Month

February 2020
28
Feb

La casa pequeña en la esquina de Haskell y Hallock

En la esquina de las calles Haskell y Hallock está una casa pequeña donde vive un hombre que se llama Will Carroll y su esposa, Tonya. No he conocido a Will antes, pero he escuchado muchas buenas cosas sobre él.  El día que visité hacía frío, la calle era callada y mientras llegábamos frente de...
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26
Feb

The little house at Haskell and Hallock

At the corner of Haskell and Hallock sits a little house that belongs to a man named Will Carroll and his wife, Tonya. I hadn’t met Will yet, but I had heard many wonderful things about him.  The day I visited was brisk, his street was quiet and as we pulled up in front of...
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19
Feb

Compassion Always Wins: Focus on Customer Care

The first thing you have to know is that it’s never easy. Ever.  That doesn’t seem to matter. No matter what the day brings, the SNKC customer service staff seem to always have a ready smile and a quick answer for the barrage of questions that come their way every day.  Their happy faces are...
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13
Feb

5 ‘Citas Divertidas’ perfectas para usted y su mascota

Es la temporada de amor, y todos de nosotros sabemos quienes son nuestras medias naranjas. Las mascotas. Roban nuestros corazones a primera vista, y sabemos que son las únicas que no pueden romperlos. El Día de San Valentín es más que los regalos; es pasar un gran tiempo con el uno que quiere. Aquí están...
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13
Feb

5 ‘Date Night’ ideas perfect for you and your pet

‘Tis the season of love, and we all know who our real soulmates are. Our pets. They steal our hearts at first sight, and we know they are the only ones who can never break them. Valentine’s Day isn’t so much about the gifts as it is about spending quality time with the one you...
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11
Feb

How your pet’s urine affects your KC lawn

As we approach spring and lawn care time here in KC, we worked with LawnStarter to provide some background on the impact your pet’s bathroom habits can have on your grass. This piece was written by Jasmine Patel for SNKC. …… For many pet lovers, a beautiful lawn may seem like an unreachable goal. Some...
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08
Feb

Profundizando la agresión canina

La enfoque de SNKC siempre va a ser apasionante y sin juicio – aplica cuando les ayudamos a la gente y las familias, pero también a sus mascotas. Entendemos que el humano perfecto no existe, ni el perro perfecto tampoco. Entonces, en respeto de los valores fundamentos de nuestra organización, es importante que hablemos de...
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07
Feb

Digging deeper into dog aggression

Our approach at SNKC is always compassionate and nonjudgemental – this goes for people and families, but also their pets. We understand: the perfect human doesn’t exist, and neither does the perfect dog. So, in respect to our organization’s foundational values, it’s important that we talk about how labeling specific breeds as “aggressive” is unjust...
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05
Feb

National Cat Health Month

Can we chat for a moment? Please, have a seat. It’s about your cat. Chances are, they’re not getting the care they need. (Cue dramatic music and zoom the camera in on your face, utterly surprised) But it’s true! Here’s some statistics to give you context: More homes in the US have dogs than cats...
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04
Feb

Voluntaria de tiempo parcial, amante de gatos de tiempo completo

Cuidando de más de 20 gatos no es algo que muchos de nosotros podemos imaginar, pero para Heather, es su realidad cotidiana. Esto no es una exageración tampoco, pero es una combinación de mascotas personales, temporales y gatos comunitarios. De Frenchie a Squeaks McGee a Things 1 y 2, ella le cuida a cada uno...
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