Every day 70,000 puppies and
kittens are born in this country while only 10,000 people are
It's simple math - there just
arenít enough homes for all of these animals.
Every year 10-12 million
animals are euthanized in shelters for lack of available
On average, 64% of all animals
taken into shelters nationwide have to be euthanized for this
At least 50% of the
overpopulation problem is non-neutered males. Females canít
do it alone.
Purebreds account for 30% of
all the animals in shelters. "Papers" donít mean
an animal should be bred.
For every home you find for an
animal that you have bred, a home is lost for a shelter
Breeding to "see the
miracle of birth" demands that you also "see the
tragic results". Visit a shelter.
Animal overpopulation has
reached a crisis point in this country.
You personally can make a
difference by spaying or neutering your pet. It is the single
most important thing you can do to prevent animal cruelty!