Are you aware of the animal organizations on Maui and what they do? Check each Website, or call them.
9th Life Hawai'i (www.9thlifehawaii.org) is an all-volunteer, no-kill cat sanctuary and rescue, now conducting free and low-cost spay neuter clinics through Friday, Feb. 3. Call 572-3499 or check the Website to get cats "fixed." The nonprofit picks up and delivers.
East Maui Animal Refuge, the "Boo Boo Zoo" (www.booboozoo.com), has been an all-volunteer, no-kill sanctuary for injured and orphaned animals for over three decades. It is now forced to make extensive physical alterations by government regulators. Call 572-8308.
Maui Pit Bull Rescue (www.mauipitbullrescue.com) is an all-volunteer, no-kill rescue, rehab and adoption center for this abused breed. Call 280-0314.
SPCA Maui (spcamaui.org) is an all-volunteer, no-kill animal organization. Call 280-0738 or visit the Website to learn about their spay/neuter clinics and a public meeting on Friday, Feb. 4.
Hawai'i Animal Rescue Foundation (HARF) (www.hawaiianimalrescue.org) rescues dogs on "death row" and finds good homes for them. Call 876-0022 or 269-9829.
Leilani Farm Sanctuary (www.leilanifarmsanctuary.org) is an all-volunteer, no-kill sanctuary for farm animals in need. Call 298-8544.
West Maui Animal Shelter (www.westmauianimalshelter.com/index.html) offers free spay/neuter services on West Side. Call 269-6979.
Last Resort Dog Rescue (www.dogrescuehawaii.com) also manage numerous cat colonies. Call 769-6767.
Maui Animal Rescue Sanctuary is a bird sanctuary in Ha'iku. Call 575-7698
Feline Foundation of Maui (www.mauicats.com) assists the trap, neuter and release programs on Maui for the feral cat colonies. Call 385-2181.
Pacific Primate Sanctuary in Ha'iku, www.pacificprimate.org is a nonprofit, no-kill sanctuary for threatened, distressed and endangered monkeys. Call 572-8089.
Kalee's Horse Retirement Stable in Lahaina cares for retired workhorses, and conducts equestrian therapy with special-education keiki. Call 357-6100.
Mike Moran Kihei