All for Love

The love of pets changes everything. Love is why at the Petco Foundation, we bring pets in need together with loving people—with 6 million pets adopted so far. By supporting pet adoption and our lifesaving efforts, you can put your love into action, too. Together, let’s create a better world for pets.



Show your love for animals—and help every pet find the loving home they deserve.

our loving impact

Learn how we make a significant, lifesaving impact for pets in communities across the country.

adopt a pet

Change your life and a pet’s by choosing adoption. So many good things begin with love.

National Adoption Event Weekends

Every month, the Petco Foundation hosts adoption events nationwide. Find an adoption event near you—and discover love. Meet adoptable pets from local animal welfare organizations at a Petco near you!

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Holiday Wishes

Share the big and small ways that your pet brightens your life each and every day to help make Holiday Wishes come true for the animal welfare organization where you adopted your pet. Winning adopters will receive a Petco shopping spree AND the organization they adopted from will receive up to $100,000 in lifesaving grant awards. In partnership with BOBs for Dogs from Skechers and Petco.

Love Stories

George + Sam

When a German Shepherd named Sam meets a veteran named George, it’s love at first sight. With ties to the Navy, these constant companions are making the most of their golden years together.

George, Orange County, California

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skechers partners with petco foundation

Footwear Company and National Pet Brand Announce Their Plan to Help Save Animal Lives and Improve Pet Health Through Pet Adoptions and Animal Welfare Programs.

Our Campaigns and Events

From in-store fundraising campaigns to local adoption events, there's always a new way to show your love—and help make big things happen for animals.

Aug 12 - Sep 23

Holiday Wishes Application Period

Holiday Wishes Application


Event Details

Sep 21 - Sep 22

September Adoption Event

September Adoption Event

Petco Stores

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Oct 5 - Oct 6

October Adoption Event

October Adoption Event

Petco Stores

Event Details

Oct 5 - Oct 27

Helping Heroes

All For Helping Heroes

Petco Stores

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looking to partner with us?

We work with more than 4,000 organizations across the country, investing in adoption and medical care programs, spay and neuter services, pet cancer research, service and therapy animals, and numerous other initiatives.