Category Archives: Holidays and Celebrations

  • Nov 20 , 2014

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    November is Adopt-A-Senior-Pet Month!   Through our annual member survey, many of you have told us that senior pets are among some of the most difficult pets to place. To help promote these special pets, Petfinder has designated November as “Adopt-A-Senior-Pet-Month” The week is yours to celebrate as you wish …

  • Oct 22 , 2014

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    The Shelter Showdown Contest

     Win up to $25,000 for your organization!   *Update: Please note that voting is closed and grant recipients have been announced. For more information please see: We thank you for your understanding and support.* Petfinder has partnered with Pets Add Life to help more pets find homes.  A total of …

  • Nov 27 , 2013

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    Happy Thanksgiving!

    The holiday season is upon us… and we’re not the only ones celebrating! Many of Petfinder’s adoptable pets are getting in the holiday spirit as well and they are just too cute not to share.  To celebrate, here are some of Petfinder’s Thanksgiving inspired named pets! Meet Turkey, the adoptable …

  • Oct 31 , 2013

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    Zombie attack!

    It’s that spooky time of year again! And you know that means… time to stock up on the zombie repellent. That’s right, forget the candy, pumpkins, tricks and the treats. The best way to celebrate this Halloween is to adopt one of the special zombie-repelling cats and kittens the SPCA of …

  • Oct 21 , 2013

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    Reptile Awareness Day!

    Do you have a reptile companion in your life?  If you do get ready to celebrate because today, October 21st, is Reptile Awareness day!  Reptile Awareness Day was created as “a chance to educate others who may not know about these amazing creatures called reptiles, and the habitat loss and …

  • Aug 22 , 2013

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    National Dog Day!

    Did you know that Monday, August 26th is National Dog Day! Personally, I am not generally a fan of Mondays, but what a great way to start off the week.  According to this holiday was created to “honor dogs more than we currently do, to give them “a day”, …