On A Mission To Solve The Homeless Pet Problem, Through Prevention

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Join us for our signature fundraiser! All proceeds from the event go directly to funding the construction of our low-cost spay neuter clinic.
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We're Driven By These Facts
1,985 Dogs were Euthanized in Marion County

Last year 4,314 dogs ended up in animal services. 46% of them lost their lives.

Only 2% of dogs & 0.5% of Cats Were Pulled By Rescues

All of the rescue organizations combined were only able to pull 2.5% of the 10,000+ animals that ended up in Marion County Animal Services last year.

82% of Cats Lost Their Lives

Of the 5,703 cats that ended up in Marion County Animal Services, 4,676 never made it out.

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Pets Who Need A New Home
Breed: Beagle
Approximate Age: 8 years 0 months.
About Blanche: Blanche, here. I’m happy to be with VOCAL. My family... Keep Reading
Breed: Domestic Short Hair
Approximate Age: 10 years 4 months.
About Mac: Hi my name is Mac and I am big cat... Keep Reading
Breed: Domestic Short Hair
Approximate Age: 23 weeks.
About Kylo Ren: Hi I am Darth Maul and I was brought to... Keep Reading

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Feeling kinda down lately? Need a little color in your life? How about some Violet!? Violet is a lovely American Staffordshire Terrier mix who needs a home of her own, and she’s just waiting to cheer you up each day when you come home from work! This pretty, sweet girl is about 6 and a half years old, and came to VOCAL as a transfer from a local shelter this past spring.   Violet loves to run and play, so a... Keep Reading
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