Category: Pet adoption

Charlize Theron encourages fans to consider pet adoption

Charlize Theron Says “Pet Adoption Is The Only Way Forward” As She Encourages Fans To Consider Saving Dogs And Cats From “Overwhelmed” Shelters By Sam Joseph Semon For Posted: 8:57 PM EST, October 19, 2021 | Update: 9:34 p.m. EST, October 19, 2021 Charlize Theron made a passionate plea for pet adoption in a […]

ICSSA to waive pet adoption fees at annual event Saturday – WHIO TV 7 and WHIO Radio

WASHINGTON TWP. – Starting today, the ICSSA Pet Adoption and Welfare Center will be hosting its 2nd Annual Adopt-ober Festival. The event is being held in the hope that several dogs and cats will be adopted into loving homes forever, according to a spokesperson for the organization. >> FDA Advisory Panel Approves J&J Recall The […]

Hard Rock to Host Pet Adoption Event | Northwest Indiana Business Titles

Provided Time staff Hard Rock Casino Northern Indiana is hosting an Adopt-A-Thon animal in partnership with the Humane Society of Northwest Indiana and Gary Animal Control on Saturday, October 16 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the southeast corner of the Hard Rock parking lot. People can meet the animals and complete adoption applications, […]

Minneapolis Pet Adoption Fee Removed For “Clear the Shelter”

item Luna, Maximillion and Chico Jackson, awaiting adoption at Minneapolis Animal Care and Control. MINNEAPOLIS (FOX 9) – Minneapolis Animal Care and Control’s “Clear the Shelter” event returns this year after taking a pandemic hiatus in 2020. During the two-day event, the city will waive adoption fees to help dogs to find their home forever. […]

South LA continues to see an increase in pet adoption – Annenberg Media

Has the pandemic adoption boom faded? Not in South Los Angeles, where residents seem more willing to adopt from their local shelters. The South LA Animal Services Center opened to the public on weekends in August, and the number of adoptions is up from the same time last year. Last August, the shelter had 70 […]

Houston Humane Society to Host ‘Empty the Shelters’ Pet Adoption Event

HOUSTON, Texas (KIAH) – The Houston Humane Society is partnering with the BISSELL Pet Foundation to help pets find ‘furry’ homes during ‘Empty Shelters’ Adoption Week. From October 4-10, the BISSELL Pet Foundation will help sponsor a reduced adoption fee of $ 25 or less. You can adopt a pet at the Houston Humane Society […]

County Pet Adoption Center Offers Special Offers To Help Pets Find Loving Homes Life

Dogs and cats of all ages, sizes and activity levels are now available at the St. Charles County Pet Adoption Center, located at 4850 Mid Rivers Mall Drive in St. Peters. To encourage adoptions and help find loving homes for shelter pets, staff at the Division of Humane Services have several special fall adoption offers, […]

Local Geico Office Partners with Animal Adoption Agency to Host Adoption Event

By Hannah Caver, Editor TRUSSVILLE – Local Geico owner Greg Armstrong is connecting with Rebecca’s Paws and Claws, Inc. Remlap (RPACI) to host an event at the Ferus Entertainment District on Saturday, October 9 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., allowing a variety of pets the opportunity to a new home. Adopt Mikie from RPACI […]

Pet adoption in the Seekonk-Swansea area: new dogs and cats added this week

If you were hoping to add a ball of four-legged love and affection to your family, look no further than these Seekonk-Swansea area animal shelters for a pet you can take home. According to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, more than 6 million pets are returned or taken away by […]

BC SPCA is offering 50% off pet adoption prices starting today

Looking to add to the family? Animal lovers have the perfect opportunity to adopt a new furry friend this week! To help free up space at animal shelters, the BC SPCA is offering 50% off all adoption fees in the province. “Many of our shelters are currently very full with animals seized or released from […]

‘Fall In Love’ pet adoptions take place on Saturday

HOUSTON, Texas (KIAH) The Houston Humane Society is waiving adoption fees for VIP dogs and cats this Saturday. It’s all part of the shelter’s “Fall in Love” adoption event to help pets staying over 30 days find forever homes. For one day only, the Houston Humane Society waives adoption fees. It’s the start of the […]

Adopt, Don’t Buy: DBKL Resumes Pet Adoption Campaign in Hope of Finding Loving Homes for Stray Animals | Life

