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Lack of pet-friendly apartments causes SPCA overload

Lack of pet-friendly apartments causes SPCA overload
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The Montreal SPCA has had to take in a good 600 animals over the past three months from renters who couldn't take their pets with them when they moved.

About 52% of Quebecers have a pet, but the SPCA estimates only 4% of dwellings in the province will accept a pet.

 The SPCA has started a petition to ban the no-pet clauses in leases – it already has 33,000 names.

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