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Friends

My Twitter friend @Caretaker_Cat asked me to make this. Not being familiar with the tv show, I probably can’t appreciate it fully, but I had fun making it.

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Looking good in Utah – another victory for spay/neuter, especially for cats

I’ve updated my Utah spreadsheet, although data is only available Jan-Jul 2013 (and I’m assuming that’s the first half of the year, 1/1/13-6/30/13) so I projected. http://www.spayship.com/data.html

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Maddie’s in Utah

The entire state of Utah got one of the first Community Coalition grants from Maddie’s Fund.  Did it succeed? No More Homeless Pets in Utah¹ Dates: 2000-2005 Funding: $8,501,362 No More Homeless Pets in Utah operated throughout Utah’s urban, suburban … Continue reading

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Another look at Los Angeles animal shelter statistics

I have a couple sources for stats and I went looking for more, then put them all together. http://www.cdph.ca.gov/HealthInfo/discond/Pages/LocalRabiesControlActivities.aspx has totals by county, and I have them all combined in an Excel spreadsheet.  I just put the latest update (2012 … Continue reading

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New York City’s Mayor’s Alliance and Spay/Neuter

Things are really looking up for New York City’s animals.  Yeah, they’re working on a lot of good things, but I think the major factor is the increase in spay/neuter driving the shelter intake down. I recently found their application … Continue reading

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Mandatory Spay/Neuter Law in Los Angeles

This looks to me like changes in how to decide which category to record an intake.  Although, perhaps, the post 2008 change could be the result of the mandatory s/n ban resulted in people abandoning unweaned kittens instead of relinquishing … Continue reading

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Spay/Neuter Messaging

I was doing “desktop publishing” before the term was invented.  My first efforts were on ditto and mimeograph machines and Xerox machines with thermo paper.  Most of you have probably never heard of such things. In the 80’s I was … Continue reading

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Mandatory Spay/Neuter Laws

I’d like to do a really good job researching mandatory spay/neuter laws and their effects on shelter stats.  Some day. When I say “Mandatory Spay/Neuter Law” I’m thinking of those requiring all dogs and cats to be fixed, with limited … Continue reading

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