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Please sign this petition to stop the killing of adoptable animals in shelters. We are asking that every county in every state stop euthanizing adoptable animals in shelters. Every day there are thousands of animals that are dragged into gas chambers, stuck with heart sticks or euthanized by leathal injection. There are approximately 5 million dogs and puppies and many more millions of cats and kittens that are needlessly put to death every year in this country alone. America needs new and relatively obvious laws-- such as laws making it mandatory to spay and neuter every adopted pet and outlawing puppymill breeding. These two changes would drastically reduce the huge numbers of animals being taken in to the shelters annually. Most people care deeply for their pets and for animals in general, but they are unaware of how many are put to death--some by horrifically inhumane means every day. Please sign this petition to end the currently legal and inhumane killing of these loving animals--they are counting on us to save them! Thank you for caring and signing this petition.
Please also see the following 2 petitions as well: http://www.thepetitionsite.com/takeaction/604384350 and
There are two wonderful rescues in Georgia that focus on rescuing from high kill shelters, Saving Georgia Dogs (link below) has more information posted on their website about this topic and rescuing dogs. Please become informed and knowledgeable on the facts of this topic --visit their site: http://www.savinggeorgiadogs.org/gaschamber.html the other link is a wonderful cat rescue focusing on the same high kill shelter, Winging Cat Rescue: http://www.petfinder.com/shelters/GA483.html
Please become informed and take a stand against these outdated practices-- your tax dollars are paying to support euthanasia every day!You can write your lawmakers, to see who represents your state - go to:
IF YOU SPEAK UP WE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE!