Fueled by the rising phenomena of “foreclosure pets,” Cheryl Lang lately launched No Paws Left Behind, a nonprofit group devoted to elevate consciousness and discover options for pet house owners dealing with foreclosures.
The group’s web site directs guests, based mostly on their zip code, to native animal shelters and different different housing alternatives for cats and canines in want. The purpose is to assist discover shelters for displaced pets and reverse the development of deserted cats and canines.
The assets accessible to guests embody no-kill animal shelter choices, foster look after pets in want of non permanent care and pet deposit help when persons are pressured to relocate to an condominium. One of the group’s missions is also to educate householders on their loan-workout choices when dealing with foreclosures.
“In an effort to help families coping with the devastating foreclosure process, we are bringing awareness to the growing trend of abandoned pets and offering possible solutions,” Lang stated.
The Humane Society of the United States additionally has established a Foreclosure Pets Fund to assist pet house owners dealing with robust financial instances, and the American Humane Association presents ideas for pet house owners impacted by the mortgage disaster.