Life saving shelters. The powerful impact that an animal saving shelter has on its’ community is astounding. Not only do they provide much more long-term care, but some can even offer basic training for the animals that live there, so the animal is ready for a new home. People will work tirelessly to help adjust these animals for their eventual adoption. The community benefits because people can go and adopt an animal knowing with confidence that the animal has been medically taken care of and loved in the shelter. These shelters are more about the life of the animal overall.