More people adopting pets during coronavirus pandemic | ABC News

The coronavirus lockdown has led to a surge in pet adoptions.

The RSPCA in South Australia has beaten previous re-homing records and is confident the increase won’t lead to a flood of abandoned pets once the crisis is over.

Helen Frost reports.

Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-05-30/more-people-adopting-pets-and-fewer-just-browsing/12303648?WT.ac=statenews_sa

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