Pasco Animal Service waives adoption charges till the top of September

LAND O’ LAKES, Fla. – Pasco County Animal Companies has waived adoption charges till the top of the month. Presently, there are about 120 canines and 30 cats on the animal shelter.

All pets are spayed/neutered, vaccinated and microchipped previous to adoption.

Spencer Conover, assistant director of Pasco County Animal Companies, mentioned shelters could be a hectic scenario for some canines and cats.

“Our consumption numbers are literally decrease than pre-COVID,” he mentioned. “What we’re seeing is, with inflation and the economic system, fewer individuals are adopting, fewer individuals are rescuing animals, so animals are going away at a decrease fee than they had been pre-pandemic.”

The aim of the shelter is to scrub up the kennels.

“When there are fewer animals within the kennels right here, total, they get extra particular person consideration,” Conover mentioned. “They’ll stroll extra usually for canines. They’ll get extra enrichment for cats. So we see fewer animals getting sick.”

Conover mentioned that earlier than the pandemic, fewer than 50 canines had been seen on the shelter.

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“Even in 2021, early 2022, we had been seeing between 70-100 canines, and now that we crawl to that 100-plus canine path and 50-plus cat trails, we’re beginning to see greater than handle the snug website,” she continued. “Clearly, we’re by no means full. We’re all the time going to seek out optimistic outcomes for our animals.”

Adoption charges are waived by the top of the month, however individuals should pay the county license price. The price is $10 for canines and $5 for cats.

Go to their web site for extra details about pets out there for adoption.

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