Collier County group goals to avoid wasting pets by getting them mounted

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. – Spaying and neutering your pet might assist save their lives. As animal shelters throughout the nation proceed to refill, getting your pet mounted might assist the issue.

“Individuals simply let their canine run unfastened, they get pregnant, they’ve puppies,” stated Tom Kepp, the Govt Director and Founding father of SNIP Collier, a veterinarian clinic based mostly out of Naples.

At SNIP, one in all their most important providers is spaying and neutering cats and canine. A service they provide many of the week once they can discover vets.

“We’re fortunate to, you already know, do 3-4 days every week…however we actually need any individual full time,” Kepp stated.

A Veterinary Technician at SNIP, Ashley Brown has been working on the clinic for the previous 12 months. She says not many individuals perceive the significance of getting your pet mounted.

“Individuals simply do not take it significantly spaying and neutering.”

In consequence, the possibilities of being pregnant are a lot increased and the puppies most of the time find yourself in shelters.

“All these animals simply add up within the shelter and so they’re both being euthanized or they’re simply being in circumstances that trigger, you already know, neglect or abuse. That is what we’re making an attempt to keep away from,” Brown stated.

So for them, schooling is the important thing. Serving to every pet proprietor perceive the significance of spaying and neutering.

“We would like folks to turn into extra educated. We would like folks to really feel like there is a useful resource on the market for them that means they are not intimidated by, you already know, these excessive costs at a basic observe vet,” stated Brown.

For extra data, go to SNIP Collier’s web site right here.