Saving Pets From Death In Shelters Essay

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A Man's Best Friend For many of us, the animals in our lives are our faithful pals who make us laugh, that keep us company and love us no matter what. But a man’s best friend doesn’t necessarily have to be a dog; I believe that any animal can be considered to be a man’s best friend.
On the other hand they are many animals who don’t have the same luck as other animals do. For those animals life is hard for them on the streets .Most animals on the streets often suffer from hunger, illness, tumors, skin infections and open sores. They would often fight over the limited amounts of food found on the streets. They seek food and shelter in communities and they are sometimes seen as a nuisance and health hazard by the people who live along them.
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Therefore there are many associations in Los Angeles fighting to protect animal’s rights and helping homeless animals find a home. The NKLA (No Kill Los Angeles) is an alliance of animal welfare organizations that open their doors on August 1 2013, led by city shelters and passionate individuals, creating a best friends animal society. NKLA is dedicated to ending the killing pets in Los Angeles shelters by providing spay/neuter services where they are needed the most and increasing adoptions ,so fewer animals go into shelters; so more animals come out of the shelters and go into new homes. According to the June statistics from Los Angeles Animal Services, animal shelter deaths decreased 25 percent in June compared with the same month a year ago. Also for the first six months of 2013, shelter deaths decreased 21 percent compared with the same time frame in 2012 since the No kill Los Angeles was created. “The life-saving needle for homeless pets in L.A. is really moving forward and our No Kill Los Angeles couldn’t be happier,” says Marc Peralta, executive director of Best Friends Animal Society Los Angeles. “It’s taken the hard work from many L.A. rescues and shelters to help these animals. These numbers are very encouraging that we are indeed on track to make L.A. a no kill city by 2017”.
How you can fix the problem? Well there are many ways for example; Spaying and neutering is the best way to reduce stray animals and it has great benefits for
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