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Relinquishing Pets to Shelters. Picture of an orange kitten lying next to a tan and white puppy holding a red crocheted heart.

Relinquishing Pets to Shelters

Large numbers of privately owned dogs and cats are relinquished to animal shelters annually by their owners. 1 To reduce these numbers and allow more dogs and cats to stay in their homes, we need to identify and understand why owners choose to give up their pets.2 In particular, it is important to know whether […]