Charity of the Week
Charity of the Week

American Humane Association

...has been at the forefront of every major advancement in protecting children, pets and farm animals from abuse and neglect..  americanhumane.org

Best Friends Animal Society 

At pet-zet, WE LOVE PETS.  Our mission is to entertain, educate and most of all MAKE A DIFFERENCE!  Together with you, we CAN make a difference in the lives of animals in need.  A percentage of all ads on pet-zet will go to pet charities and we have included links to some of our favorites for you to explore and hopefully support.

Please contact us with your favorite charity links and THANK YOU for supporting pet charities!

 

Some of Our Favorite Pet Charities

(in alphabetical order)

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ACE OF HEARTS

Ace of HEarts is a 501c-3 dog rescue foundation dedicated to rescuing dogs, the day they are to be euthanized, from various Los Angeles shelters and placing them in loving homes. They do NOT take dogs in ... they rescue only from shelters. The Ace of Hearts Foundation is in memory of "Ace", a wonderful American Bull dog who was rescued from death, and touched the lives of many! (Especially founder Kari Whitman!) They rescue all breeds and don't discriminate against any!  http://acesangels.org/

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Animal Charities of America

 

 

ALLEY CAT ALLIES

Alley Cat Allies was the first organization to introduce and advocate for humane methods of feral cat care, particularly Trap-Neuter-Return, in the American animal protection community. Help Alley Cat Allies transform the way our society cares for cats!  alleycat.org

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AMERICAN HUMANE ASSOCIATION

Since 1877 the historic American Humane Association has been at the forefront of every major advancement in protecting children, pets and farm animals from abuse and neglect. As the nation’s voice for the protection of children and animals, American Humane Association reaches millions of people every day through groundbreaking research, education, training and services that span a wide network of organizations, agencies and businesses.  americanhumane.org

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Animal Charities of America

 

 

ANIMAL CHARITIES OF AMERICA

Animal Charities of America is a nonprofit federation that pre-screens high quality national charities working to protect animals.  They present these charities to potential givers in fund drives at work and on the web.   animalcharitiesofamerica.org

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THE ANIMAL RESCUE SITE

The Animal Rescue Site provides simple, effective, feel-good ways to address an urgent, specific need: providing food and vital care for some of the eight million unwanted animals given to shelters every year in the U.S., as well as animals in desperate need around the world.  www.theanimalrescuesite.com

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Animals for Adoption

 

 

ANIMALS FOR ADOPTION

Animals for Adoption recognizes that the homeless, neglected and abused animals who end up in shelters are the tragic symptoms of a problem endemic to the larger community.  The progress of animal welfare hinges on the ability of animal shelters to be pro-active in their communities by providing programs such as spay/neuter and by helping owners keep their dogs by providing free behavior training and financial assistance for veterinary care, food and supplies.  animalsforadoption.org

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Animal Legal Defense Fund

 

 

ANIMAL LEGAL DEFENSE FUND

For more 30 years, the Animal Legal Defense Fund has been fighting to protect the lives and advance the interests of animals through the legal system. Founded in 1979 by attorneys active in shaping the emerging field of animal law, ALDF has blazed the trail for stronger enforcement of anti-cruelty laws and more humane treatment of animals in every corner of American life.  www.ALDF.org

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ASPCA

 

 

ASPCA

Founded in 1866, the ASPCA's mission is “to provide effective means for the prevention of cruelty to animals throughout the United States.” The ASPCA works to rescue animals from abuse, pass humane laws and share resources with shelters nationwide.  www.aspca.org

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BEST FRIENDS ANIMAL SOCIETY

Best Friends Animal Society is guided by a simple philosophy: kindness to animals builds a better world for all of us. Best Friends' No More Homeless Pets campaign created a new vision: A grassroots effort to place dogs and cats who were considered "unadoptable" into good homes, and to reduce the number of unwanted pets through effective spay and neuter programs. They have made a lot of progress but there is still much more to do.  www.bestfriends.org

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CANINE COMPANIONS FOR INDEPENDENCE

Canine Companions for Independence® provides highly-trained assistance dogs for children and adults with disabilities, free of charge. The most advanced technology capable of transforming the lives of people with disabilities has a cold nose and a warm heart!. www.cci.org

