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PETCO FOUNDATION DELIVERS LOVE THIS VALENTINE’S DAY

SAN ANTONIO, February 14, 2020 – The Petco Foundation, a national, nonprofit organization working to inspire and lead change for animals, has announced a commitment of more than $10 million in grant investments to support the critical work that animal welfare organizations do each day to save lives. It’s part… Read more »

The Petco Foundation Celebrates $875,000 in Holiday Wishes Grants and Announces People’s Choice Award Winners

SAN ANTONIO, December 20, 2019 – Throughout December, the Petco Foundation and BOBS from Skechers spread $875,000 in holiday cheer to animal welfare organizations nationwide during the 7th annual Holiday Wishes grant campaign. More than 100 grants ranging from $1,000 to $100,000 were inspired by pet adopters who submitted stories… Read more »

Petco Foundation Empowers Virginia Organizations To Save Shelter Pets

SAN ANTONIO, August 26, 2019 – The Petco Foundation, a national nonprofit working to inspire and lead change for animals, is providing crucial lifesaving support of more than $750,000 to help Virginia animal shelters reach their goal to save more than 90% of pets entering shelters in the state. During… Read more »

The Petco Foundation Partners with Skechers to Inspire a Lifesaving Nation, Declares June “National Foster a Pet Month”

SAN ANTONIO, June 18, 2019 – The Petco Foundation has partnered with Skechers and its charitable footwear collection, BOBS from Skechers, to kick off the Foundation’s annual “Be a Lifesaver” campaign. The campaign aims to inspire pet lovers to join together to create a lifesaving nation through fostering, adoption, volunteering… Read more »

Nation’s Top Animal Welfare Organizations Award $450,000 to Launch Lifesaving Animal Welfare Ideas at 3rd Annual Innovation Showdown

SAN ANTONIO, April 18, 2019 – Doggy dating scheduling technology, an online pet adoption communications tool that offers two-way video communication and a crowdsourcing platform to prevent animal euthanasia are this year’s winners of the 3rd Annual Innovation Showdown, a collaborative project from the Petco Foundation, The Jackson Galaxy Project… Read more »

Petco Foundation Celebrates Valentine’s Day

San Antonio, Texas (February 14, 2019) – This Valentine’s Day, the Petco Foundation, a national, nonprofit working to inspire and lead change for animals, is providing crucial lifesaving support, with more than $14 million in grant investments to animal welfare organizations across the country. The shelter pets and the people… Read more »