Petfinder Foundation News

Success Story: Animal Rescue New Orleans

Trylah was a dog pulled from [an open-intake] shelter. She would do so well at adoption events, but did not show well in her run. She was very exited and would jump and bark. We started giving her peanut-butter Kongs on a regular basis. This seemed to help her get some of her anxiety out. Thanks ...
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Success Story: Helping Animals Live Tomorrow

We pulled Teddy from a high[-intake] county shelter over the Fourth of July. He came to us with severe diarrhea. In the two weeks he was in the shelter, he had lost 16 lbs., and once in our care, he continued to drop weight at an alarming rate. We took him to the vet and test results stated no gi...
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Success Story: Lake Norman Humane

We have had several pets succumb to stress or resource-guarding, and this grant has helped to alleviate stress and fixation. During high-traffic times and as rewards, our amazing pups are receiving stimulation with these Kongs. Pictured from top are Noble, a sweet 1-year-old male pit mix who came...
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Success Story: Pennsylvania SPCA

Brownie, a young pit-bull mix, arrived at our shelter in June of 2018 without much longer to live – a victim of unimaginable cruelty. Brownie was found abandoned in a small park in North Philadelphia. Someone had wrapped her in a fitted sheet and left her to die. She had severe bite wounds to h...
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Success Story: Humane Society for Inland Mendocino County

Runt, a cat (first photo), was found in the Blue Lake area, not far from what was her home. We provided medical care for the burned tops of her ears, her burned feet and serious respiratory problems due to smoke inhalation. Her owner walked into the burn area to rescue her and bring her to us. H...
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