Pet Information – Florida Animal Friend

Providing you with information on pet ownership, fun animal facts, and Florida Animal Friend’s mission to end pet overpopulation by supporting low-cost or free spay and neuter programs throughout the state of Florida.

 

Last Chance to Apply for a Florida Animal Friend Grant!

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Apr 20

April 28, 2020

Last Chance to Apply for a Florida Animal Friend Grant!

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The deadline for the Florida Animal Friend Grant is almost here: May 1, 2020! Make sure you take advantage of...

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Springtime Spay and Neuter Facts

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Mar 20

March 19, 2020

Springtime Spay and Neuter Facts

At Florida Animal Friend, our mission is simple: to help save the lives of countless unwanted cats and dogs by...

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Adopt—Don’t Shop: Support Organizations Like North Florida Animal Rescue

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Feb 20

February 24, 2020

Adopt—Don’t Shop: Support Organizations Like North Florida Animal Rescue

At Florida Animal Friend, our mission is to help save the lives of countless unwanted cats and dogs by supporting...

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What Effects Does Alteration Have on an Animal?

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Feb 20

February 12, 2020

What Effects Does Alteration Have on an Animal?

Spaying and neutering, also known as alteration, refers to the surgical removal of certain reproductive organs from an animal. Many...

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Feral Cats in Florida: Does Ear Clipping Hurt the Animal?

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Jan 20

January 23, 2020

Feral Cats in Florida: Does Ear Clipping Hurt the Animal?

Feral cats in Florida are often part of trap-neuter-release (TNR) programs, which are critical for managing the population of homeless...

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Keep Your Pets and Homeless Pets Safe During the Holidays

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Dec 19

December 24, 2019

Keep Your Pets and Homeless Pets Safe During the Holidays

The holidays are a time of good tidings and cheer. But while we’re enjoying chocolate, sugary treats and lights and...

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How to Combat Animal Homelessness in Florida

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Nov 19

November 20, 2019

How to Combat Animal Homelessness in Florida

For animal lovers, seeing homeless pets roam the streets is heartbreaking. So much so that many might try to feed...

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Caring for Pets and Communities Beyond Spay and Neuter

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Nov 19

November 19, 2019

Caring for Pets and Communities Beyond Spay and Neuter

Spay and neuter operations are a crucial way to help Florida’s animal population, but for us, it’s even more than...

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How Spaying Your Cat Saves Animal Lives

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Oct 19

October 30, 2019

How Spaying Your Cat Saves Animal Lives

According to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), 3.4 million cats enter shelters every year....

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What Does It Mean If a Cat has a Clipped Ear?

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Oct 19

October 3, 2019

What Does It Mean If a Cat has a Clipped Ear?

Ear-tipping is an important, mostly painless procedure to help identify cats that have participated in these programs. It is a...

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