START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Americans Strongly Favor Animal Shelters Over Pet Stores: Poll

Animals  (tags: animal lovers, poll, homeless animals, animal shelters, homes, adoptions )

- 1973 days ago -
LOS ANGELES -- Remember that old song, "How much is that doggie in the window?" For most Americans, it seems it's no sale. More than half of people in an Associated poll said they would get their next dog or cat from a shelter, nearly

Select names from your address book   |   Help

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.


Audra R. (31)
Wednesday May 12, 2010, 4:48 pm
Adopt from a shelter everyone! They never stop thanking you for giving them a forever last two dogs were pound puppies; a Yellow Lab I have had now for four years. What a great, gentle boy! The other was a Rottweiler. She was adopted at eight months old and lived to be 13 1/2...she was also a gentle, big teddy bear, loved by all! I still miss her! There are many homeless pets out there, waiting for us to take them home....

gail dair (0)
Wednesday May 12, 2010, 5:57 pm
thanks Simone

Karina P. (160)
Wednesday May 12, 2010, 9:16 pm
Thank you, Simone.

Past Member (0)
Thursday May 13, 2010, 12:04 am
Noted and thank you.

Rajee Seetharam (138)
Thursday May 13, 2010, 8:10 am
This was my experience when I visited the U.S of A, two years back...all the friends we visited had pets and picked them up from was heartening. Noted with thanks Simone.

Lu Galasso (2)
Thursday May 13, 2010, 9:11 am
Thanks, Simone! Noted.

Ioan Pop (44)
Thursday May 13, 2010, 11:29 am
Thank you, Simone.

Past Member (0)
Sunday May 16, 2010, 12:12 pm
noted Thanks Simone
Or, log in with your
Facebook account:
Please add your comment: (plain text only please. Allowable HTML: <a>)

Track Comments: Notify me with a personal message when other people comment on this story

Loading Noted By...Please Wait


butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Most Active Today in Animals

Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.
site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!