Tag : animal rescue

All they want is a furever Home for the Holidays!

10 years ago / 3 comments

The Oregon Humane Society is asking the public to open their hearts to nearly 200 special shelter animals who are looking for a Home for the Holidays this December. Some of these pets have been patiently waiting for adoption for more than three months.

Beau’s Work

10 years ago / 0 comments

When a senior citizen facility contacted Paws for a Cause in New Brighton, Minn., about adopting a dog they saw on Petfinder, the staff did its usual screening. They visited the center to see if it was a suitable placement, and then they brought Beau out for a visit.

It’s Adopt a Senior Pet Month!

10 years ago / 8 comments

We got this from the SHS…your local shelter has some great dogs just check on Petfinder.com! The Seattle Humane Society is celebrating Adopt-a-Senior-Pet Month throughout November!  All month long, adoption fees are waived on …

New book Puppy School donates proceeds to dog rescue

10 years ago / 1 comments

Puppy School is a story about two dogs named Monkey and Burton who are unlikely friends.

The Lucky Seven

10 years ago / 0 comments

When seven dogs from Canada hopped on a plane bound for Best Friends, they had an entire community standing by to send them off with cheers and well-wishes. No big surprise, though, considering that …

Adopt-a-Less Adoptable-Pet Week

10 years ago / 7 comments

Lots of dogs are hard to adopt. Big black labs and dogs with special problems, and senior dogs too – I had a bad leg that had to have a brace so people didn’t …

Joey’s Home Senior Dog Rescue, Inc.

10 years ago / 3 comments

By Dana Larson In most dog rescues and animal shelters, senior dogs are often overlooked for brand new puppies. However, senior dogs need just as much love, and are often a better choice for …

Book about Michael Vick’s dogs is now out

10 years ago / 2 comments

The wait is officially over: The Lost Dogs: Michael Vick’s Dogs and Their Tale of Rescue and Redemption by Jim Gorant, an in-depth look behind the scenes of the Michael Vick case and “where …

Petfinder.com Annual Fund Drive

10 years ago / 1 comments

Donate to the Petfinder.com Foundation Annual Fund Drive

A Happy Tail from Petfinder.com

10 years ago / 1 comments

Freckles was a puppy mill pup. At nine months, Plain & Fancy Animal Rescue in Lancaster County, Pa., saved him from a degraded life and posted his description and photo on Petfinder. Within a week, Terry Shepler of Myerstown, Pa., saw his description and decided to give him a chance for a happy home.