It’s a lucky day for these dogs and cats. New Westminster Animal Shelter in New Westminster, British Columbia, received a very generous donation from the estate of a late Vancouver teacher and animal lover Daryl Mutz.
Although Mutz never visited the “no kill” shelter, he left $275,000 to the charity in his will. He requested that the shelter use $115,000 for animal enrichment, such as toys, treats and special training sessions. He asked that $55,000 go toward animals needing “excessive” veterinary care and the remaining $55,000 be used to help low-income pet owners with vet bills and a program to neuter feral cats.
According to CTV Vancouver, Muntz didn’t have any children, and a friend that lived in New Westminster suggested that the animal rescue would be a worthy cause.
“We are totally blown away. A thousand dollars is a big donation for us, so to hear that amount was …