Adopt Don't Shop This Holiday Season

December 18, 2014 9:24 PM

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Adopt Don't Shop This Holiday Season

Meet Georgia, my 7-year-old foster pup. About a month ago, she was on death row at Animal Care & Control of NYC. She landed there not because of behavior problems or an untreatable illness but instead because of a general lack of space and overcrowding.

According to the Humane Society of the United States, "About 2.7 million healthy, adoptable cats and dogs -- about one every 11 seconds -- are put down in U.S. shelters each year." Luckily, organizations like Best Friends Animal Society are making great strides towards lowering that alarming statist...

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