May is National Pet Month!

National Pet Month is a month dedicated to celebrating all of our animal companions! This month is a great time to show your pet how much you love them by showering them with extra quality time and treats. A 2020 survey conducted by the American Pet Products Association (APPA) showed about 85 million families own pets. However, there are many loveable pets that don’t have a home, here are some ways you can spoil those pets who are looking for their forever homes.

  • Adopt: It is a great month to add a pet to your family! Head down to your local shelter or rescue to find your new companion.
  • Donate: If you aren’t ready to adopt, donate what you can to a worthy shelter in your local community!
  • Foster: If you want to test the waters to see if your lifestyle is conducive for a pet, fostering is a great option! Pets are a big commitment and fostering will allow you to help a needy pet and see if owning a pet is the right thing for you.
  • Volunteer: Volunteering at your local shelter or rescue is a great way to help homeless pets find their forever home!

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