More useful information to help animals from the internet. Take a look at www.aspca.org/shopwithyourheart.
It’s a collection of online information and tools to help consumers make more informed choices at the supermarket about buying “farm animal friendly” food.
There are a lot of labels used in supermarkets that may or may not mean what you would like to think.
“Free-range, cage-free, all natural” – what does it all mean, and how do these claims impact animal welfare?
To the average consumer, these terms can be confusing, and sometimes misleading.
Go to this section of the ASPCA website for much useful information to help you make sense of it.
There are guides you can download, explanations of different animal welfare certification programs, and suggestions for how you, as a consumer, advocate, or farmer, can be more involved in this issue.
And speaking of animal friendly, how about coming to the Fur Ball?
On April 29 from 5:30 to 11 p.m. at The American Foundry, 246 W. Seneca St., Oswego, there will be dinner and dancing, contests, a fabulous silent auction and more.
Invitations have been sent, or go to our website to reserve a ticket online. $60 per person or $100 per couple.
Or call our office to ask about sponsorship.
You know you’re a party animal!
The Oswego County Humane Society provides spay/neuter services and assistance, fostering and adoption of animals in urgent need, humane education programs, and information and referrals to animal lovers throughout Oswego County.
Located at 29 W. Seneca St., Oswego, NY.
Email: [email protected]
Because People and Pets Are Good for Each Other.