pet overpopulation http://apr.org en Puppy and Kitten Season http://apr.org/post/puppy-and-kitten-season <p>The puppies and kittens you see&nbsp;at your local animal shelter are the lucky ones, because they are up for adoption.&nbsp;&nbsp;(The unlucky ones never made it that far.)&nbsp; But even those who did make it to the adoption area still may not find homes.&nbsp; That's the sad reality of pet overpopulation.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>********************************</p><p> Sat, 03 May 2014 13:45:00 +0000 Mindy Norton 51235 at http://apr.org Puppy and Kitten Season Puppies and Kittens http://apr.org/post/puppies-and-kittens <p>Puppy and kitten season is almost here, and shelters will be overrun with more cute adoptable pets than there are available homes.&nbsp; You can make a difference!</p><p>************************</p><p></p><p> Sat, 29 Mar 2014 13:45:00 +0000 Mindy Norton 49212 at http://apr.org Puppies and Kittens World Spay Day http://apr.org/post/world-spay-day <p>Spaying female pets and neutering male pets is the most reliable way to prevent the births of companion animals that continue to add the the problem of pet overpopulation.&nbsp; World Spay Day reminds us that this is not a local problem but a global one.&nbsp; And every pet owner can help to do something about it!</p><p>**************************</p><p> Sat, 22 Feb 2014 14:45:00 +0000 Mindy Norton 47211 at http://apr.org World Spay Day Happy (?) Mother's Day http://apr.org/post/happy-mothers-day <p></p><p>Being kind to animals is more than just an idea.&nbsp; It's a way of treating them with respect and encouraging others to do the same.&nbsp; That would include making sure that our own pets&nbsp;are spayed or neutered to help prevent the problem of pet overpopulation.</p><p>**************************************</p><p> Sat, 11 May 2013 13:45:00 +0000 Mindy Norton 30143 at http://apr.org Happy (?) Mother's Day Pet Arithmetic http://apr.org/post/pet-arithmetic <P>Early in&nbsp;life&nbsp;we learn&nbsp; to count and to do simple arithmetic, but there's nothing simple about counting the animals - dogs, cats, and even rabbits - who are victims of the pet overpopulation problem.</P> <P>************************************* Sat, 23 Feb 2013 14:45:00 +0000 Mindy Norton 25449 at http://apr.org Pet Arithmetic New Year's Resolution - Spay/Neuter http://apr.org/post/new-years-resolution-spayneuter <P></P> <P>Parade, pets - who could resist?&nbsp; The Beverly Hills Pet Care Foundation is hoping everyone takes notice and gets the message to adopt a homeless pet, and to have all pets spayed or neutered!</P> <P>**********************************</P> <P> Sat, 05 Jan 2013 14:45:00 +0000 Mindy Norton 22811 at http://apr.org New Year's Resolution - Spay/Neuter