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Statistics Snapshot

  • Since 2008, over $81 million has been granted
  • This is nearly 7,600 grants to date (as of January 1, 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!


The Data’s In: ASPCA’s Charlotte Partners Crowned Lifesavers in 2014!

Thursday, March 26 2015

The Queen City royally rocked 2014, according to recent statistics gathered by the ASPCA’s Data Team.

After just one year with the ASPCA Partnership program, Humane Society of Charlotte and Charlot...

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Who Needs Shelter and Who Just Needs a Helping Hand?

Thursday, March 26 2015

Dr. Emily Weiss shows how sometimes the best way to offer shelter to an animal is not to shelter him.

The definition of the word shelter is “a place giving temporary protection from bad weather or danger.” In verb form, it’s “to protect or shield from something harmful…” While there are a multitude of missions that brick-and-mortar animal shelters are working toward, mo...

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Recent Comments

This is a great idea and would rather have that done rather an accidental PTS and less pets in cages....

By Annemarie Boller on So, Can Your Staff Do This? - 3/25/2015 at 1:51pm

At Monadnock Humane Society, we host a monthly Paws to Read@MHS program.  ...

By Amee Abel on Tip of the Week: Super Power Preschool Hour - 3/23/2015 at 11:42am

This has been very informative. The shelter where I volunteer has their bed on one side with food and...

By martin kolodey on Talkin’ Poo - 3/17/2015 at 9:52pm

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