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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 $100 million has been granted ​
  • This is over 9,300 grants to date (as of June 30, 2016)
  • ​In 2016 to date, the ASPCA awarded over 550 grants totaling $6.1 million to 441 organizations ​
  • Learn how you can apply for a grant!

From Our Blog

But Bella Could Have Been Home By Dinner

Thursday, December 8 2016

Thanks to a microchip, a Florida dog was reunited with her family after being lost for three years. Dr. Emily Weiss admits that stories like these drive her batty—and shares how you can help get 'em home a lot sooner.

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Adoption Ambassadors 2016 Campaign Update: 3 Happy Tails

Tuesday, December 6 2016

We’ve often shared the research behind Adoption Ambassadors, but nothing drives that point home like hearing about animals whose lives were saved because of the program. Get ready to meet three right now.

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Tip of the Week: Keep Spay/Neuter Patients Warm

Monday, December 5 2016

Say “Heck, no!” to hypothermia! Here’s an idea you can really warm up to.

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Most Popular Tools & Tips

How-to Winter Shelter Bins for Community Cats FAQ

It’s Community Cat Week: Help outdoor kitties stay warm this winter with inexpensive foam coolers!

Tools Calendar Resources for January

Here are January resources that map to our shelter-specific 2017 calendar. 

Article Top 5 Holiday Dangers for Pets

Presents, decorations and visitors can put pets at risk during the holidays. Share these safety tips with shelter visitors or clinic clients.

Tips Year-End Fundraising Strategies

These tips can help you entice year-end givers and pave a smoother financial road next year.

Tips Home for the Holidays: Delivering Pets for Christmas

Make some media magic this holiday season – deliver pets directly to their new homes!