Petfinder Foundation News

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Success Story: St. Louis Senior Dog Project

Diesel is a very sweet 2-year-old Aussie/border collie mix who had a rough start in life. Back in April, Diesel's owners left him outside for over a week while they were out of town. Scared and alone, Diesel jumped a 30' retaining wall and shattered his right rear leg and left front leg. H...
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Success Story: Second Chance 4 Pets Network

The much-appreciated grant from Orvis through the PetFinder Foundation specifically helped twelve pets. One of those pets is Columbiana, a very pregnant pit bull terrier mix that foster mom Linda rescued from Chicago Animal Control in July 2017. Columbiana birthed a litter of nine pups on July 28, ...
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Success Story: Somerset Humane Society

One of the dogs we had here was a 6-year-old female hound named Lady Bird. We believe she was kept as a hunting dog and only lived outside her whole life. Therefore she is not well-trained or housebroken. She is also very vocal and gets overlooked by potential adopters because she is very loud as so...
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Success Story: Somerset Humane Society

One of the best examples I can think of is of a 2-year-old female pit mix named Ginger. She had been at SHS for a few months with little to no interest in her due to her breed and her high anxiety levels in her kennel. All customers could see when they visited our dog room was a loud, barking dog wh...
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Success Story: Animal Protective Association of Missouri

Glynn was brought to the APA from the Fulton County Missouri Animal Shelter as part of our Transfer Program on Sept. 14, 2017. Upon intake, Glynn was dewormed, heartworm-tested, and given Advantage Multi as well as a DHLPP and rabies vaccination. Glynn was neutered on Sept. 21. He was now ready to f...
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