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Tyler is at Wildrun in Spencer, NY, which saw a jump in adoption inquiries on Adopt the Internet Day. On March 15 we asked everyone to help Petfinder adopt the internet for adoptable pets. And boy, did you ever! On more than 300 websites and Facebook company pages, you spread …

Sarah thought two guinea pigs were enough — but a trip to the rescue group proved her wrong. Today is Help Petfinder Adopt the Internet Day — a day devoted to helping spread the word about pet adoption. Today we’ll be featuring three new blog posts highlighting pet adoption in …

On Tuesday, adoptable pets will take over the Web. You can help! Help Petfinder Adopt the Internet Day is March 15 — but the impact has already been huge. More than 60 blogs and other websites have pledged to spread the word about pet adoption on March 15, and many …

Solomon and Bruno’s engagement portrait (Photo: Cat Scratchings) Ollie’s Place, a cat adoption center operated by Mighty Mutts in New York City, recently found a unique way to celebrate a special bond between two adoptable cats: It held the world’s first same-sex cat wedding. The “tail-joining” ceremony united Solomon and …

Tell the world about a great shelter pet who has shared your life and help pets like Dottie find a home. Our partners at the Shelter Pet Project and Maddie’s Fund have designated Nov. 30 Celebrate Shelter Pets Day on Facebook and we hope you’ll help! Here’s how the Shelter …

Senior Jack Russell mix Lila is adoptable at Bideawee in NYC. November is Adopt-A-Senior-Pet Month! As mom to three “older” cats and one 20-year-old turtle, I consider senior-pet adoption a cause near and dear to my heart. So this month, I’m challenging everyone to pledge to spread the word by …

Like us, our pals over at American Humane are celebrating Adopt-A-Dog Month (’round these parts we call it Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month), and they’ve produced this great PSA starring Peter Fonda, now playing on YouTube. I’m always happy to see a celeb promoting pet adoption, even if they also get in a …

iStockphoto This past weekend I attended Blog Paws, a first-of-its-kind conference for pet bloggers. Not only were there tons of wonderful, inspiring pet lovers there, I was lucky enough to moderate a panel about helping homeless pets called “Be the Change You Want to See.” The panel included Lynn Haigh, …