If you’ve driven by our facility, you’ve probably noticed the large corral in our front parking lot filled with cans. For many years, our Cans for Pets program has been a popular way to reduce waste and support animals in our community.
When the program initially launched, it was a profitable, simple way to raise money for the Humane Society. But the price of aluminum has fallen as expenses like gas continue to rise. As a result, we no longer see returns on the program and have started to incur a cost when recycling the cans. For these reasons, we canceled our Cans for Pets program and will no longer accept aluminum donations.
We are grateful for everyone who has donated to us through this program and hope you’ll continue to support the Humane Society through the many different programs we offer. You can: