Latest Overpopulation in companion animals Stories

2011-03-06 00:02:31

“Pit Fix Month” aims to provide free spay/neuter procedures to more than 150 pit bulls San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 04, 2011 After performing more than 550 free spay and neuter surgeries for San Francisco’s cats and dogs in February, the San Francisco SPCA has declared March "Pit Fix Month” and is offering free spay/neuter procedures for the city’s pit bull and pit mix populations.

2011-02-03 00:00:40

Another hit in the making? Canine stars from Best Friends Animal Society promote National Spay/Neuter Month with a "dogumentary" about young love and the importance of fixing the pets you love. Kanab, Utah (Vocus/PRWEB) February 02, 2011 On the heels of the surprise holiday smash viral video “It’s a Jolly Holi-dog Celebration,” some more canine stars from Best Friends Animal Society® have put their best paw forward for Valentine’s Day by urging people...

2010-07-06 23:41:00

PSA to Premiere Nationally July 9 on the National Geographic Channel LOS ANGELES, July 7, /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cesar Millan, star of National Geographic Channel's Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan, and his charitable organization, the Millan Foundation, will spread awareness of the importance of spaying and neutering pets and its direct impact on canine overpopulation through a series of public service efforts.

2010-06-03 17:00:00

LOS ANGELES, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Spay and Neuter License Plate Fund, along with the California Veterinary Medical Board is launching a California Spay and Neuter Specialty License Plate Program to provide funding for free and low-cost spay and neuter surgery programs across California.

2010-05-11 07:43:00

MINNEAPOLIS, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Minnesota Spay Neuter Assistance Program (MN SNAP), a non-profit organization, today announced that it is making available to low-income individuals, shelters and rescue organizations, high-quality, affordable and accessible spay and neutering services in an effort to combat animal overpopulation resulting in the euthanizing of an estimated 80,000-90,000 pets in Minnesota every year.

2010-03-25 08:15:00

NORTHBROOK, Ill., March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Castino Painting and Home Services is giving a much deserved gift to the Heartland Animal Shelter this week - painting and drywall work in the dog kennels. "We are truly touched to have local companies like Castino Painting and Valspar Paint Company- Architectural Division, Wheeling, IL to count on for donations to help us with the challenges that face us to make our shelter at Heartland more appealing and livable for all of the animals until they...

2010-03-15 11:02:00

Winners Will Be Awarded $1,000 -- Entry Deadline: April 15, 2010 DENVER, March 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The American Humane Association's Be Kind to Animals Week® has been celebrated since 1915, and the highlight of this annual observance is the Be Kind to Animals(TM) Kid Contest, which recognizes children and teens who show extraordinary kindness to animals and go out of their way to help them. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070521/LAM095LOGO) Nominations for two age...

2010-02-22 15:09:00

PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., Feb. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- February is National Prevent a Litter Month, designed to foster public education and bring attention to the life-saving and vital importance of spaying and neutering our pets.

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