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 $76 million has been granted
  • This is nearly 7,200 grants to date (as of September 30, 2014)
  • In 2013 alone, the ASPCA awarded 1,900 grants totaling $17.4 million to 1,150 organizations
  • Learn how you can apply for a grant!


Go Ahead, Try It: Gift Adoptions This Holiday Season

Friday, December 19 2014

Ah, the holidays…. That time of year when we bust that old myth that pets shouldn’t be given as gifts. When done right, third-party adoptions can get more animals out of your doors and into permanent homes. Check out our resources for implementing this community-friendly adoption policy.

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Mickey Is Back

Thursday, December 18 2014

Read the latest in the saga of Mickey, a dog who sparked impassioned debate on both sides.

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Recent Comments

Jen - We have a whole webinar to help you with just that issue!  Check it out here ...

By Emily Weiss on Go Ahead, Try It: Gift Adoptions This Holiday Season - 12/19/2014 at 12:02pm

How do you deal with volunteers, staff, board members, and the public who still think pets as gifts is...

By Jen on Go Ahead, Try It: Gift Adoptions This Holiday Season - 12/19/2014 at 8:55am

It's not just the space. There will also be staff time and resouces devoted to him that could be used for...

By Cathy on A Dog Named Mickey - 12/19/2014 at 8:19am

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