Assistance When You Need it Most

The ASPCA provides emergency funding to qualified animal welfare organizations and government agencies whose communities suffer the impact of natural and other disasters. Click here to read through our guidelines and to submit a simple application.

Statistics Snapshot

  • Since 2008, over $81 million has been granted
  • This is nearly 7,600 grants to date (as of January 1, 2015)
  • In 2014 alone, the ASPCA awarded nearly 1,300 grants totaling $14.4 million to 850 organizations
  • Learn how you can apply for a grant!


Photo Album: Favorite Film & TV Promos

Wednesday, July 29 2015

Parodies and puns and spoofs, oh my! We compiled our favorite promos from the field based on movies and TV shows.

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Things That Make You Go Hmmm…

Tuesday, July 28 2015

New guest blogger Julie Morris shares what the latest data on pet owners in the United States could mean for shelters.

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Recent Comments

Hi Patti,

It's great that you are trying to make open adoptions work -- kudos! Check out the...

By on Go Ahead, Try It: Open Adoptions - 7/29/2015 at 10:46am

It seems that more and more shelters are going toward more open adoptions, and we are ready to join the...

By Patti Miller on Go Ahead, Try It: Open Adoptions - 7/29/2015 at 10:24am

Hi, I love this idea but am wondering about the you have to keep a high number of empty...

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