In September 2007 a group of individuals from local animal welfare agencies began meeting to discuss ways we could partner with Springfield-Greene County Animal Control to address animal welfare issues. The result: Springfield Animal Advocacy Foundation (SAAF). Our dream: A no-kill community by 2018. We took a significant step towards that dream with the opening of SAAFhouse in August 2010. SAAFhouse is Missouri’s first Humane Alliance model spay/neuter clinic, providing the highest quality services at the lowest cost...
Kitten season is in full swing
If you're reading this and you have a female cat over the age of three months, please get her spayed now. Kittens can get pregnant as early as five months of age, especially this time of year. If you don't have a female cat but know someone who does, please spread the word. Many "oops" litters could be prevented if more owners were aware of the need to spay early.