Petfinder Foundation News


Success Story: Jackson Madison County Humane Society

We had an adopter by the name of Michael, a college student (first photo). He saw a cat, Cleopatra, that was posted on our website and fell in love with her. Unfortunately, he lived in Knoxville, TN, and we are located in Jackson, TN -- a four-and-a-half-hour drive, one way. He sent his mom up to ch...
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Success Story: York Adopt-A-Pet

Phyllis had great loss in 2014. She tragically lost her daughter, two of her sisters and her beloved cat. Phyllis's therapist suggested she adopt a cat and sent a letter to her apartment complex asking that she be able to do so. Phyllis's daughter had been a YAAP volunteer prior to her dea...
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Success Story: Seminole County Animal Services

Oliver is a handsome 1-year-old male. He came to the shelter because his owner could no longer care for him. He is a super sweet boy and looks so adorable with his big sad eyes. He also has a small tuft of black hair on the top of his head. Oliver weighs 8 pounds, gets along well with other cats and...
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Success Story: Central Oklahoma Humane Society

Mouse was surrendered to the Central Oklahoma Humane Society as a 5-week-old puppy, weighing less than a pound -- the owner was unable to provide enough time and care. A foster home was found and Mouse stayed with them for several weeks until she was old enough to be spayed and adopted. The grant ge...
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Success Story: Wood County Humane Society

The Orvis Animal Care Grant helped 33 dogs between December 2014 and February 2015. It is hard to highlight specific dogs helped during this period, because they were all helped! Of the 33 dogs we took in during this period, 18 have since found their forever homes. Our dog trainer, Scott Beard, work...
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