Saturday, March 29, 2008

frightening statistics

Did you know?

- One female cat and her offspring can produce over 420,000 cats in seven years!
- In 2006, 19,701 cats and dogs were killed in Chicago's shelters.
- 80% of impounded cats are killed in shelters every year!
- Spaying and neutering stops the cycle of breeding and killing.
- Euthanasia is the #1 killer of cats.
- Each day 10,000 humans are born in the U.S. and each day 70,000 puppies and kittens are born.

(from PAWS Chicago)

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