Blogs from January 2019
If you’ve ever shared your life with a pet, you know: love changes everything. It changes your mornings. It changes your routines. It changes your perspective. When you share your life with a pet, it doesn’t just change your life. It can change the world for animals, which is why Furkids and the Petco Foundation are inviting you to Discover Love at Petco! Furkids will have adoptable cats and dogs at these Petco stores for the Petco Foundation’s National Adoption Weekend on February 16 & 17. The Petco Foundation, in partnership with Furkids and thousands of local animal welfare organizations nationwide, has helped… READ MORE >
About a month ago, we came across a video from The Grey Project, an organization that helps feral cats in Cherokee County, along with this post: “Please - begging for help or for rescue!! This is the second day that we have seen this kitty at one of our locations. He does not seem to be familiar with the other cats. He is friendly.” Misunderstood and unloved, he was obviously dumped at this cat colony with no concern for him at all. He was simply thrown out like trash. He had no chance to survive outdoors on his own, and… READ MORE >
Did you adopt from Furkids?? Win prizes, help Furkids and be a part of the World’s Largest Virtual Valentine!
Win prizes, help Furkids and be a part of the World’s Largest Virtual Valentine!! It’s easy! Upload a photo or video of your pet that you adopted from #Furkids by February 13th for a chance to win prizes from the Petco Foundation and Furkids - and help Furkids win $10,000 to save even more animals!! Here are the details: HOW TO SEND YOUR VALENTINE: Go to bit.ly/sheltervalentine Click “Upload Your Valentine” Select and upload a photo of your beloved pet (you can enter up to 3) Follow the prompts to complete your submission Make sure to enter “Furkids Animal Rescue and Shelters” when… READ MORE >
Each year, PetSmart Charities gives out grant money to rescues that host adoptions in their stores. Furkids is just 64 adoptions away from completing 1,000 PetSmart adoptions and earning a $25,000 grant! If you are interested in adopting a cat, please visit our PetSmart locations. We have cats, kittens, a little bit of everything - you can scroll through and see just a few of them below. If you can’t adopt right now, please share this post to spread the word! READ MORE >