Every year in the Miami-Dade County Animal Service 37,000 dogs and cats are abandoned. On average 20,000 of those don't make it out of the shelter and are euthanized. If you do the math, that turns out to be more than 54 animals per day being killed because of over population and abandonment.
But this is not a problem that only affects Miami-Dade. The Animal Care and Control in New York city received more than 31,000 animals in 2011, a number that has gone down by 35% since 2004 thanks to the...Full Story