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Shelters and animal welfare groups say higher costs are impacting pet owners
Some pet owners are giving up their animals as families struggle to pay for housing and necessities amid today’s inflation.
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In New York City, surrenders by owners of dogs and cats at the Animal Care Centers of NYC are up 25% compared to last year.