Tag Archives: spay & neuter

Conferences, Condoms and…Caffeine?

The past few weeks at FiXiT have been a frantically blissful case of seeing hard work pay off. Attending and participating in the HSUS Taking Action for Animals (TAFA) conference was an honor and the opportunity provided us with overwhelming … Continue reading

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I say kitty. You say cat.

The latest data for euthanasia has been published by Animal People in their most recent online magazine. For the second year in a row, we see an overall decline in the number of animals euthanized – down to 3.5 million. … Continue reading

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Save Global – Spay Local

GetYourFix.org is less than 4 months old, but we are amazed at how you all have really responded to it. Periodically, I am going to share a success story and give credit to some amazingly generous people. Sophy is a … Continue reading

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Help Wanted

Last week on St. Croix, we had a veterinarian visiting us to provide some pointers on how to make our spay/neuter clinic more efficient and to provide some tricks of the high-volume trade to our veterinarian, Dr. Bailey. This was … Continue reading

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If Not You…Who?

Practically everyone at the pool had surrounded the kid with the giant bullfrog. Even I was initially intrigued; how often do you get to be that close to—or get to touch—such an impressive creature? But when minutes turned into an … Continue reading

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Animal People, Unite!

by Kellie Heckman GetYourFix.org is really starting to gather momentum! When we first put up the site, we were worried that Funders wouldn’t respond to this kind of grassroots, people-helping-people type of fundraising. Thankfully, animal people who are able to … Continue reading

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The numbers are staggering and people are finally talking about real solutions.

It is estimated that there are some 600 million strays dogs in the world. Sadly, many of the solutions to curbing this staggering overpopulation problem involve poisoning, shooting, gassing and euthanizing; none of these cruelties have “fixed” the problem, however, … Continue reading

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