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 6.5 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.



Join us in saving animal lives

When we all pledge to save lives, our acts of love come together to make a big difference for animals.


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Supporting shelters during COVID-19: We are committed to supporting our shelter partners’ most critical needs as they face the dual responsibilities of protecting human health and saving animal lives through this crisis.

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Unsung Heroes

The Petco Foundation and Victoria Stilwell are honoring Unsung Heroes across the nation for their extraordinary lifesaving efforts on behalf of animals. These inspiring stories prove the difference that one person can make in creating a better world for pets.

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Love Stories

Reeths-Puffer + Buddy

First graders at a Michigan elementary school used a class exercise in “persuasive writing” to convince school administrators to adopt a school pet. The students wrote letters to their principal, citing evidence on why dogs are important for kids and the benefits of dogs in schools.

Reeths-Puffer Elementary, Muskegon, Michigan

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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.

Feb 29 - Mar 29

Love Changes Everything

Love Changes Everything

Petco Stores

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Mar 9 - Mar 27

Innovation Showdown Wildcard Voting

Innovation Showdown Wildcard Voting


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May 2 - May 31

Pet Cancer Awareness

Lifesaving Care for Pets

Petco Stores

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Jun 13

Be A Foster

Be A Foster

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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.