Mike "The Situation"
Sorrentino is taking his time off from the exciting life on MTV's Jersey
Shore to help end animal homelessness. He knows that the only way to end the animal overpopulation crisis is to always spay and neuter your companion animals. There are lots of
lucky animals who get to go to loving homes, but unfortunately, there are far
more animals in need of families than there are wonderful people to adopt them.
Mike and PETA made this ad to help spread awareness of animal homelessness and of
the fact that we really do have the power to help animals have a better life.
Every year, 6 to 8 million abandoned, lost, or unwanted dogs and cats enter
animal shelters. Half are euthanized because there simply are not enough homes
for them all. Animals who aren't fortunate enough to be taken to a shelter
struggle to survive on the streets and suffer from starvation, dehydration,
diseases, parasites, or injuries or are tortured by cruel people.
Watch this exclusive interview for more
ways to help animals and see why Mike thinks his dog has the best name ever:
Always spay and neuter you cats and dogs!
to commit to ending animal homelessness and giving every animal a chance for a
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