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DACHSHUND RESCUE OF NORTH AMERICA

Dachshund Rescue of North America is a nonprofit organization with one sole purpose — rescuing, rehabilitating and re-homing needy dachshunds and mostly dachshund mixes. Over their history they have placed well over 8,000 dogs, and are by far the largest dachshund rescue organization in the country. www.drna.org

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FREEKIBBLE.com

Freekibble is providing healthy and nutritious food for thousands of dogs and cats in shelters, rescues and through food-banks across the country everyday. Freekibble partners with official kibble sponsor Halo, Purely for Pets to feed these hungry dogs and cats the highest quality, all natural kibble. You can help provide free kibble simply by playing “Bow-Wow Trivia” and learn a few interesting things about dogs and cats along the way.  freekibble.com

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FRENCH BULLDOG RESCUE NETWORK

The Mission of the French Bulldog Rescue Networks is to help Frenchies in need.  They urge French Bulldog lovers to support the efforts of all French Bulldog Rescue Organizations.frenchbulldogrescue.org

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FRIENDS OF ANIMALS

Friends of Animals works to cultivate a respectful view of animals, free-living and domestic. Their goal is to free animals from cruelty and institutionalized exploitation around the world.  www.friendsofanimals.org

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Guide Dogs Of America

The mission of Guide Dogs of America is to provide guide dogs and instruction in their use, free of charge, to blind and visually impaired men and women from the United States and Canada so that they may continue to pursue their goals with increased mobility and independence.   www.guidedogsofamerica.org

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THE HUMANE SOCIETY

The Humane Society of the United States is the nation's largest and most effective animal protection organization, backed by 11 million Americans. They help animals by advocating for better laws to protect animals; conducting campaigns to reform industries; providing animal rescue and emergency response; investigating cases of animal cruelty; and caring for animals through their sanctuaries and wildlife rehabilitation centers, emergency shelters and clinics.   www.humanesociety.org

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IN DEFENSE OF ANIMALS

Their mission is to end animal exploitation, cruelty, and abuse by protecting and advocating for the rights, welfare, and habitats of animals, as well as to raise their status beyond mere property, commodities, or things.  www.idausa.org

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Save a Lab - Visit the Labs4rescue Shop

LABS 4 RESCUE

Dedicated to providing a better life for rescued or displaced Labrador-retrievers and mixed-labs. They provide veterinary care, spay/neuter and promote responsible pet ownership.  Visit their shop for Lab related products to support this charity.  labs4rescue.com

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Save a Lab - Visit the Labs4rescue Shop

PAWS / LA

Paws / LA was founded in 1989 and is dedicated to preserving the loving bond between people and their companion animals. They provide services to assist low-income seniors and people disabled by a life-threatening illness keep and care for their pets.  pawsla.org

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PETA

Fight cruelty. Save lives! Your donation to PETA makes a kinder world for animals through undercover investigations, rescues, humane education, spay/neuter, and high-profile advocacy campaigns.  www.peta.org

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PILOTS N PAWS

Pilots N Paws is a meeting place for those who rescue, shelter or foster animals to connect with  pilots and plane owners willing to assist with the transportation of animals. The site provides an environment in which those involved can come together in a common place and arrange or schedule rescue flights, overnight foster care or shelter and all other related activities.  pilotsnpaws.org

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The Unexpected Pit Bull

The Unexpected Pit Bull was founded in 2004 when a small group of volunteers pooled their vision, resources and talents to produce the first edition of The Unexpected Pit Bull Calendar. Their mission was simple, to raise money for animal welfare organizations while showing the world what they already knew; That pit bull dogs are cherished family companions just like any other dog.  theunexpectedpitbull.com

 

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SPAY NEUTER ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

Homeless cats and dogs wander every neighborhood - destined for suffering or euthanasia. Please help us reduce the overpopulation of unwanted animals through sterilization and education.   www.snapus.org

 

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WORLD SOCIETY FOR THE PROTECTION OF ANIMALS

The World Society for the Protection of Animals exists to tackle animal cruelty across the globe. They work directly with animals, as well as the people and organizations that can ensure animals are treated with respect and compassion.   www.wspa-usa.org

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