The progress continued in 2019!

Hard work and collaboration made it another record-setting year. Fewer pets entered shelters than ever before, and 87% were saved – an all-time high. 

Read on for details and to see how we'll continue our lifesaving momentum in 2020 toward our goal of survival for every savable pet. We are so close!


Meet the organizations working to make Philadelphia a no-kill city.

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If you are having trouble keeping or caring for your pet, help is available.

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