BATAVIA, Ohio (WXIX) -An area pet shelter hosted an event the place people may foster a pet simply for the vacation weekend.
The League for Animal Welfare hosted the Foster Hop event at their Batavia location on Saturday to assist encourage people to undertake the animals.
“We’d love to get the animals out of the shelter. The shelter is a very stressful place for animals, cats, and dogs. Giving them a time in a home does release some of that stress, and they get a break so we can see how they are at home,” Volunteer Manager at League for Animal Welfare Carrie Leary Leary stated. “We see how they are with other animals in the home, with other kids, and we just learn about them. So even if the foster family does not adopt them, the foster family can tell us more about them than we would learn in a shelter environment.”
Leary says they do comparable occasions throughout different occasions of the 12 months, equivalent to Christmas, the ice storm in Feb., and now Easter.
>> Foster pet program offers shelter animals a house for the vacations
The location shall be closed on Easter Sunday however shall be open Monday between 7 a.m. and 9 a.m. for people to drop their pets off on the Batavia location.
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