota’s first foster-based animal rescue organization. Pet Haven’s mission is to rescue and re-home dogs and cats, spay and neuter to reduce overpopulation, promote companion animal welfare, and advocate on behalf of companion animals. Celebrating more than 65 years of … Continued

Stereotypes are the pits

  “Bully breed” dogs include any dog with a blocky-shaped head, short hair, and muscular stature. When a DNA test is done on these dogs, results often include breeds like the Labrador retriever, mastiff, bulldog, boxer, great dane, Catahoula, hounds and many more. These dogs are the first to be stereotyped (which we have anecdotally … Continued

Sit! Stay! Standup Comedy Show!

We had a BLAST at the Sit! Stay! Stand-Up Comedy Show! last night! HUGE thanks to everyone who came out, shared some laughs, drank some beer, pet some dogs, and won some amazing raffle items! Shout out to… Sisyphus Brewing (our generous host) Lucky Dog Pet Lodge, LLC (one of our sponsors) Downtown Dogs, Dog Daycare and Boarding (one of … Continued

One Great Photo Saves A Life

We are so lucky to have amazing professional photographers willing to provide their skills to capture the true essence of our foster dogs and cats. Since we don’t have a shelter, we rely on photos to snag the attention of potential adopters and find our foster kiddos their forever homes. Sometimes it’s just something in the … Continued

Legal Strategist Board Member Wanted

Pet Haven is currently looking for a legal strategist to join our Board of Directors. Legal Strategist Focus: The Legal Strategist shall be responsible for overseeing the potential legal issues of Pet Haven. The Legal Strategist may review communications, provide guidance on policies and procedures, prepare written correspondence on behalf of Pet Haven,and work with … Continued