There are many wonderful reasons to adopt a dog from a dog shelter or dog rescue. ADULT CATS (1 year and Over): $200. Because ACDC’s dogs have been with a foster family for an average of 60 days, there are humans who can tell you about the schedules and quirks of your new friend. Unfortunately, many people do not realize that there are quite a few associated costs to dog ownership and end up not budgeting enough money which leaves them short on some of the dog supplies or veterinary care that is necessary for a healthy pet.
5. Most pet shop owners keep the animals in horrible conditions and the elderly female animals are treated as breeding machines. Now let us examine the reasons why the rescue dogs may be your first choice when looking for a pet. The Humane Society truly cares about the health of the animals and finding them a good home,” she said.
If you don’t have the patience to acquaint stranger pets to each other then you certainly don’t have the patience to raise a puppy. Adding a furry new member in the family is a thrilling idea, but adoption is another way of doing this and gives one far more satisfaction.
Since, before being available for adoption, they had an owner who took care of them, they are generally healthy and well behaved. Also, it is relatively inexpensive to adopt a pet from an agency or shelter in comparison to purchasing dogs or cats from a local pet store.
Whilst an excellent policy there is a drawback in that pets which cannot find new owners may have to be put down, a thing that no shelter wants to occur. Calmer, and with less energy than a young dog, adopted senior dogs are the perfect companion for mom, dad or any senior.