Petfinder Foundation News

petsalive

Success Story: Pets Alive

This grant was for expansion of our Humane Education Program. We are currently in Phase 1 of the project, that being creation of the expanded program, finding suitable space to hold the education sessions, and marketing / raising awareness. Our goal is to kick off the first session in early 2018. To...
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ginger-4

Success Story: Ark-Valley Humane Society

This grant was able to really help a 4-year-old female pit bull mix named Ginger who had been at Ark-Valley Humane Society for almost a whole year. Ginger underwent some treatment when she was first admitted to the shelter that required her to be on kennel rest for a good chunk of time. When she was...
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ruby

Success Story: Placer County Animal Services

Ruby (first and second photos) has been at our shelter since April 2017 and has had a tough time finding the right adopter. She originally displayed some unpredictable behavior around dogs, so our staff decided to see how she would do in a playgroup to get a better feel for behaviors. Staff was incr...
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patty

Success Story: Placer County Animal Services

Patty Pocket came into our shelter in December 2016. She tested positive for heartworm during her medical evaluation. Due to the long-term course of treatment and need for a pet to stay quiet, we decided to use our newly updated quiet room to give Patty Pocket a place to live outside of her kennel w...
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Parent-and-Me

Success Story: Cat Depot

Athena is currently our longest-term resident. She has greatly enjoyed the visits from the children -- you can see her playing in the photo (she is the tortoiseshell cat in the foreground). The Parent and Me program and all the extra company and attention have helped her overcome some of her shyness...
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