Over simply three days, PETA’s cell clinic and the Danville Space Humane Society (DAHS) in Virginia teamed as much as carry out 193 spay/neuter surgical procedures! Take that, homeless-animal disaster.
For the fourth 12 months, PETA drove our cell clinic to the DAHS to supply very low-cost sterilization surgical procedures for the fantastic animal companions of residents of Danville and Pittsylvania counties. Residents paid solely $20 for canine and $10 for cats. Rabies vaccinations have been out there at simply $10 for animals being spayed or neutered.
A easy “repair” can save 1000’s of lives—by stopping extra animals from being born right into a world already bursting on the seams with undesirable ones.
Yearly, numerous companion animals are deserted to fend for themselves open air, the place they might freeze to dying, be hit by vehicles, or endure abuse.
Greater than 231,000 canine and cats have been admitted to Virginia animal shelters in 2018 alone, and tens of 1000’s of them needed to be euthanized—usually merely for lack of a superb house.
PETA’s cell clinics have sterilized greater than 171,000 animals for the reason that program’s inception in 2001, stopping the births of a whole bunch of 1000’s of undesirable kittens and puppies.
Assist Finish the Homeless-Animal Disaster
Greater than 6 million companion animals find yourself homeless yearly, so there’s no excuse for bringing extra into the world. Sterilization additionally helps animals stay longer, together with by stopping or decreasing the chance of a number of types of most cancers, and it will probably maintain males from working away.