Anyone interested in adopting stray animals from the DBKL pound should first make an appointment before visiting the center. – Photo via Facebook / DewanBandarayaKualaLumpur PETALING JAYA, September 24 – Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) resumed its pet adoption campaign two days ago to encourage animal lovers to adopt their stray animals. Its director of […]

St. Charles County Pet Adoption Center offers special fall offers to help pets find loving homes

File photo Dogs and cats of all ages, sizes, and activity levels are now available at the St. Charles County Pet Adoption Center, located at 4850 Mid Rivers Mall Drive in St. Peters. To encourage adoptions and help find loving homes for pets, Humane Services Division staff are offering several special fall adoption offers, including: […]

Clear the Shelters: Potter League to host pet adoption campaign on Saturday

The Potter League for Animals today announced its participation in the Clear the Shelters pet adoption campaign on Saturday, September 18 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. On Saturday, the Potter League will offer half-price adoption fees for adult dogs, cats and puppies, and adoption fees for kittens will be reduced by 25% to help […]

The Baltimore Humane Society encourages the adoption of pets with a dog named Buddy

The Baltimore Humane Society encourages the adoption of pets with a dog named Buddy Update: September 13, 2021 at 6:50 a.m. EDT Hide transcription Show transcript JENNIFER: IT’S TIME TO INTRODUCE YOURSELF TO A PET LOOKING FOR A GOOD HOME. JOIN WITH US PLUS, KATE PIKA FROM THE BALTIMORE HUMANE SOCIETY. SEE YOU THIS MORNING. […]

Marshall Pet Adoption Center Collects Donations for Hurricane Victims | News

Hurricane Ida turned east before making landfall and spared Texas, but devastated our neighbors in Louisiana. Similar to what happened last year with Hurricane Laura, Houma and surrounding areas were particularly hard hit by Hurricane Ida. The Marshall Pet Adoption Center (MPAC) is working to help Louisiana families devastated by history by providing space in […]

‘Get Your Licks on Route 66’ pet adoption day kicks off in Van Nuys – Daily News

Locals arrive to adopt pets at the 13th Annual Get Your Licks on Route 66 on Saturday, September 4, 2021. A nationwide pet adoption tour has started in the East Valley Los Angeles Animal Services at Van Nuys. The tour aims to forever find pet homes in animal shelters as it makes its way to […]

Stars shine for global pet adoption awareness campaign

RANCHO SANTA FE, California, September 2, 2021 / PRNewswire / – This month, the Helen Woodward Animal Center will once again join hands with animal welfare advocates and organizations around the world for the 9th annual Remember Me Thursday® (RMT). Honored on the fourth Thursday in September, the campaign calls on animal lovers and animal […]

Weekend features secret dinner, improv comedy, pet adoption event

What awaits you this weekend? A low-key shindig, spontaneous satire, and a collaborative effort to house furry friends. Here are more details on these and other festivities: White Augusta Dinner: Progressive Dinner Pop-Up Augusta and Garden City Jazz organize a unique and exclusive dining experience on Saturdays. Attendees will enjoy a three-course dinner at three […]

‘Vanderpump Dogs’ Lisa Vanderpump shares her pet adoption tips – NBC Los Angeles

Reality TV star Lisa Vanderpump uses her magic to match adorable rescues with her colorful clientele at the Vanderpump Dogs Rescue Center on Peacock’s “Vanderpump Dogs”. Vanderpump Dog Rescue, located on West Third Street in West Hollywood, matches the right dog with the right person coming through the door. The organization has rescued 2,500 dogs […]

Reality TV Star Lisa Vanderpump Shares Her Pet Adoption Tips

Reality star Lisa Vanderpump uses her magic to match adorable rescues with her colorful clientele at Vanderpump Dogs Rescue Center on Peacock’s “Vanderpump Dogs.” Vanderpump Dog Rescue, located on West Third Street in West Hollywood, matches the right dog with the right person coming through the door. The organization has rescued 2,500 dogs since it […]

Reality Star Lisa Vanderpump Shares Her Pet Adoption Tips | KTAB

Reality star Lisa Vanderpump uses her magic to match adorable rescues with her colorful clientele at Vanderpump Dogs Rescue Center on Peacock’s “Vanderpump Dogs.” Vanderpump Dog Rescue, located on West Third Street in West Hollywood, matches the right dog with the right person coming through the door. The organization has rescued 2,500 dogs since it […]

