Petfinder.com is a great resource for pet owners as well as those looking for adopt. With a new program called, FurKeeps, they are working to keep more pets in homes and prevent owner surrenders be providing resources to help owners keep their pets.
Petfinder asked adoption groups why pets are surrendered to them. The results:
*Source: Petfinder Furkeeps Member Survey 2009
In addition to helpful tips about moving with your pet, training guides, cost analysis and Q&A for pet owners, Petfinder also provides information for those thinking of adoption. In order to help “start your adoption off right” start with these questions:
This is just the some of the great information found at www.Petfinder.com/promotions/furkeeps