National Adopt A Shelter Pet Day (April 30)

This post has been provided by our friends at Found Animals Foundation

Do you believe in love at first sight?  An overwhelming number of people do …when it comes to adopted pets, that is.  While less than half believe it can happen with a partner, 70% have experienced love at first sight firsthand with a pet. In honor of National Adopt A Shelter Pet Day (April 30), Michelson Found Animals Foundation conducted a Survey Monkey survey of 1,000 people – below are the findings:

Shelters are busting at the seams with loveable new friends – for more information on adopting shelter pets, go to


  1. Janet W.
    April 30, 2018 / 10:59 am

    There are so many pets that need a loving home. Interesting stats!

  2. jjmon2012
    April 30, 2018 / 12:47 pm

    Years ago my brother adopted a dog from a shelter and it was the best dog he ever had. He still has one of his puppy's.

  3. Madeline
    April 30, 2018 / 7:29 pm

    These stats are so interesting! We have only ever had 'found' pets or rescues – they have always been such great additions to our family!

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