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 >
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 >
Happy Holidays everyone, 2018 was sure a whirlwind of a year! So sorry if I haven’t been able to keep in touch, I’ve moved around a lot. Here’s a quick update for those I’ve missed: I started the year off at a local animal control. They kept me warm and fed, but I just wasn’t getting the attention I needed. So, in January, I schmoozed my way into Furkids and found a nice lady to let me crash with her for a while. That was great, but I figured I needed to get out and meet more humans. I left my foster… READ MORE >
We all enjoy the holidays, and all the ribbons, wrapping and sparkly things can be pretty fun for your pets too. Since these fun things can actually harm your cat or dog, here are some ideas for enjoying a safe and fun holiday for all your family, including the kitties! Forego Holiday Plants - Mistletoe, Amaryllis, Holly, Poinsettia and Lilys are all poisonous plants. Just don’t use them, or use artificial plants. Watch the Pine Needles – If eaten, sharp ends can puncture intestines, internal organs. Think like your pet and make sure any pine needles are not accessible to… READ MORE >