pet adoptions http://www.kplu.org en Seattle Animal Shelter opens rabbit spay and neuter service http://www.kplu.org/post/seattle-animal-shelter-opens-rabbit-spay-and-neuter-service <p></p><p>Though well known for their amorous natures, pet rabbits still aren’t fixed as often as they should be. To help curb the problem, the <a href="http://www.seattle.gov/animalshelter/">Seattle Animal Shelter</a> will open its rabbit spay and neuter service to the public in January.</p><p>Shelter veterinarian Mary Ellen Zoulas says a common cause of unexpected pregnancy in rabbits has to do with folks mistaking Peter Cottontail for a female.</p> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 13:01:00 +0000 KPLU News Staff 7314 at http://www.kplu.org Seattle Animal Shelter opens rabbit spay and neuter service King County animal shelter stops taking cats http://www.kplu.org/post/king-county-animal-shelter-stops-taking-cats <p><a href="http://www.kingcounty.gov/safety/regionalAnimalServices/AdoptaPet/AvailablePets.aspx">The King County animal shelter</a>&nbsp; in Kent has temporarily suspended the acceptance of adult cats.&nbsp; The shelter is trying to reduce its population in preparation for possible flooding along the Green River. &nbsp; In the event of a flood,&nbsp; the animals will have to be evacuated to another facility.</p> Tue, 07 Dec 2010 21:29:04 +0000 Paula Wissel 302 at http://www.kplu.org King County animal shelter stops taking cats