We actually just posted today a similar blog – Pet Adoption and Fostering – Cats need a holiday too! This post expands the concept..

Tails of a Relentless Rescuer

Why should I foster?

The ASPCA estimates that each year 3-4 million pets are euthanized simply because they have exceeded their allotted time at the shelter. Due to overcrowding, shelters generally place a time frame in which each pet has to be adopted. Once that limit is reached, their time is up, literally. This is where animal rescue organizations step in – attempting to save these very adoptable pets from a deadly fate. Rescue groups often do not have a facility of their own to take all of these pets in; instead they depend on fosters to house these pets while they find their very own loving forever homes.

“I’ll just get too attached.” I hear this comment often in regards to fostering a rescue animal. Simply put, letting go is a part of life. Every day people have children, knowing as they grow from infants to adults, they will…

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