When dog adoption is hindered by racism
Published December 21, 2016 with WHYY.
Many of us who want to make a rescue animal part of the family have experienced the flip-side to the problem of abandoned pets: foster groups grilling potential adopters and then rejecting them because they don’t meet rigid standards.
But what if the standard is race?
I was shocked when I adopted a dog earlier this year, and this happened to me. Read more.