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Unformatted text preview: 's your local animal shelter, where care is provided for your area's homeless animals. Each year, millions of animals enter U.S. animal shelters. From city-run animal control agencies to private humane societies and breed rescue groups, organizations that take in homeless animals share the burden of pet overpopulation. N Each year about 6-8 million animals enter shelters in the United States. But only half of these animals, about 3-4 million of them, will find homes. N There are between 4,000 and 6,000 animal shelters in the U.S....
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This note was uploaded on 04/10/2008 for the course ANSC 215 taught by Professor Lutgen during the Spring '07 term at University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign.
- Spring '07