Did you adopt from Furkids?? Win prizes, help Furkids and be a part of the World’s Largest Virtual Valentine!
Win prizes, help Furkids and be a part of the World’s Largest Virtual Valentine!! It’s easy! Upload a photo or video of your pet that you adopted from #Furkids by February 13th for a chance to win prizes from the Petco Foundation and Furkids - and help Furkids win $10,000 to save even more animals!! Here are the details: HOW TO SEND YOUR VALENTINE: Go to bit.ly/sheltervalentine Click “Upload Your Valentine” Select and upload a photo of your beloved pet (you can enter up to 3) Follow the prompts to complete your submission Make sure to enter “Furkids Animal Rescue and Shelters” when… READ MORE >
Each year, PetSmart Charities gives out grant money to rescues that host adoptions in their stores. Furkids is just 64 adoptions away from completing 1,000 PetSmart adoptions and earning a $25,000 grant! If you are interested in adopting a cat, please visit our PetSmart locations. We have cats, kittens, a little bit of everything - you can scroll through and see just a few of them below. If you can’t adopt right now, please share this post to spread the word! READ MORE >
Happy Holidays everyone, 2018 was sure a whirlwind of a year! So sorry if I haven’t been able to keep in touch, I’ve moved around a lot. Here’s a quick update for those I’ve missed: I started the year off at a local animal control. They kept me warm and fed, but I just wasn’t getting the attention I needed. So, in January, I schmoozed my way into Furkids and found a nice lady to let me crash with her for a while. That was great, but I figured I needed to get out and meet more humans. I left my foster… READ MORE >
We all enjoy the holidays, and all the ribbons, wrapping and sparkly things can be pretty fun for your pets too. Since these fun things can actually harm your cat or dog, here are some ideas for enjoying a safe and fun holiday for all your family, including the kitties! Forego Holiday Plants - Mistletoe, Amaryllis, Holly, Poinsettia and Lilys are all poisonous plants. Just don’t use them, or use artificial plants. Watch the Pine Needles – If eaten, sharp ends can puncture intestines, internal organs. Think like your pet and make sure any pine needles are not accessible to… READ MORE >
Ever heard of Purrkids? It’s a wonderful program that Furkids created to help certain kitties cope with the difficult, and sometimes even life-threatening challenges they’ve faced. While the cats we rescue can’t always tell us about what they’ve been through - what they’ve seen and the pain they may have experienced - we can tell when a kitty who needs help arrives and we have a wonderful way to help them cope and find their furever home. Part of Furkids’ mission is to “...heal the whole animal, physically and emotionally, restoring its health and its spirit”, and the Purrkids program is one… READ MORE >