• On May 7th and 8th Find Love at Your Local Petco Store During the Mutts Adoption Event Weekend!

      Inspired by Patrick McDonnell’s heartwarming comic strip MUTTS featuring Mooch and Earl, the Mutts Adoption Event – brought to you by the Petco Foundation – celebrates the love that can change the world for pet without a home. And your life just might be changed too! During this national event, thousands of pets will [...]

  • Coldwell Banker knows who makes a house a home!

    Hint: he’s furry and adores you As North America’s largest non-profit pet adoption website on a mission to find loving homes for every shelter pet, we know the importance of a home. A real home. One filled with love and laughter that serves as the backdrop for memories that last a lifetime with those we [...]

  • It’s Time for Adopt-a-Pet.com’s 4th Annual Great American Pooch Smooch and Kitty Kiss!

    It’s that time of year again! Get ready because this Valentine’s Day pet lovers all over the globe are invited to share their #PoochSmooch and #KittyKiss photos to encourage pet adoption. YOU know your adopted pet is awesome. WE know your adopted pet is awesome. Now it’s time for EVERYONE to know! Here’s how you [...]

  • You’re Invited to the Adoption Event of the Year

      If you’re looking to add a furry family member to your pack, you don’t want to miss the Homes For Dogs National Adoption Weekend, brought to you by Adopt-a-Pet.com and Coldwell Banker Real Estate! All across the country, awesome dogs will be waiting to meet you and find loving adopters to take them home [...]

  • Video: The Homes For Dogs Project Will Find Love For 20,000 Shelter Dogs This Year!

    The Homes for Dogs Project, which kicked off earlier this month, is a collaboration between Coldwell Banker and Adopt-a-Pet.com and aims to find loving homes for 20,000 of the awesome shelter dogs available for adoption on Adopt-a-Pet.com in 2015. As part of this fun campaign, we recently spent the day with the pet-loving Coldwell Banker [...]

  • Oskar the Famous Special Needs Cat!

    There is an owner for every pet and a pet for every owner. Even the ones with special needs. Caring for special needs pets isn’t a burden – it’s actually an especially rewarding, fulfilling journey! Just ask Mick and Bethany Szydlowski who rescued a blind kitten you may have heard of named Oskar. Oskar is [...]

  • Be a Part of an Amazing Transformation: Foster a Pet

    I dare you to watch these two videos without being totally inspired.  Recently, our own Laurie Wisneski and her husband Frank opened their home to a special foster dog named Chauncy.  Frank, a photographer, volunteers his time with United Hope for Animals, taking amazing photos of the animals in the Baldwin Park Animal Shelter. This [...]

  • Facts about Pet Ownership in the U.S.

    Americans love owning a pets!! That’s a generalization,  but one based on statistical facts from huge surveys that are conducted on an ongoing basis, and compiled every year by some very reputable research organizations. There are some very interesting facts that these studies reveal about pet ownership in the U.S. – and we’ve included some [...]

  • Two Local Animal Shelters Partner With Pet Store

    Recently two Western PA animals shelters announced that they have worked an agreement with a local pet store, and the store will now only carry shelter pets in its inventory only. The entire story can be read at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.com. We really applaud the hard work of both the Animal Rescue League of Western [...]

  • An Animal Rescue Run By Nearly All Children

    Hard workers who are committed to helping our county’s shelter animals come in all shapes and sizes. The Dalhart Animal Wellness Group and Sanctuary (D.A.W.G.S.) in the Texas panhandle is proof positive of that! This very special animal rescue group is run almost entirely by children. One historic spring in 2003, school teacher Dianne Trull [...]