Petfinder Foundation News

Success Story: Green Acres Animal Rescue

Abby was an 8-year-old terrier whose owner passed away. She was shy and depressed. She would lie around and curl up in a ball and just stay by herself. After we bought toys and some soft crinkle toys, a special small bed, and some treats for her, she came out of her shell.

We had a crinkl...
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Success Story: Austin German Shepherd Rescue

Madison was originally adopted from AGSDR back in 2010. She came back into our care after she was surrendered to the San Antonio Animal Shelter in June 2020. Madison had a rope tied around her right rear leg and a mangled foot. The vet diagnosed her with a degloving injury, foot necrosis, gangren...
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Success Story: Saugerties Animal Shelter

Buddy (first three photos) is a Manchester terrier who came to our shelter incredibly overweight. He was depressed and hardly able to move. In our care, Buddy has not only been put on a diet, he is also getting some much-needed exercise. It was not long after Buddy’s arrival that we discovered ...
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Success Story: Companion Animal Rescue and Education

Kitka (first photo) arrived at our facility some time ago. She is a super-active and very young Rottweiler. With her strength and energy as well as her anxiety, she rapidly destroyed most of the items she was provided for enrichment, and she did so at such a speed that the items rarely performed ...
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Success Story: Bay Area Pet Adoptions

Odin is just one of the 36 animals whom the Petfinder Foundation Disaster Grant significantly helped.

Odin was an 11-year-old shepherd mix who arrived at our shelter with weakness and pain in his back end, significant hair loss, open sores, and severely itchy skin, in addition to being cak...
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