Pets adopted during COVID are being returned in record numbers

Pet owners who adopted during the pandemic are reportedly beginning to ditch their animals at shelters now that COVID-19 restrictions are being lifted and workers are returning to the office.

“We’re starting to see now what we think will be a longer-term trend of some of those pandemic pets, if you want to call them that, starting to be given up,” Peter Laurie, who is chief executive of Battersea Dogs & Cats Home in London, told Bloomberg Quicktake.

The number of dogs and cats returned to the shelter has doubled over the last few months — and it’s only expected

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Downers Grove Pets Up For Adoption: Meet Blue, Regina, Pecan & More

Want to add to your family and give back to the Downers Grove community at the same time? Consider adopting a pet from a local shelter. During the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, many local animals are still looking for their forever homes and shelters still working to place pets with families.

There are thousands of dogs, cats and other animals of all ages, sizes and breeds without a home throughout Illinois — and many of them are located near you. In the search for your new fur child, consider checking out a local animal shelter like Hinsdale Humane Society, where Pow

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Newton Pets Now Up For Adoption: Hollyhock, Larkspur, Foxglove & More

Looking to add a furry friend to your family and make a positive impact on the world at the same time? Then you should consider adopting a pet from a local shelter. Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, many shelters in and around Newton are still working to fulfill adoptions.

There are thousands of dogs, cats and other animals of all ages without a home across Massachusetts — and many of them are located within driving distance. In the search for a lovable new friend, consider beginning at a local animal shelter like Mspca Boston Animal Care And Adoption Center, where Norman

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Stoughton Pets Up For Adoption: Meet Tigger, Lefty, Mooser & More

Do you want to add a furry friend to your family and do something good for the Stoughton community at the same time? Adopt a pet from a local shelter! Despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, facilities in the Stoughton area have dogs, cats and other animals ready and waiting for someone to take them home.

In the search for your new companion, consider looking around at a local adoption center like Animal Protection Center Of Southeastern Ma, where Child the cat is waiting patiently. If you aren’t sure if you have time to take care of a pet year round,

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