Resources & Information for Pet Owners

The LaGrange – Troup County Humane Society strives to educate and encourage safe and humane handling of animals. The links & articles below are intended to provide you with information and reliable, reputable resources on a variety of topics regarding family pets. This is just a starting point in becoming knowledgeable on how to give your pet and family […]

Tips for Successful Introductions

Are you adopting a dog into a family with other pets?  Dogs, cats, and other pets may not be instant friends, but there are things you can do to work toward a successful introduction.  The LaGrange – Troup County Humane Society along with the City of LaGrange Animal Shelter encourage you to bring existing family […]

Dog Body Language

Just like people, dogs communicate using “body language.” Your dog is communicating with his entire body, not just his tail or his voice. If you want to know how he is feeling, you’ll need to learn to read your particular dog’s body language. To get a sense of what your dog is trying to tell […]