Across the globe, there is a tremendous need for new methods of sterilization that are faster, easier, more accessible, and less expensive than surgery. ACC&D works tirelessly to bring together key stakeholders to advance this field, serve as a trusted source for scientific and educational information, and ensure that products are available to the animals, people, and communities who need them most.
To advance non-surgical sterilants and contraceptives for cats and dogs and to promote their global accessibility.
We envision a world in which dog and cat populations are effectively and humanely managed, improving the lives of dogs and cats and the people who care about them.
Leadership – We advocate for research on and implementation of non-surgical options.
Science – We base our work and communications in sound science.
Partnership – We convene stakeholders and create networks for the good of the cause.
Integrity – We act with integrity and transparency in all processes and relationships.
Innovation in Animal Welfare – We are a catalyst for innovation that saves animals’ lives.
ACC&D's priorities for non-surgical products for pet population control: