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 $89 million has been granted
  • This is nearly 8,200 grants to date (as of September 30, 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!


It Is October, And We Are Celebrating A Dog A Day!

Thursday, October 1 2015

Every weekday throughout October we'll be sharing tips and tricks to help you prep and promote your available dogs—offsite, in your shelter and online.

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Part of the Family

Thursday, October 1 2015

Could a simple change in resource allocation reduce intake and keep pets with their families?

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Recent Comments

We would like to impliment this at our shelter but we are wondering if you only use the "signal" that...

By Linda Thomas on It’s Better To Know - 10/1/2015 at 1:36pm


That sound like two dogs who are very unsure of each other and could lead to an all out...

By jessica on Tip of the Week: You Got To Know When To Hold Up… - 10/1/2015 at 10:26am

That's really helpful. What about when 2 dogs meet for first time unexpectedly and immediately start...

By Eileen Gillan on Tip of the Week: You Got To Know When To Hold Up… - 9/29/2015 at 6:52am

Most Popular Resources

Training Shelter Behavior Seminar

This two-day seminar given by Animal Alliances Director Kelley Bollen is designed for shelter staff, volunteers and administrators to learn more about addressing the behavioral health of the animals in your care.

Tools Spay/Neuter Database

A comprehensive and searchable spay/neuter database, in partnership with PetSmart Charities.