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The best way to help shelter pets find homes is to show the world what amazing companions they can be. From improving shelter pet photography to sharing facts about innovative shelter programs, we're out to change misperceptions that too often prevent people from adopting.
See how we're partnering with GOOD to spotlight innovative pet shelters all over the country.
Shelters do a lot to help the community, but there is a lot you can do to help them too.
One of the simplest ways to help shelter pets is to provide them with complete balanced nutrition. That's why we donate food to shelters all over the country - including 20 shelter partners that feed Purina ONE to the pets that pass through their doors. That allows shelters to focus on priorities like training, community outreach and improving adoption rates.
In 2012, our Bowl by Bowl game on Facebook helped us uncover some surprising stats about shelter pets while getting community members involved in helping us donate food to shelters. By sharing some of what we've learned, you can help us spread the word about shelter pets.
Only about 25% of people acquiring pets are choosing to adopt from a shelter. That's a number we want to change, because, to us, shelter pets are some of the greatest pets in the world.
Most pets at shelters end up there because of their owner's circumstances - like allergies, moving, or problems with a landlord - NOT because of pet behavior issues.
Most shelter staffers are passionate pet lovers who work hard to support pets and help them find adoptive families. In 2012, our network of shelter partners successfully matched a total of...