Man's best friends left homeless as owners battle with recession
The recessionary economy is impacting pets. As people face home foreclosure and loss of jobs, man's best friend is considered an expendable luxury.
In a rising number of incidences, dogs and cats are abandoned - homeless, helpless and confused.
The calls to the Headwaters Animal Shelter from pet owners wishing to surrender animals are up an estimated 30 percent, assistant manager Diane Nash said.
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