Between 6 and 8 million pets enter shelters each year.
You can help keep this sad story from repeating by making sure you get an animal that matches your personality and life style.
The top 10 reasons dogs and cats are relinquished:
- Moving/Landlord not allowing pets
- Too many animals in household
- Cost of pet maintenance
- Owner having personal problems
- No homes available for litter mates
- Having no time for pets
- Allergies in family
- Pet illness(es)
- House soiling
- Biting / incompatibility with other pets