Archives: Partner Success Stories

Fostering a Pet Can Change Your Life

If you’ve been thinking of doing it, if you’ve been feeling the need to help, now’s the time. Foster a shelter pet and help save a life! Shelters and rescues across the nation are looking for foster parents for various pets in their care. Become a foster parent and discover… Read more »

Lifesaving by the Numbers

This is the math reality of animal sheltering – there is a building, animals come in, and animals go out. Since facility capacity is limited, to avoid unnecessary euthanasia, the number of animals going out must equal the number coming in. It’s that simple. On March 14, 2020, Dallas Animal Services,… Read more »

What to Expect When You Adopt

Bigger smiles. Cozier naps. Warmer welcomes every time you walk in the door. When you adopt a pet, so many things change for the better. Adopting a pet brightens your life and adds unconditional love every day. And not only do you give a loving home to a shelter pet,… Read more »

Mission K9 Ensures Military Working Dogs Retire at Home

When Kristen Maurer learned that contract military working dogs are often euthanized or released, rather than being retired at home, she knew she had to do something. Kristen founded Mission K9 with the goal to rescue, reunite, re-home, rehabilitate and repair any retired working dog that has served mankind in… Read more »

$200 Million Invested in Lifesaving

Since 1999, the Petco Foundation has worked tirelessly to inspire pet lovers across the country to join us in our journey to create a lifesaving nation. The Petco Foundation believes that all animals deserve to live their best life, and we are committed to investing in organizations that make the… Read more »

All for the Love of those Animals Impacted by Harvey

As a national non-profit, the Petco Foundation is always there to support in times of need. When the small organizations in Baton Rouge were devastated by the 2016 flood, we were there to support their needs, including funding their rebuilding efforts. So before Harvey made landfall, the Foundation team proactively… Read more »