Reality TV star Lisa Vanderpump shares her pet adoption tips – KTSM 9 News

Reality star Lisa Vanderpump uses her magic to match adorable rescues with her colorful clientele at the Vanderpump Dogs Rescue Center on Peacock’s “Vanderpump Dogs.” Vanderpump Dog Rescue, located on West Third Street in West Hollywood, matches the right dog with the right person who walks through the door. The organization has rescued 2,500 dogs […]

Canberra RSPCA Reports Increase in Pet Adoption, Predicts Rate to Double During Covid Lockdown | Canberra weather

coronavirus, Canberra, ACT, Animals, Pets, Covid The pet adoption rate in the territory increased during the last Covid lockdown and is expected to double the average. However, the RSPCA is warning would-be adopters not to make impulsive decisions to protect animals and to avoid further pressure on the chronic shortage of veterinarians. It comes as […]

Pima Animal Care Center offers offers for the adoption of pets to make room for the shelter

The Pima Animal Care Center seeks to match furry friends with loving humans during a month of “Clear the Shelters” events. The PACC is offering an adoption promotion every week until September 19 to free up space at the shelter. “We are very happy that this adoption event is taking place at PACC! Said Monica […]

Help KPRC 2 clean up the shelters with our annual pet adoption campaign!

HOUSTON – KPRC 2 is proud to once again join NBC and Telemundo’s Clear the Shelters initiative and to team up with Telemundo Houston and Houston-area animal shelters to host the seventh National Clear the Shelters National Pet Adoption Campaign from August 23 to September 19. Participating animal shelters in the Houston area may offer […]

The pandemic has seen a spike in pet adoption, and not just for furry friends. Little RES Q founder Marc Ouellette knows that for some families, turtles are just the right gear

Marc Ouellette came through his interest in turtles as many people did: through the pizza-loving quartet that crawled out of the sewers and into the hearts of children in the 80s. While the affection of some fans for the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles waned, Ouellette stayed with him until adulthood. He started Little RES Q […]

Clear the Shelters pet adoption campaign kicks off Monday – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

NBCUniversal and Telemundo are partnering again with animal shelters across the country for the annual Clear the Shelters adoption campaign, which kicks off Monday. At Fort Worth Animal Care & Control, over 1,000 dogs and cats are awaiting adoption. “We are very overcapacity,” said supervisor Anastasia Ramsey. “We have dogs that have been waiting for […]

Franklin County pet adoption event scheduled for Sunday

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) – If you find yourself looking for a friend forever, the Franklin County Animal Shelter might have one waiting for you. The shelter will be hosting a pet adoption event on Sunday August 22 from noon to 4 p.m. at the Barkley Pet Market, located behind the Kroger Plaza in Rocky […]

San Bernardino to Offer Pet Adoption Discounts at “Clear the Shelters” Event – San Bernardino Sun

Kittens await adoption at the San Bernardino Animal Shelter on Wednesday August 18, 2021. The property will be participating in the “Clear the Shelter’s” event, which runs from August 23 to September 19. During this time, the shelter will be offering various promotions and discounts to encourage the adoption of pets, especially long-stay dogs. (Photo […]

St. Petersburg’s River Street Market in Old Town hosts pet adoption event

PETERSBURG – The River Street Market Dog Days of Summer takes place this Saturday. Three local shelters will be on site with furry friends in the hopes of being adopted. “We are very happy to be able to host this event again to help these animals find a home during this stressful time,” said Cheryl […]

Pet Connections Magazine / CARMAA Partner to Boost Awareness of Pet Adoption Resources

The event will feature adoptable dogs from several shelter and rescue organizations in western Pennsylvania, and offer attendees a variety of activities from specialist providers. Pittsburg Pet Connections Magazine, along with Robinson Animal Hospital and The Waterfront, have partnered with the Coalition to Adopt, Rehome, and Match Abandoned Animals (CARMAA) to support DogtoberFEST 2021. Hosted […]

Coronavirus restrictions lead to increased demand

Australians buy thousands of pets every week as devastating lockdowns encourage us to seek additional support from furry companions. One of Australia’s largest animal welfare charities, PetRescue, says Australians started buying pets en masse from the start of the pandemic and the trend has shown no signs of slowing down. “We’re actually seeing a lot […]

What participating pet adoption centers should know – NBC Chicago

Exceeding the capacity of the population can often be a problem for animal shelters. The month-long Clear the Shelter virtual event helps alleviate some of this overcrowding. Starting August 23, adopting a four-legged friend is possible through the adoption event. With the pandemic underway, the usual one-day event is expected to run through September 19, […]

