Meduxnekeag t1_iw6wcqj wrote

Did you know that in the US, shelter employees have a higher than average rate of dying by suicide?

> A recent study by the American Journal of Preventive Medicine reveals that animal rescue workers have a suicide rate of 5.3 in 1 million workers. This is the highest suicide rate among American workers; a rate shared only by firefighters and police officers. The national suicide average for American workers is 1.5 per 1 million.