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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

Plan Ahead: 11 Ways to Promote Senior Pets

Friday, October 21 2016

A rich variety of messaging, adoption specials and graphics to promote your golden oldies.

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Black Is Still The New White

Thursday, October 20 2016

It’s that time of year again. With Halloween around the corner, Dr. Emily Weiss shares the facts about black cats—and what you can be doing to get more adopted.

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Messaging Community Cats: 5 Creative Approaches

Tuesday, October 18 2016

Here are great outreach materials that’ll help you talk up TNR in your community.

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Most Popular Tools & Tips

How-to Dog Adoptions with Staying Power

Looking for more ways to help dog adoptions last? Check out Patricia McConnell’s tips.

How-to Four Paths to Adoption Success

Patricia McConnell offers simple tips in four key areas that can help smooth the transition period for your adopters and their new pets.

Tools Free, Fast & Customized Parvo Protocol for Your Shelter

Get a free, customized parvo protocol in just minutes and save more lives at your shelter.

Tips Resources for Adopt Me Vests

A message like “Adopt Me” on a vest or bandana is a clear directive for potential adopters, letting them know this animal is available.