The Times Colonist stops by Vets for Pets at Our Place for a Our Community feature.
“Pets are an important part of many of our clients,” said Grant McKenzie, director of communication at Our Place. “They offer companionship and, for people living on the streets, a source of protection. But mainly, having a pet can stave off the loneliness that comes from social isolation.”
Read the article: Homeless pets need warmth, too
Source: Times Colonist