MONTGOMERY COUNTY, TX – In simply the final week and a half, Montgomery County Animal Providers (MCAS) has had two animal cruelty instances ensuing within the seizure of over 148 canine & cats. MCAS is over capability, notably with canine which might be having to be housed two to a kennel.
As we proceed to obtain animals every day, we desperately want our neighborhood’s assist getting canine out of the shelter. None of us right here at MCAS need to euthanize animals on account of house however we’re at a really vital state with regard to being over capability. We’re asking for assist from adopters, fosters and our rescue companions!
Whereas not one of the animal cruelty case animals are at the moment out there as we undergo the court docket course of, now we have a whole lot of others which might be out there. Adoption charges for all canine can be waived via April twenty third. All adoptable pets can be vaccinated, dewormed, microchipped, and spayed or neutered.
We hope our neighborhood will present us some love. So many pets need assistance and now we have nice optimism that our neighborhood will assist us. We ask everybody to inform your loved ones, associates and coworkers that the MCAS wants their assist. We encourage you to foster one (or extra) of our animals or be a part of our volunteer workforce – every day canine walkers are at all times wanted. We admire all who undertake, foster, volunteer or just assist to unfold the phrase that the shelter wants the neighborhood’s assist. We additionally drastically admire all of the rescue organizations who work hand in hand with the shelters to avoid wasting pets. Each little bit of assist we obtain straight advantages the animals.
Animal welfare nationally is in a really powerful spot. Shelters all throughout the nation are dealing with distinctive challenges with respect to capability and staffing. Merely put, shelters can not save their animals with out the assist of their communities. There are 85 million pet-owning households within the U.S. If we simply had one other 2% of pet-owning households foster one pet a 12 months, we might finish preventable euthanasia in shelters.
Our present particular want is discovering placement for canine housed in our kennel runs.
We’d be so grateful for our neighborhood’s assist in getting extra of our animals into loving properties!
MCAS is Montgomery County’s animal shelter facility that covers a county space of over 1,000+ sq. miles. We encounter many distinctive challenges in coping with animals as we service suburban in addition to rural areas. The shelter is open Tuesday – Sunday, 11:30am-5pm for adoptions. For extra data go to www.mcaspets.org or e mail [email protected].