The number of dogs and cats that are abandoned and mistreated in the world is impressive. Fortunately, there are currently many foundations that have dedicated themselves to rescuing these beautiful beings from the streets, or from places where they are vulnerable best family pets.
When you adopt a pet you are not only giving it a new opportunity, you are also giving yourself the possibility of enjoying the company and unconditional and faithful love that these beautiful animals provide.
In Colombia there are many animal protection centers that look for people and families interested in adopting and giving a new home to a dog or cat. Finding them on the internet is very easy and you can visit them every day. So if you are thinking about having a pet, keep these tips in mind and encourage yourself to adopt.
- It doesn’t cost you anything, but it will give you a lot.
Adopting a pet is free and in addition, these foundations will be in charge of delivering your new friend , dewormed, vaccinated, in perfect health and even sterilized . So you will only have to invest in the new toys, food and bed that he will enjoy in your house. On the other hand, your new partner will be in charge of paying you every day with smiles, games and unconditional friendship.
- You do not support animal exploitation.
The places where they sell pets are responsible for reproducing many puppies and kittens without thinking about their well-being and their future, they are only interested in money. Generally, a high percentage of these puppies suffer from illnesses and do not have adequate treatment or care. The worst of all is that regardless of the condition of the animal, it is sold to excited families who end up suffering because their pet dies. 3 Adopting doesn’t make you a hero, but it does save many lives.
When you adopt, you are rescuing an animal that can die from abandonment, malnutrition, abuse and health problems. If people are encouraged to adopt, every day there will be fewer dogs and cats on the street suffering from food or cold and they will not be exposed to accidents.
- You will know true selfless love.
They say that the most grateful animals are rescued animals. These beautiful beings are capable of understanding that you are giving them a new opportunity to be happy and they will never tire of showing you how grateful they are to belong to your family.
- Your pet can be very original.
Abandoned dogs or cats are generally those that people consider to be non-breed, ignoring that the most desirable and expensive breeds are serious genetic alterations that are made to the animals so that they are exotic and different, regardless how much they can harm your anatomy and even your health. But when you go to adopt, you find dogs and cats of all colors, sizes and even combinations, it is very difficult for them to resemble each other so you can have a very original pet.