On March 15, adoptable pets are taking over the Web — and I hope you’ll help. In honor of our 15th birthday, we’re asking everyone to Help Petfinder Adopt the Internet by getting online and spreading the word about pet adoption.
We’ve gotten many friends on board: ICanHasCheezBurger.com has adoptable-pet photos you can caption today, and on March 15 PeoplePets.com feature a Petfinder gallery of adoptable pets, Dogster and Catster are doing homepage takeovers, FIDOFriendly magazine is doing a 12-hour blogathon, and AOL’s Paw Nation, the Humane Society of the United States, PetSugar, PetSide and many others have committed to blogging about pet adoption. (Check out our Adopt the Internet Day homepage for a list of our partners.)
But we need your help too. Here are some easy ways you can help spread the word about adoptable pets on March 15.
What You Can Do
- Add a badge to your website to show your support.
- Take our pledge that you will tell one person about pet adoption on March 15. By pledging, you’ll enter for a chance to win one of 10 Pet Hair Eraser® Vacuums from BISSELL.
- Caption a Petfinder adoptable-pet photo on ICanHasCheezburger! The photos with the best captions will be featured on the ICanHasCheezburger.com homepage on March 15.
- “Like” this post now and, on March 15, donate your Facebook status and photo to an adoptable Petfinder pet. Simply replace your photo with one from the Adopt-the-Internet All-Stars gallery and post one of these messages:
- More than 320,000 pets are waiting for homes on Petfinder.com. Help Petfinder Adopt the Internet today and find forever homes for as many as possible!
- I adopted my pet from Petfinder and now I want to help get this pet adopted! If you want to help pets in need of forever homes, please repost this!
- On March 15, share an adoptable Petfinder pet on Twitter with the hashtag #adopttheinternet.
- Add a link to your blog, Facebook or Twitter post to this page! (Come back on March 15 to find out how.)
Want to learn more?
Visit Help Petfinder Adopt the Internet Day to view our Adopt-the-Internet All-Stars gallery, featuring pets that shelters and rescue groups named their most adoptable, find out who’s already participating and more!
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