Keeping cats and dogs secure

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There will be fireworks going off every night (and day!) from now through New Year’s. This is the time when lots of animals run off and go missing because of the loud scary noises coming out of the sky. Below are a couple tips to hopefully keep everyone safe and happy: Make sure your dog or cat always has somewhere to hide if he or she wants to and has access to this place at all times; this could be under some furniture or in a closet. Walk dogs during daylight hours and keep cats and dogs indoors when the fireworks are likely to be set off. At nightfall close the windows and curtains and put on music to mask and muffle the sound of fireworks. Don’t punish or fuss…
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What a Difference!

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My husband and I just drove to Panama City and back to Boquete.  On the drive east, we followed the PanAmercian Highway for the entire trip, but coming home we decided to take the road through Soná to avoid the worst of the highway construction.  Traveling along this lovely two-lane road, we passed many more packs of homeless dogs and cats than we have seen in the 9 months we've lived in Boquete.   It was sad to see so many beautiful animals wandering the road with traffic whizzing by, and coming close to death while searching for a little food and shelter.  It truly made me grateful for Amigos de Animales, and the wonderful work they do in reducing the population of feral animals in our area!
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To our friends and animal lovers

Clinic Recaps, Official News
Fundacion Amigos de Animales has had a great year that saw the opening of our very own facility in which to hold our clinics and community events. We have spayed or neutered over 9500 animals in the Boquete area; this year alone, we sterilized 1907 animals. We have established feeding stations throughout the community to aid homeless animals and we provide life-saving food for helpless kittens and puppies brought in to our clinics. Our education program has begun working with the schools to teach the children how to care for their pets. Our goals for 2016 are to continue to provide low cost spay and neuter services for the dogs and cats of our community. We plan to expand our education program so that it can reach even more school…
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