Max Scherzer Pays Pet Adoption Fee In Washington This Week

Max and his wife Erica are funding the adoption fees until August 10 as a thank you to the DC community. WASHINGTON – All-Star pitcher Max Scherzer and his wife Erica are funding adoption fees for each animal adopted from DC’s Humane Rescue Alliance until August 10. The seven-day adoption event is the Scherzers’ way […]

Marshall Pet Adoption Center gets the finishing touches ahead of the grand opening | News

Friends of Marshall Animals (FOMA) is putting the finishing touches on the newly completed Marshall Animal Adoption Center ahead of next week’s opening event. FOMA volunteers gathered at the center earlier this week to finish painting and put other finishing touches on the new center. This is all ahead of next Monday’s grand opening event, […]

Max and Erica Scherzer Cover Pet Adoption Fees for One Week at DC’s Largest Animal Shelter

Although Max Scherzer is no longer with the Nationals after his recent interact with the Los Angeles Dodgers, The All Star pitcher and his wife Erica thank the DC community by covering all adoption costs to the Humane Rescue Alliance from Wednesday August 4 through Tuesday August 10. The weeklong promotion comes at a critical […]

Max Scherzer and Wife Erica Will Pay Pet Adoption Fees as Thanks to DC – NBC4 Washington

Max and Erica Scherzer Pay Pet Adoption Fees Because Thanks to DC originally appeared on NBC Sports Washington As Max Scherzer prepares to make his first start Wednesday as a member of the Los Angeles Dodgers, he and his wife Erica are saying “thank you” to the DC community for supporting them during their seven […]

Animal Care Center’s College Point pet adoption event brings together dozens of new ‘furever’ friends –

Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 election in your district and across New York Five dogs and 14 cats – 12 kittens and two adult cats – found their “furever” homes during the Animal Care Center (ACC) mobile pet adoption campaign in College Point […]

Humane Society Hosts Music Festival After Successful Month Of Pet Adoption | Local News

THOMASVILLE – The Thomasville-Thomas County Humane Society wraps up a successful month of pet adoption with its first Dog Days of Summer music festival. The event begins at 9 a.m. Saturday at Hubs and Hops and will feature live music from Tallahassee band Garnet and Soul, local band The Leftovers and Trey Trebony throughout the […]

Pet adoption trends slow in light of late 40s

When COVID-19 first triggered a quarantine last March, forcing everyone to stay indoors, local pet experts and animal adoption professionals reported business was booming. However, this pace seems to have slowed down somewhat. Some say pet adoptions have returned to steady levels, while others seem to see their adoptions continue to remain high. At least […]

Best Pet Adoption 2021 | San Antonio Humanitarian Society | Around the city

Winner: San Antonio Humane Society 4804 Fredericksburg Road (210) 226-7461 Adding a four-legged friend to the family is a big decision, and having expert help is invaluable. The main complex of the San Antonio Humane Society in Fredericksburg is airy, spacious, and has been designed with the welfare of its resident animals at the […]

Clovis pet adoption center opens after 16 months

CLOVIS, Calif. (KGPE) – If you’re looking for company and a loyal friend, Miss Winkles is here for you. The pet adoption center in Clovis opened on Tuesday after 16 months of welcoming families by appointment only or relying on social media to promote four-legged friends. “On Saturday July 31, we will have a reopening […]

Pet adoption fee reduced to $ 5 as shelters fill up at RivCo

RIVERSIDE COUNTY, CA – An increase in pounds at animal shelters in Riverside County has prompted the Department of Animal Services to lower adoption fees for the rest of the month in hopes of moving dogs and cats out of the cages towards the houses. “We loved watching so many pets being adopted during (public […]

Furkids, PetSmart Partner of National Pet Adoption Week

ATLANTA, GA – Adopt a feline friend – or two, or maybe even three – at one of the six PetSmart locations on the Atlanta subway during National Pet Adoption Week, which began on the 19th. July and will continue until Sunday. Furkids Animal Rescue and Shelters and PetSmart Charities, an Atlanta-based nonprofit, place 150 […]

Humane Society of North Texas cancels mega pet adoption event due to distemper concerns

Humane Society of North Texas cancels mega pet adoption event due to distemper concerns The organization said it was awaiting test results for a highly contagious and deadly disease known as distemper. FORT WORTH, Texas – The Humane Society of North Texas mega pet adoption event at the Will Rogers Memorial Center later this month […]

