More than 1,000 Furry Friends Are up for Adoption at My Furry Valentine

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Since 2012, My Furry Valentine has partnered with dozens of local animal protection groups to host its mega-adoption event and save the lives of thousands of the area’s homeless animals. This year’s event takes place Valentine’s Day weekend, February 9 & 10, at the Sharonville Convention Center, where attendees can open their hearts and homes to more than 1,000 furry friends. Get the low-down on the event by the numbers below. 

5,255 Animals adopted during MFV to date.

250 Volunteers who filled more than 500 shifts throughout MFV’s February 2018 weekend.

966 Cats and dogs adopted at last year’s event.

544 Pets adopted at MFV’s first summer installment last August.

782% Attendee growth of MFV—up from 1,700 attendees in 2012 to 15,000 last year.

70,000+ Puppies and kittens born each day in the U.S., more than half of which are unintended, according to the United Coalition for Animals (UCAN).

70,000+ Puppies and
kittens born each day in the U.S., more than half of which are unintended, according to the United Coalition for Animals (UCAN).

9,000 Healthy dogs and cats euthanized each day in the U.S., according to the American SPCA.

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