Petfinder Foundation News


Success Story: Adopt-A-Dog, Inc.

Winston is one of our longer-term residents. He is an adult pit bull mix who takes a long time to warm up to new people. We knew when we met him that he would take quite some time to find the right home, but we knew he would be worth the effort to find him that family. He entered a training program ...
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Three Dogs’ Pain Eased by Emergency Medical Grants

Our Emergency Medical Grants have helped ease the suffering of three more dogs in need. These are their stories. Jessica Hillary Shluker, director of Luv of Dogz Fund, Inc., in Scottsdale, Ariz., tells us, “We took in a boxer named Jessica who was found wandering and had a prolapsed uterus. She was emaciated and in pain. We took her in...
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Two ‘Graces’ Helped by Emergency Medical Grants

We recently introduced a new type of grant, which has been welcomed by the shelters and rescue groups we support: Emergency Medical Grants. These grants are designed to help pets suffering from severe illness or injury, for whom treatment can literally mean the difference between life and death. Here are some dogs they’ve already helped. Grace Grace was discovered nearly...
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Success Story: Burbank Animal Shelter

Sponsor a Pet donations were applied directly towards the adoption fees of Beverly and Wagner. Beverly has been at the shelter since January. She is a very independent cat who will need an owner willing to spend time with her. She is a sweet girl but can be moody. She came in as a stray and is appro...
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Success Story: Recycled Poms Houston

Almond was rescued from a shelter. He was in such bad shape, we weren't sure he was a pom. It has taken a few months, but he is now neutered, current on shots, free of heartworms and microchipped and ready to find a new home. The photos are the before-and-after pictures of Recycled Poms' A...
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