Did you know that each year in the U.S., over 4 million adoptable dogs and cats are killed due to overpopulation? At the same time this is happening, thousands of puppies and kittens are churned out of “pet mills” to be sold in pet stores around the country.
Fortunately, there are things you can do to help. You can donate money to the ASPCA, volunteer at your city’s animal shelter, or help spread the word about no-kill shelters in your area. Or you can do the most helpful thing of all — you can adopt a pet. Take a look at some of the benefits of adopting a pet.
The rest is here: How to Adopt a Pet.