Top 10 reasons dogs are dumped at shelters
Why do shelters kill?
- Landlord not allowing pet
- Too many animals in household
- Cost of pet maintenance
- Owner having personal problems
- Inadequate facilities
- No homes available for litter mates
- Having no time for pet
- Pet illness
The connundrum of doing society's dirt work while trying to remain mentally and spiritually intact.
No Kill Ethics?
No kill ethics embodies a consortium of philosophies that espouse killing of animals is unnecessary
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Spay/Neuter is the cornerstone of a successful lifesaving effort. Low-cost, high volume spay neuter will lead to fewer animals
entering the shelter system.
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