Oklahoma City Animal Welfare Hosts Free Pet Adoption Event This Weekend

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – If you wanted to bring a cuddly, loving pet into your home, now is your chance to do it for free. Oklahoma City Animal Welfare, 2811 SE 29th St., is having a free dog and cat adoption event this weekend, starting today, Saturday July 10, from noon to 5:30 p.m. Community […]

COVID-19: Pet adoption rate, increased plant sales amid outbreak

By Hsu Cho-hsun, Yeh Yung-chien and Jake Chung / Staff Journalists, with Editor-in-Chief Pet adoption rates and plant sales have increased amid a nationwide Level 3 COVID-19 alert as people seek companionship and ways to care for the House. The Taoyuan Animal Welfare Bureau said on Friday that its pet adoption rate reached 88% this […]

Mellow Mushroom in Vinings to Host Pet Adoption Event on June 26

Photo courtesy of Best Friend Animal Society Posted By: Larry Felton Johnson June 25, 2021 On Saturday June 26 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Vinings’ Mellow Mushroom restaurant will be hosting a pet adoption event. You can order a meal combination with pizza, beer and pretzels specially prepared for the event, and a portion […]

Thousands of people raised for Marshall Pet Adoption Center with mural campaign

MARSHALL, Texas (KSLA) – Caring East Texas residents continue to rally around Marshall’s new animal adoption center. To raise funds for equipment, furnishings and props inside the must-have facility, animal lovers have the opportunity to submit a photo of their best four-legged friends in exchange for a donation. The Wall of Love mural project has […]

Twin-Cities Pet Adoption Center Gets Additional Resources From Local Car Dealership

NORMAL, Ill. (WMBD / WYZZ) – Staff at the Humane Society of Central Illinois were greeted with a donation of just over $ 3,000 Thursday afternoon from Subaru of Bloomington-Normal. “We partner with Subaru as a manufacturer, and through the dealership, through our employees and our customers. Vehicle purchases, and when customers come to have […]

‘Our Shelter Is Breaking Up’: North Myrtle Beach Businesses Sponsor Pet Adoption Fees

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, South Carolina – The Humane Society of North Myrtle Beach is partnering with shelters across South Carolina by participating in the statewide adoption event called Pick Me SC. Adoption fees for adult cats and dogs adopted by the Humane Society of North Myrtle Beach will be sponsored by businesses in the area: […]

Shelter offering adoption discounts, waiving some animal adoption fees | Local News

With the lifting of pandemic restrictions and the kitten season accelerating, the Aiken County Animal Shelter is experiencing unusually high numbers of homeless pets. The refuge is at full capacity. Therefore, FOTAS and ACAS are happy to participate in Pick Me! SC of June 27. During this 10 day period, the county shelter will offer […]

Kyle Busch raises awareness about pet adoption as he continues Nascar story

Kyle Busch will sport a special Toyota Camry Pedigree Foundation at the Nashville Superspeedway. Joe gibbs racing Seven adorable dogs for adoption will be featured on Kyle Busch’s Toyota Camry this weekend at Nashville Superspeedway thanks to the Pedigree Foundation. Busch, the all-time winning leader in the Nascar Xfinity Series, aims to win his 100th […]

Roanoke Valley SPCA and Angels of Assisi to participate in annual pet adoption event and golf tournament on Saturday

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) – Whether you’re looking for a new furry friend or a fun round of golf, Saturday’s 7th Annual Pet Adoption Event and Wendy M. Bowling Golf Tournament both offers and benefits to two animal shelters in the Roanoke Valley! The Pet Adoption Event and Wendy M. Bowling Golf Tournament – which will […]

With pet adoption at an all-time high in Massachusetts, 60 kittens arrive at southern shelters

If you are looking to adopt a cat in Massachusetts, MSPCA-Angell has a pet for you. Sixty new kittens arrived Tuesday at the Northeast Animal Shelter in Salem and at the MSPCA-Cape Cod in Centerville from Chattanooga, Tennessee. The kittens are all around eight weeks old and healthy, according to MSPCA-Angell, who also said they […]

Update on Maui Pet Adoption Story That Won $ 50,000 for the Maui Humane Society

Rory, daughter Holly, 11, and foster dog Kaia. PC: Petco Love / Maui Humane Society. Each year, the Petco Love Stories Grants Campaign, in partnership with Skechers BOBS, invites adopters to share how their pets have changed their lives to give the organizations they adopted the chance to raise funds to save families. lives. Last […]

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