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.


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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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


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