Could 12, 2021
AUSTIN, TX (Could 12, 2021) – Austin Pets Alive! introduced right now a $60,000 grant funding from the newly named Petco Like to assist their lifesaving work for animals in Austin.
Petco Love is a nonprofit main change for pets nationally by harnessing the facility of affection to make communities and pet households nearer, stronger, and more healthy. Since their founding in 1999 because the Petco Basis, they’ve empowered organizations with $300 million invested so far in adoption and different lifesaving efforts. And, they’ve helped discover loving houses for greater than 6.5 million pets in partnership with Petco and greater than 4,000 organizations, like ours, nationwide.
“At present Petco Love declares an funding in Austin Pets Alive! and lots of of different organizations as a part of our dedication to create a future during which no pet is unnecessarily euthanized,” stated Susanne Kogut, President of Petco Love. “Our native investments are just one element. This month, we additionally launched the primary of our nationwide instruments to empower all animal lovers to drive lifesaving change proper alongside us.”
“We’re overjoyed to be a Petco Love accomplice this yr. Due to Petco Love’s assist, Austin Pets Alive! will have the ability to present fast lifesaving care to each pet that involves our doorways from the tiniest lives like our neonatal kittens to our long-stay canine finishing modern conduct coaching. Thanks to our mates at Petco Love for serving to us on our journey to avoid wasting 12,000 lives this yr,” stated Kelly Rowley, Director of Philanthropy at Austin Pets Alive!.
Austin Pets Alive! is a nonprofit group serving Austin to supply the sources, applications and training wanted to remove the pointless euthanasia of animal companions. Not solely has Austin Pets Alive! pioneered the best way by changing Austin right into a no-kill shelter state, however since 2008, Austin Pets Alive! has saved over 90,000 susceptible animals vulnerable to euthanasia at their authentic shelters.
About Austin Pets Alive!
Austin Pets Alive! (APA!) is a nonprofit animal shelter and rescue group pioneering complete, modern applications designed to avoid wasting probably the most at-risk homeless companion animals and educate others to do the identical via its American Pets Alive! nationwide training and outreach division. A pacesetter in No Kill sheltering in America’s largest No Kill metropolis, APA! helps greater than 10,000 canine and cats yearly in Central Texas and past get an opportunity on the life they deserve. To study extra about APA!, go to austinpetsalive.org.
About Petco Love (Previously Petco Basis)
Petco Love is a nonprofit altering lives by making communities and pet households nearer, stronger, and more healthy. Since our founding in 1999 because the Petco Basis, we’ve empowered animal welfare organizations by investing $300 million in adoption and different lifesaving efforts. We’ve helped discover loving houses for greater than 6.5 million pets in partnership with Petco and organizations nationwide. At present, our love for pets drives us to steer with innovation, creating instruments animal lovers must reunite misplaced pets, and lead with ardour, inspiring and mobilizing communities and our greater than 4,000 animal welfare companions to drive lifesaving change alongside us. Is love calling you? Go to petcolove.org or comply with at Fb, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn to be a part of the lifesaving work we’re main on daily basis.