Pet overpopulation is a serious problem in Bakersfield and Kern County.
Dog and cat overpopulation exists because far too many are born each
Owners who spay or neuter their pets become a part of the solution, rather than remaining a part of the problem. There are other benefits. The dreaded heat cycle is eliminated. Pets are far less likely to roam. Hopeful dog or cat suitors will stop showing up. The pet is protected from some cancers and other illnesses. And dog licensing, required in California, is much cheaper.
Pit Bull type dogs are extremely popular in our community and deserve
special mention. Because they are so plentiful, they are also the most
commonly impounded breed in animal control shelters. Tragically, some
of these sweet-natured, loving dogs have been exploited by dog fighters
and abusive owners, and have a gained a reputation they don’t
***$40 spay/neuter for Pit Bulls program is funded by Fortress Self
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