According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 800,000 Americans seek medical attention for dog bites each year; half of which are children. The rate of dog bite-related injuries is highest for children ages five to nine years, and nearly two thirds of injuries among children ages four years and younger are to the head or neck region.
FORT WAYNE—Did you know puppies and kittens can become pregnant as early as 4 months? To help reduce the number of accidental litters, H.O.P.E. for Animals is offering a “Did You Know” promotion sponsored by PetSmart Charities®. During the entire month of June, H.O.P.E. for Animals will spay and neuter puppies and kittens under 6 months of age for just $20.