Helping kittens during kitten season

Helping kittens during kitten season

During kitten season, it’s not unusual to find kittens in your community — and our first instinct is usually to rescue them. But not all kittens are in need of rescue — in fact, if you take baby kittens away from their mothers, you may be doing more harm than...
How to help animals during the pandemic

How to help animals during the pandemic

Even though access to spay/neuter services has been disrupted due to the pandemic, there are still things all of us can do to help animals until veterinarians and clinics can fully reopen again. Be a good neighbor The shortage of spay/neuter and shelter services makes...
Sally Mackler interviewed in the Rogue Valley Messenger

Sally Mackler interviewed in the Rogue Valley Messenger

Many thanks to the Rogue Valley Messenger for this wonderful profile of SNYP co-founder and board president Sally Mackler. In this profile, Sally talks about why SNYP needed to transition from a voucher program to a clinic, how many surgeries the clinic performed in...
Tuesday, February 25, is World Spay Day

Tuesday, February 25, is World Spay Day

Launched in 1995, World Spay Day is celebrated on the fourth Tuesday in February and aims to encourage the spaying and neutering of companion animals and feral cats. We are into kitten season already (the clinic is seeing many pregnant females, and the Jackson County...

Happy Anniversary to the SNYP Clinic!

The SNYP Clinic opened a year ago this month to provide low-cost spay/neuter services to clients in Southern Oregon and Northern California — from shelter animals to owned pets to feral cats. We are celebrating a lot of good work done — and more good work still to...

February is National Spay/Neuter Awareness Month!

February 2020 is a special month for us here at SNYP (for one, it’s the one-year anniversary of the opening of the SNYP Clinic!). Also, it’s National Spay/Neuter Awareness Month, which of course is near and dear to our hearts. The timing is right for raising...