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Oct 19, 2017, 09:09 ET Displaced Paws Connects Pet Owners Facing Natural Disaster Related Crises with Temporary Foster Homes for Beloved Companion Animals

Adopt-a-Pet.com, North America's largest non-profit pet adoption website, has expanded its emergency pet foster program to California in an effort...


Sep 27, 2017, 09:09 ET Animal Welfare Organizations And Companies Come Together To Help Families Find Missing Pets Following Hurricanes

In an unprecedented move, 17 animal welfare organizations and private companies have come together in a coalition to share database information...


Sep 21, 2017, 08:03 ET Adopt-a-Pet.com and the Petco Foundation Find Pets Their Forever Home with the Launch of Rehome

Adopt-a-Pet.com and the Petco Foundation are excited to announce the launch of Rehome, a seamless peer-to-peer service that makes pet adoption easy...


Sep 11, 2017, 08:07 ET Emergency Hotline RescueMyAnimal.org/1-833-RESCUE-8 Gives Hurricane Victims a Fast, Easy Way to Report Pets in Need of Rescue

In an effort to make disaster pet-rescue efforts even more effective, Adopt-a-Pet.com has launched RescueMyAnimal.org and 1-833-RESCUE-8 to provide...


Sep 07, 2017, 08:52 ET "Foster a Hurricane Pet" Connects Pet Owning Evacuees with Emergency Pet Foster Homes Ahead of Hurricane Irma

Adopt-a-Pet.com, North America's largest non-profit pet adoption website, is urging South Floridians and others evacuating ahead of Hurricane Irma...


Dec 10, 2012, 05:20 ET Adopt-a-Pet.com Urges Pet Owners to Protect Their Pets From the Hidden Hazards of Winter

-- Celebrity Veterinarian Dr. Patrick Mahaney Unveils the Top Five Dangers To Avoid During The Holiday Season and Beyond --  Rock salt,...


Oct 15, 2012, 17:42 ET Why Pets Should Be Included in the Presidential Debate

The following is a statement by Abbie Moore, Executive Director of Adopt-a-Pet.com: Yes, I want to hear about Mitt Romney's tax plan.  And,...


May 25, 2012, 10:32 ET Marlins Pitcher Mark Buehrle and Wife Jamie to Kick Off Dual Pet-Adoption Campaigns This Saturday

MIAMI, May 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Miami Marlins pitcher Mark Buehrle and his wife, the noted companion-animal activist Jamie...


Oct 26, 2010, 04:30 ET White Sox Pitcher Mark Buehrle Launching Pet-Adoption Billboard and PSA Campaign Today

White Sox pitcher Mark Buehrle has a message for the city of Chicago: adopt a shelter pet.  Buehrle and his wife Jamie have partnered with...


Aug 25, 2009, 09:15 ET Celebrities Use Twitter To Save Shelter Pets' Lives

Adopt-a-Pet.com, North America's largest non-profit pet adoption web service, announces the official launch of TwitterACritter, a new social...


Jan 08, 2009, 10:00 ET TIME Magazine's Icon Maker of the Year, Artist Shepard Fairey, Joins Adopt-a-Pet.Com to Kick Off National Campaign

Adopt-a-Pet.com's ADOPT Campaign launches muttslikeme.com and features a new iconic image created by Shepard Fairey -- modeled on Fairey's Obama...