Petfinder Foundation News


Success Story: Canine Castaways, Inc.

This grant allowed us to specifically improve the long dog runs, which gave the larger dogs in our care, such as Luna, Tia and Zoey, and improved play area. Prior to the improvements, it was nearly impossible to keep grass growing in those areas. Due to the dogs' activity, we were constantly co...
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Success Story: Humane Society of Raleigh County, Inc.

Our purchase of a Honeywell Heat Recovery Ventilator and two UV lights for air filtration will help to improve air quality for all our animals. One example is Cashew (pictured). Cashew is a pretty baby that came into the shelter with an injured leg and required a cast. She is recovering nicely. She ...
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Success Story: Animal Protective Association of Missouri

Athena, a 3-year-old Jack Russell mix, came to the APA as a transfer from a rural shelter in Missouri on Oct. 13, 2015. Athena was extremely shy and nervous when she arrived at the APA. She had probably been in a few households and at least one other shelter before she arrived at our shelter. The st...
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Success Story: Baywater Animal Rescue

Kaya (first two photos) is a 23-month-old red-nose pit bull who came under our care after her owner showed up one evening before closing looking to surrender her. He stated she had become food aggressive with the other dogs in their house. We could count vertebrae and ribs on Kaya's small frame...
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Success Story: Last Hope Cat Kingdom

We recently held an open house to show off the shelter's new look. A lovely family heard about the event and came to look for a kitten to adopt. Filmore (first photo) was taken off the streets of Atwater and nursed back to health by one of our dedicated volunteers. He now has a wonderful foreve...
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