We love when listeners send feedback, ask questions and even when the heckle us – it’s all part of the fun of being on the radio. Today we received an interesting email:
Comment: I listen to your show every morning. This morning you had a lady on from the Weld County Humane Society. She said they were swamped with kittens and dogs and cats. Tell me, Weld County is debt free, why don’t they give some funding to the Humane Society to decrease the price of adopting these animals. I don’t know anyone who will or can pay over a hundred dollars per animal. This is insane. I know it includes spay and neutering and shots, but not many seniors could afford this and many would love to adopt………What say you?
First off, we want to say thank you for listening, you have options in the morning and we appreciate you tuning us in.
This question presents an interesting dilemma: the Weld Humane Society is a 501 c3, they are a non-profit organization; the Weld County government is the only county or parish in the United States that has zero debt, why can’t the government provide a little assistance to defer the cost of pet ownership? Continue reading