Shelter takes unusual step of removing breed labels from adoptable dogs

PHOENIX – The Arizona Animal Welfare League (AAWL) shelter is removing breed labels for adoptable dogs to help potential adopters focus on the dog’s personality and how well it fits with their lifestyle, rather than what breeds make up the dog. “We have always talked about how you fall in love with the dog, and that, while breeds contribute to a dog’s personality, it is just one part of who a dog is,” says Michael Morefield with AAWL.

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Source: Sonoran News

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