Monday, February 14, 2011

One State Is Over Whelmed With Dogs

The state of Arkansas has become so over whelmed with abandoned dogs that they have been sending them to Michigan and Missouri hoping that they will be adopted.

This has become really sad when there are so many dogs that even the locals can’t keep up with the supply and demand. One of the reasons that adopting a dog in the state of Arkansas is that the cost of spay/neutering a dog cost a lot with only a few low cost clinics being available to those who are in need.

The Pulaski County Humane Society director Kay Simpson said: There will be thousands and thousands of puppies just like this euthanized because there's no place for them to go. There are no spay/neuter clinics for 99% of Arkansas.

Read the article by Wendy Suares here.

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