High-Kill Shelter Facts
1. There are shelters in NC and surrounding states that still use the gas chamber as a form of euthanasia. The horrific gas execution can last up to 40 minutes and sometimes needs to be repeated.
2. Many dogs are only at the shelter for 24-48 hours before they are euthanized.
3. Owner Surrenders get very little time in the shelter to be rescued.
4. Majority of the animals are euthanized due to lack of space, being too skinny or having a shy character.
5. These animals are and would make great pets.