Rescue

Our animal rescue section is full of friendly rescue cats & dogs looking for a home. Inquire about becoming a pet foster home or adopt a rescue pet today!

Target Zero: Successful Formula to Achieve No-Kill Goal

Target Zero: Who, What, Why and How?

If you are even remotely familiar with the issues surrounding dog and cat overpopulation, neglect and abuse, you will also probably know that these problems often result in correspondingly high surrender rates to …

Black Cats Rock!

What do you think of when “black” is used to describe it?

Black Ops, in a black mood, black list, black hole of negativity, black magic, black balled, Black Monday, black heart and on and on and on.  “Black” has …

Wags Portrait Reveal!

The Reveal!

Drum Roll please!  We are very happy to share with you this gorgeous custom portrait painted by Dave Johnson, a.k.a. Chalkmaster Dave, for Wags, our Grand Prize Winner of our first Giveaway.  Onpets partnered with Dave and UrbanDogNYC …

Adopt-A-Pet Events 2016!

In honor of the Adopt a Dog Month, here is a quick overview of some of the larger pet adoption events across the country put on by some incredible organizations.  You may also want to check with your local shelter …

In Celebration of National Mutt Day!

Here are some quotes Onpets loves about our favorite canine – the venerable Mutt! Celebrate National Mutt Day by adopting or rescuing a mutt.  You will be adored like never before.

1.If you can’t decide between a Shepherd, a Setter …

Wag’s Story (Giveaway Winners)

Meet Wags! He is the Onpets grand prize winner of the custom portrait by artist, Dave Johnson. Stay tuned for the portrait ‘reveal’!

Wags and his mom, Lynette, live in Arizona. Before joining Lynette’s household, Wags had a hard life …

Peacan’s Story (Giveaway Winners)

Peacan is a sweet five year-old boy. His mom met Peacan at Friends Forever Rescue where she volunteered. She would see people stop to pet Peacan but then move on to another dog.  After a few weeks, Peacan’s mom, Betty, …

Whalley’s Story (Giveaway Winners)

Today we introduce you to Whalley!

Whalley’s mom was living in Whalley, a District of Surrey, BC, in the summer of 2011 when she found out someone was trying to “get rid of” two 15-week old toy poodle puppies because …

Storm’s Story (Giveaway Winners)

Today we introduce you to Storm!

Storm was rescued in January from Serenity Animal Hospital. She was in a hoarding situation prior to being taken to Serenity, so her parents knew they would have to work with her to acclimate …

Slippers’ Story (Giveaway Winners)

Today we introduce you to Slippers!

Slippers was posted on Petfinder in 2002 by her foster mother, Alice, who had rescued Slippers, her sister and her mom from the local kill shelter. They all had colds and Alice nursed them …

Noelle’s Story (Giveaway Winners)

Today we introduce you to Noelle!

Noelle’s mom adopted her from Boston Terrier Rescue Canada in March 2014. She came into the rescue three days before Christmas, hence her name. Noelle is 5 years old and she so reminded her