Remember Me Thursday is now in its seventh year. Can you believe it, and we have created our third #RememberMeThursday Movie for this post.
As Mike Arms, the president and CEO of the Helen Woodward Animal Centre says “We all come from different countries, cultures, and backgrounds, but together, we can raise our voices and share one life-saving message and literally save millions of pets on this one day.”
This one day, from now on, needs to be about one thing.
The #RememberMeThursday Movie
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Grassroots organisations are getting together and creating programmes around the world but these will be a ‘one day wonder’ unless we as pet owners, cat lovers and dog lovers, rabbit friends and guinea pig cuddlers, press onward day after day with an important task. Education.
Pet Lovers Need to Educate Others
All of us can encourage and help to get the message of responsible pet ownership across. We can do it without getting ‘preachy’ and without making people feel resentful and pressured.
Spay and Neuter is a great idea
Encourage people to spay their new kitten, or neuter that cute pitbull pup. Be gentle but persistent.
Some people don’t know where to start, so help them find vouchers or cheap desexing options. Even people seem lazy, think of the stress you save the pet bu putting a stop to countless litter that end up in kill shelters.
Push yourself a little, make the effort.
Just ask my friend Savvy and her family who are the engine room of Project Delta View Cats.
Delta View is trialling a visionary way of helping communities and already they are making huge differences in their community. Check out their latest success here.
Fostering works miracles
Don’t believe me? Ask Mia Lancaster of Place for Cats in New York City.
Thanks to pledges like mine a ginger ninja called Leo was saved. He looked a total trainwreck in the terrible picture at ACC but, once in a
Every foster means a life saved from NYC’s ACC. Are you in NYC? Can you foster? Mia wants to meet you.