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The Great Importance of Spay/Neuter

The Great Importance of Spay/Neuter

According to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, millions of feral and unwanted domestic kittens are born each year in the United States. For the most part, these animals are either abandoned or relegated to shelters — and a cycle that often ends in euthanasia.

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