have a very serious animal over-population
problem in Playa del Carmen.
A team of local volunteers and veterinary
professionals donate their time and skill to
vaccinate, sterilize, and when financially
possible, provide acute medical care to homeless
animals and to pets whose owners cannot afford
local veterinary clinic fees. Whenever possible,
we try to education to the locals regarding the
importance of sterilization, vaccination and
kindness towards animals.
Some of the locals and local businesses are
involved with helping the cause. We at Seamonkey
Business have been highly involved in this
We capture wild cats and dogs, sterilize and
This is the only humane solution to the problem.
When able to afford it, we will also vaccinate
or care for the injured and sick. Whenever
possible, we try to find loving homes for the
Your donations are used solely for supplies and
medications. Everyone involved volunteers his or
This is what we are up against…
*Average number of litters a fertile cat can
produce in one year: 3
*Average number of kittens in an average feline
*In seven years, one female cat and her
offspring can theoretically produce 420,000
*Average number of litters a fertile dog can
produce in one year; 2
*Average number of puppies in an average litter:
*In six years, one female dog and her offspring
can theoretically produce 67,000 dogs.
Statistics provided by the Humane Society of the
Even a small donation goes a long way for us
since all professional care is donated. We only
need to purchase the medications and supplies
We at Seamonkey Business have taken an active
role in this cause and have fixed over 175 (as
of Jan 2005) stray cats on our street alone
…while adopting 7 of them to add to our family
of now 8 cats here in Playa del Carmen. In
addition, we feed over 35 strays outside our
home. The positive changes we have seen in the
population problem in our immediate area has
really given us hope to reach out further in the
community. We take it one at a time.
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any amount you like Thank you.