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  • Palm Beach County steps up efforts to become no-kill
    Palm Beach County steps up efforts to spay and neuter pets
    PALM BEACH COUNTY, FLORIDA - When the US economy took a downturn in 2008, Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control had to cut their budget for spaying and neutering of homeless animals, curbing their efforts to lessen animal euthanasia in the...
  • See the faces of Richland County shelter dogs which urgently need adopted
    See the faces of Richland County shelter dogs which urgently need adopted
    Update: Jet was adopted!The Richland County Dog Shelter is full, and is asking for help in finding homes for their dogs. Now isn’t that a great shelter, one that works hard to save animals? They know that if they ask for help, the public...
  • Never count an old dog out
    Never count an old dog out
    Never count a dog out. Sharing a story of an elderly dog reminds us of the amount of life and sharing ability a dog may still have. October is National Adopt a Dog Month. And although it may seem that adopting an older dog is only letting us in...
  • Quincy - September's Adoptable Dog!
    September's Adoptable Dog of the Month – Meet Quincy!
    2nd Chance Dog Rescue's Dog of the Month for September came to rescue via another 2nd Chance Dog amazing field rescue...Diana Czarnecki (2nd Chance Dog Rescue's founder) and his foster mom, Lindsey Westcott, of This Little Doggie Stayed...
  • Abraham
    Animal lover donates quarter of a million dollars for new dog shelter
    Thanks to a man who loves animals, dogs in Morrow County will be safer. The businessman, who wished to remain anonymous, is donating $250,000 for a new dog shelter, reported the Marion Star on Tuesday.The anonymous donor and his wife reportedly...
  • Come join The Little Red Dog Founder's Day celebration
    The Little Red Dog hosts Founder's Day and Fundraiser to support animal rescue
    Lake Forest, California– The Little Red Dog,a nonprofit dog rescue organization in Orange County, Calif., is inviting community members and animal lovers to celebrate its 3-year anniversary.Even before The Little Red Dog was formed, its...
  • Lexie
    Overcrowded shelter asks for help to find rescuers, homes for dogs
    The Richland County Dog Shelter has been doing such a great job adopting out dogs - yet once again, the shelter is in a critical state. There are no empty cages, and more strays keep coming in.The shelter is now asking for help, so that none of...
  • Find your own “star” like one of these famous dogs, cats adopted from shelters
    Find your own “star” like one of these famous dogs, cats adopted from shelters
    They may be famous, but bet you didn’t know that many pet stars of movies, television and social media were adopted from an animal shelter.While not all animals are expected to become famous, the same shelters that housed the smart,...
  • Heading home
    Anonymous benefactor pledges donation with every Cat Depot adoption thru 2014
    Sarasota, Fla. – (June 26, 2014) – The balance of 2014 offers an opportunity to double your pleasure, double your fund(ing).The simple joy of adding a new pet member to your family is always a great feeling, and even more so when that...
  • Itchy outdoors
    A dog named /icHe/
    Well, it’s true, her name is Itchy. When she arrived in Maine, she had a terrible itch on her back, so she was called, drum roll please, Itchy. The skin condition was cared for right away, with some medicine and a little affection, but the...
  • Deaf shelter dog that learned sign language is adopted by deaf woman
    Deaf shelter dog that learned sign language is adopted by deaf woman
    Shelter dogs have a hard enough time getting adopted. But finding a good home was especially difficult for a boxer mix named Rosie. The four-year-old dog is deaf.Dogs with disabilities can often be overlooked at pet shelters, and Rosie was no...
  • Mookie
    Finding a loving home for Mookie
    Update 6/11/14: According to her foster mom, Mookie was adopted by a wonderful couple from New York who really love Mookie!When New York City Animal Care & Control volunteer Caitlyn Welch first saw Mookie,a beautiful three-year-old American...
  • Large dogs and pit bulls at Ohio shelter urgently need adopted/rescued (photos)
    Large dogs and pit bulls at Ohio shelter urgently need adopted/rescued (photos)
    Update 5/22/14: Lamb was rescued!The Richland County Dog Shelter has been doing a great job -- it has been almost three years since the shelter has had to put down a dog due to lack of space. And they are continuing to try to save the dogs that...
  • Adopt Me!!
    Orlando celebrates Cinco de Meow, muy caliente 1 day only!
    On Saturday, May 5, Orange County Animal Services will reduce adoption fees to $5 for all cats and kittens in celebration of Cinco de Mayo, or as the shelter calls it, Cinco de MEOW!“We consider the summer months to be ‘kitten season,...
  • Monty is awaiting adoption at Tri County Animal Rescue
    Tri County Animal Rescue is hopping with Spring events and ways to help
    BOCA RATON, FL - The area's largest 100% no-kill, non-profit animal rescue operating solely on donations, Tri County Animal Rescue (TCAR) has a busy slate of events and opportunities this Spring to help the wonderful dogs and cats they rescue,...