Every year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter shelters nationwide, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Of those, about 3.3 million are dogs and 3.2 million are cats.
Each week, The Arizona Republic highlights a handful of the many pets up for adoption at
“We thought people would stop adopting because they would need to conserve their money,” said Cindy Sharpley, founder and director of Last Chance Animal Rescue, a nonprofit animal shelter in Waldorf. “But that hasn’t happened. It’s been just the opposite. They’re going like hot cakes. We can hardly keep them
* Expects underlying pretax profit of at least 77 mln pounds
* Pets At Home saw strong sales momentum in third quarter
* Shares rise 7.9% to 451.4 pence at 0914 GMT (Recasts, adds shares, analyst comments, sales details)
Jan 8 (Reuters) – Britain’s Pets at Home raised its pretax
Clarke had to learn how to be a dog. A brown and white hound