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Animal Outreach of Shelby County encourages responsible pet ownership, promotes spay/neuter affordable for everyone, and advocates for feral cats.
WITH YOUR HELP WE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE
RESPONSIBLE PET OWNERSHIP
* Prevent relinquishment through access to behavior hotlines, behavior tip sheets, and pet parenting classes;
* Increase percentage of pets with permanent I.D. thru affordable microchip clinics; and
* Facilitate low cost wellness clinics for basic vet care.
SPAY AND NEUTER
* Provide spay/neuter services affordable to everyone;
* Increase access to pediatric spay/neuter, reaching pets before they are sexually mature; and
* Engage in aggressive, targeted marketing to reach our intended target populations.
* Provide information and education to the community about humane colony management;
* Loan traps to colony caretakers;
* Develop a food bank for registered colonies; and
* Facilitate low-cost and free sterilization and vaccination of feral cats.