Thursday, May 19, 2011

Making A Difference: Help Your Favorite Shelter

Do you want to help your favorite animal rescue group or animal shelter?

Making a difference is now easier than ever!

Help your favorite shelter win a cash prize in an America's Favorite Animal Shelter contest sponsored by Care2, ASPCA and Adopt-a-Pet!

Your favorite shelter needs to be listed with, North America's largest non-profit pet-adoption web service, to be part of the contest.

The winning shelter will receive $15,000, and each week a different shelter is selected at random to win $500! 

Over 8,000 animal shelters and rescue groups already post their pets on and those pets are seen by 900,000 adopters who visit the site each month.

The service is free for shelters and for pet adopters and saves hundreds of thousands of lives!

If you don't see your favorite shelter in the list, please contact them and have an authorized shelter representative go to to sign up.

Search for your favorite shelter on here.

The “America’s Favorite Shelter” Contest, sponsored by Care2, ASPCA, and, is a chance for animal lovers to rally behind their favorite shelters. These shelters are often the last chance and refuge for thousands of animals. Now’s the chance to celebrate the work they do and help them win crucial funding. What makes your favorite animal shelter special? Say it loud, say it proud, and help them win $15,000.

Spread the word to help save the lives of homeless animals!
  • Find your favorite animal shelter or rescue group and VOTE!
  • Post flyers at the shelter, your local library, veterinary clinics, pet stores, your neighborhood coffee shop, and other local venues. Hand out flyers during your adoption events or at your adoption booths. Download a flyer.
  • Get noticed by local media. Follow these simple steps to use this contest as a way to draw local media attention to your animal shelter. Get our local media guide with sample press release.
  • Download full promotional kit 

    1 comment

    1. I voted for mine - in Denver, CO!