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November 12, 2023 News

2023 Impact Report

As animal lovers and advocates, we at BISSELL Pet Foundation believe every pet deserves a happy and secure life, and we know you do too.

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February 14, 2020

BISSELL Pet Foundation Announces its 2020 Junior Board

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January 23, 2020

BPF Supports Nearly 80 Critical Pets in Mississippi Through Emergency Grant

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December 3, 2019

BPF Encourages You to Adopt and Save a Life This Holiday Season

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November 7, 2019

BISSELL Pet Foundation Awards $10,000 Emergency Grant to Alaqua Animal Refuge

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September 24, 2019

Empty the Shelters October 12th @ BISSELL Headquarters

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September 24, 2019

Preventing Pet Homelessness by the Thousands with BPF Grants!

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August 1, 2019 News

It’s DOGust 1st: Celebrate the Universal Birthday for Shelter Dogs with BISSELL Pet Foundation

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July 18, 2019

Dogs in Hot Cars. Know Your State’s Laws. 2 minute read

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June 20, 2019

We Came. We Saw. We Rocked!

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May 2, 2019

Microchips Are a Must! Is Your Pet’s Chip Registered?

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April 25, 2019

Thinking About Adopting a Pet? Read on for important tips!

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April 2, 2019

Cathy Bissell’s Grateful Pet Tour is Coming to a Shelter Near You!

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February 22, 2019

February is National Pet Dental Health Month—Break Out the Floss! 

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February 7, 2019

5 Ways to Show a Pet LOVE on Valentine’s Day

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January 29, 2019

BPF’s Reach Hits Alaska

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December 4, 2018

Empty the Shelters Brings Holiday Hope to Thousands of Pets

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November 7, 2018

Reasons to Adopt a Senior Pet

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October 17, 2018

Empty the Shelters National 10.6.18

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October 3, 2018

10 Thing to Consider Before Empty the Shelters

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September 27, 2018

Hurricane Florence Rescue Relief

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September 6, 2018

New Mexico Dog ‘RezQue’ Operation Saves 30+ Dogs Near Highway

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August 29, 2018

BPF Junior Board Welcomes Applicants for 2019

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August 23, 2018

5 Ways to Celebrate National Dog Day

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August 10, 2018

Clap Your Paws Together for our Support the Shelters Sweepstakes Winners

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August 2, 2018

Helping Strays Find Their Way

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July 19, 2018

Meet Sully

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July 11, 2018

After the Track: Thoroughbreds Find Forever Homes

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July 3, 2018

Tips to Keep Your Pet Safe this Independence Day

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June 28, 2018

Support the Shelters Sweepstakes Gives Back

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June 21, 2018

5 Ways to Prepare your Dog for the Best Take Your Dog to Work Day Ever!

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June 14, 2018

The Year of the Dog Brings Good Luck to the 13th Annual BISSELL Blocktail Party

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May 9, 2018

Empty the Shelters: Teamwork is the Dreamwork!

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May 2, 2018

Looking to Adopt during EMPTY THE SHELTERS? Here’s a list of requirements!

Mark Steines and Debbie Matenopoulos welcome Cathy Bissell, the founder of Bissell Pet Foundation. Fox’s “Empire” actress and “I Am Enough” author, Grace Byers joins us. Actress Madeline Carroll talks about her movie “I Can Only Imagine.”
Mark Steines and Debbie Matenopoulos welcome Cathy Bissell, the founder of Bissell Pet Foundation. Fox’s “Empire” actress and “I Am Enough” author, Grace Byers joins us. Actress Madeline Carroll talks about her movie “I Can Only Imagine.” "Rustic Joyful Food" author, Danielle Kartes prepares pulled chicken sammies. "Making Children Mind Without Losing Yours" author, Dr. Kevin Leman discusses how to raise respectful and well-behaved children who make good choices. Debbie makes honey spiced almonds, which are great party favors for guests at any wedding. Maria Provenzano creates a St. Patrick’s Day tablescape. Ken Wingard and Shirley Bovshow team up for DIY spring flower spills. Lawrence Zarian is here with mixed print fashions. Credit: © 2018 Crown Media United States, LLC | Photo: Alexx Henry Studios, LLC / jeremy lee
March 27, 2018 Press Coverage

Cathy Bissell featured on Hallmark Channel’s Home and Family

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March 21, 2018

Every spay and neuter makes a difference. These stories from BPF’s Partners are perfect examples!

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March 9, 2018

Coast to Coast: Giving Thousands of Pets a Second Chance with BPF Grants!

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February 22, 2018

Overcoming Challenges to Save Lives

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February 13, 2018

Making a Difference for Pets in Puerto Rico

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January 22, 2018

Want to save thousands of homeless pets?

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November 15, 2017

Sometimes Failure is Really Success!

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November 9, 2017

When the Teacher’s Pet is a Therapy Dog!

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October 31, 2017

5 Tips to Make Halloween All Treats and No Tricks for Your Pet

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October 19, 2017

First-time adopters agree: Adoption is the best Option!

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October 11, 2017

Looking to Adopt during EMPTY THE SHELTERS? Here’s a list of requirements!

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October 10, 2017

It’s Never Too Late—Empty The Shelters with Cathy Bissell

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October 4, 2017

It’s all happy tails at BPF’s EMPTY THE SHELTERS!

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July 19, 2017

EMPTY THE SHELTERS! Valley of the Sun, Here We Come! Get Ready, Get Set, Adopt!

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June 28, 2017

A Big, Little Surprise

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June 21, 2017

Grand Rapids Partied with a Purpose at the 12th Annual BISSELL Blocktail Party!

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June 7, 2017

The Best DOG-GONE Party in Town is Almost Here! Join us June 13th!

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May 17, 2017

A Cinderella Story for a Senior Cat

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May 3, 2017

Family of Detroit Pistons Coach Adopts Last Dog Left in Shelter

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May 2, 2017

This is what success looks like: A message from Cathy Bissell, founder of BPF.

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April 19, 2017

EMPTY THE SHELTERS at BISSELL HQ: Pet Adoption and Much More!

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April 5, 2017

Empty The Shelters Returns to More than Half of Michigan’s Shelters!

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March 30, 2017

‘Project Families Forever’ Keeps Pets at Home Where They Belong

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March 15, 2017

9 Reasons to Adopt at EMPTY THE SHELTERS in Northern California!

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March 1, 2017

EMPTY THE SHELTERS! California Here We Come!

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February 22, 2017

The best things in life really are free! Free adoption gets pets in loving homes.

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February 15, 2017

Prairie Paws Animal Shelter Microchipped 1000 pets! Have you microchipped your best friend?

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