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Unformatted text preview: N Between 600,000 and 750,000 cats and dogs are reclaimed by their owners from shelters each year. N 25% of dogs in shelters are purebred. SHELTER FROM THE STORM Spaying and neutering are operations performed by veterinarians that keep pets from having babies. Females are spayed; Males are neutered. 1 Pets who are spayed or neutered can live longer, healthier lives. Spaying and neutering reduce the chance of pets getting certain kinds of cancers. Pets who are spayed or neutered make better, friendlier compan2 ions. They...
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- Spring '07