Okanagan Human Society in dire want of donations – Okanagan

The Okanagan Humane Society leaves no cats or kittens behind residing within the streets.

“Each animal deserves a superb life and the life these cats and kittens reside shouldn’t be actually an amazing life,” mentioned Marnie Adams, fund improvement advisor for the Okanagan Humane Society.

Not-for-profits finding and trapping misplaced, deserted or forgotten cats; Neuter or neuter them and supply them with the medical assist they want. Then, the cats are put into foster houses till they’re adopted by a household.

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In only a few months a yr, society has seen a rise within the variety of cats that should be rescued.

“Final yr the Okanagan Humane Society served greater than 1,300 animals and we’re already half that quantity and we’re solely three months into this yr,” Adams mentioned.

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“The price to the vet is extraordinary for the time being as a result of we’re answering quite a lot of calls as a result of kitten season is upon us. We get calls day-after-day.”

Adams says it prices at the least $25,000 a month only for medical payments. To maintain up, they’re in dire want of donations to avoid wasting the lives of cats left for themselves.

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A tuxedo cat named Mr Daisy was discovered with a number of well being issues close to Mount Bouchery in West Kelowna.

“He had a collection of tumors on his head and he actually wanted some medical consideration, he had a extremely unhealthy an infection in addition to being on the streets,” Adams mentioned.

“We managed to avoid wasting Mr. Daisy, took him to our vet companion in West Kelowna. That’s [since] Obtained surgical procedure and he has recovered effectively. ,

With out donations, they’d not have the ability to proceed saving needy animals like Mr. Daisy. The Society has launched its annual Raffle to Save the Animals to boost $30,000. Tickets can be found on their web site. You can too donate by cellphone, e-transfer or on-line.

For full particulars go to their web site at www.okanaganhumanesociety.com

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