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SpokAnimal Receives $75,000 Grant from PetSmart Charities to Help More Pets Find Homes Faster

May 2, 2022 – SpokAnimal received $75,000 from PetSmart Charities to implement its Find Homes Faster program, which is an effort to provide the public with greater access to adoptable animals at all of Spokane area PetSmart stores… (more)

SpokAnimal Partners with Petco Love to “Give Pets Their Best Shot” During March National Pet Vaccination Month

March 14, 2022 – SpokAnimal is partnering with national nonprofit Petco Love, the BISSELL Pet Foundation and animal-loving donors to give pets their best shot for a healthy life by hosting a free pet vaccine event at SpokAnimal’s Vet Clinic…. (more)

Kitty Cantina Owners Win National Feline Foster Hero Competition

Jan 6, 2022 – Justyn and Tori Cozza, owners of the Kitty Cantina, won the nation-wide Feline Foster Heroes Contest sponsored by Seattle-based Greater Good Charities, and pet food manufacturer, Royal Canin. That achievement earned them $500 and a $5,000 grant for SpokAnimal…. (more)

Bruce the Cat Wins Funds for SpokAnimal; Public Urged to Vote People’s Choice

December 6, 2021– Autumn Bogart’s touching story about how the adoption of Bruce the Cat has impacted her family was selected by Petco Love as one of 51 national winners in this year’s Petco Love Stories campaign. Autumn’s entry earned her a $100 Petco shopping spree, a pair of shoes from event sponsor, Bob’s from Skechers, and a $5,000 grant award for SpokAnimal… (more)

PetSmart Charities Awards $50K to SpokAnimal’s Pearly Whites Initiative

December 1, 2021 – PetSmart Charities has awarded SpokAnimal $50,000 to advance its Pearly Whites Initiative for pet dental care. The funding allows SpokAnimal to purchase a dental x-ray, expand its program, and help subsidize dentals for qualifying pet owners in Spokane County… (more)

Subaru of Spokane to Drive SpokAnimal Pet Adoptions

Sept 27, 2021– For the month of October, Subaru of Spokane is partnering with SpokAnimal for the Subaru Loves Pets initiative, which includes a variety of events and incentives designed to help pets find loving homes… (more)

Senior Dogs at SpokAnimal Fetch Grant

Spokane, Washington–Old dogs have something to wag about this summer, as The Grey Muzzle Organization announces the recipients of its annual grants, and dogs at SpokAnimal are among the winners.

SpokAnimal is one of 77 animal welfare groups chosen from 266 applicants to receive a grant to help local senior dogs. The winning groups received more than $616,000 in grants to help save or improve the lives of at-risk old dogs in their communities… (more)

Newly Named Petco Love Invests in Livesaving Work of SpokAnimal

Spokane, WA (April 21, 2021) – SpokAnimal announced today a $35,000 grant investment from the newly named, Petco Love, to support their lifesaving work for animals in Spokane.

Petco Love is a nonprofit leading change for pets nationally by harnessing the power of love to make communities and pet families closer, stronger, and healthier. Since their founding in 1999 as the Petco Foundation, they’ve empowered organizations with nearly $300 million invested to date in adoption and other lifesaving efforts. And, they’ve helped find loving homes for more than 6.5 million pets in partnership with Petco and more than 4,000 organizations, like ours, nationwide… (more)

SpokAnimal and Spokane Benefit from PetSmart Charities’ Benevolence

Spokane, Wash., – March 28, 2021—COVID has presented us all with challenges, and yet, there have been unprecedented achievements too. Today, on behalf of PetSmart Charities, managers of local PetSmart stores presented SpokAnimal with a check for $122,230. It represents the cumulative grant awards made to SpokAnimal between February 1, 2020 and January 31, 2021… (more)

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