Accepting responsibility for an animal is not something we can just give up when we’re tired of taking care of them. These animals rely on us to survive, and throwing them away reduces their chance of ever finding happiness ever again.
There are the appropriate channels, such as adoption agencies, who can provide the help that these animals need, but it’s up to the owner to take them. And many owners choose not to.
On one frigid morning, an hour before the Hamilton County Humane Society was scheduled to open, someone drove up and dumped a puppy over their fence with a large gash in her head and a jump rope tied around her collar.
Krista and her fiance had just lost a pit bull to lymphoma and were seeking a new one.They already had a heartbroken pit bull of their own, and he was delighted to see that he was getting another sibling to spend his days with.