Adopt a Pet SMORE

Jailyn morgan

Why you should adopt a pet

You should adopt a pet! You should do this because some animal rescue centers such as animal control keeps the animal for a certain amount of the kill them. Adopting a pet could be good addition to your family. Adopting a pet can help people who have been through tough time.

Reasons

When you adopt a pet you are saving a life. Adopting a pet is a good thing for the animal and the person. People with problems can bond with animals sometimes better than people. Having a pet can open people up more.
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Facts

1) Across the United States, volunteers and staff in animal shelters and animal control facilities see the results of irresponsible pet ownership and dog and cat overpopulation every day

2) 8 million pets will end up in shelters this year in North America

3) Only one out of ten dogs born will find a permament

Statistics

1)only 20 to 30 percent of cats and dogs are adopted from shelters

2)5 out of 10 dogs and 7 out of 10 cats are killed because no one wants to adopt them

3)3 million to 4 million cats and dogs are euthanized