What IS High-Volume, High-Quality, Low-Cost Spay/Neuter, Anyway? And Why Does It Matter?


When we ask you to support our planned “high-volume, high-quality, low-cost spay/neuter clinic” (HVHQSN), what – exactly – are we talking about? High-Volume “High-volume spay/neuter clinics  . . . are defined as those whose surgeons each perform 30-40 sterilizations per day.”  http://www.target-zero.org/our-mission/high-volume-and-other-targeted-spay-neuter. We are often asked if the target number of daily surgeries is achieved…

Not Sexy – Unless You’re A Cat Or Dog


According to 2012 Census data, over 44,000 cats and dogs live in Onondaga County households that fall below the poverty level. Because most of these beloved pets are not neutered, they pump out thousands more puppies and kittens each year. If we can prevent these unwanted births, we decrease drastically the numbers of cats and…

Kindness


Amelia Earhart once said, “A single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions, and the roots spring up and make new trees.” Imagine the roots that will spread throughout CNY when we are able to spay and neuter 150-200 animals a week, reducing the suffering that overpopulation causes to those without a voice.…