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Great reasons to adopt a pet

 

Last updated 5/3/2018 at 11:31am

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Animal shelters, rescue groups, pounds, and humane societies are great places to begin searching for new companion animals.

TEMECULA – There is no end to the companionship, love and joy a pet can bring to one's life, which is perhaps one reason why the number of pets surrendered to shelters each year so greatly upsets animal lovers. But the same places that house animals that were lost or abandoned can be the very locations where families find new pets to love.

The ASPCA estimates that 6.5 million companion animals enter animal shelters in the United States each year. According to its most recent report, the Canadian Federation of Humane Societies said around 82,000 cats and 35,000 dogs were taken into Canadia...



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