Owner surrender in a shelter gives the shelter permission to immediately put your pet down. They are not obligated to keep them. Only strays get a 72 hour reprieve and that is only to allow the owner time to come and find it. PLEASE try to find your pet a good home before bringing it to a shelter. Contact a local rescue group to help you find such a person or people. Advertising on Craigslist can be risky because many of these pets can and are used as bait dogs in fighting. However if you do advertise on Craig
98% of euthanasia in North Carolina
is done by the gas chambers.Please sign this petition
If you'd like to be up with what's happening on a
daily basis in a NC shelter near you:
BAN POUND SEIZURE
Pound seizure is the sale or release of cats and dogs from
a pound or shelter to a research, testing or educational facility.
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PETITION--> The Pet Safety and Protection Act, which would shut down Class B dealers, has been reintroduced in Congress. Please sign the petition below asking your representatives to support this act, which will help give pets a second chance and keep them out of labs.