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Vote to Help Your Favorite Shelter Win $15,000

Vote to Help Your Favorite Shelter Win $15,000

There is, unfortunately, no shortage of homeless pets in the U.S. By now, we know the importance of supporting shelters and rescue groups whose efforts are critical in providing the care, attention and second chances these animals desperately need as they wait to find forever homes. 

Thankfully there are also many shelter workers and rescuers who are in the trenches dedicating their time and resources to save animals and educate people about the importance of adoption and spaying and neutering.

Now, you can do more to help animals in your community by voting for your favorite shelter in America’s Favorite Animal Shelter Contest to help them win up to $15,000. The second place charity will receive $7,000 and third place will receive $3,000.

The contest, which is being sponsored by Care2, the ASPCA and, is going on between now and July 10.

Visit the contest page at to find your favorite shelter and find out more about how you can help them win. 

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2:45PM PDT on May 25, 2011


12:03PM PDT on May 24, 2011

voted and shared

2:59PM PDT on May 23, 2011

thank you

7:46PM PDT on May 22, 2011

good luck guys

8:38AM PDT on May 22, 2011

I can't!

12:40AM PDT on May 22, 2011

Thanks for the article.

12:37AM PDT on May 22, 2011

I will vote for this .

9:01PM PDT on May 21, 2011

great idea. thanks.!

8:51PM PDT on May 21, 2011

I love the picture. that black cat is gorgeously commfy!! I wonder why they love wires!

5:09PM PDT on May 21, 2011

I'll vote but I feel bad for the shelters that can't win :/

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