The Poop

Happy tails. Pawsome happenings. We want to keep you informed…you need to know “the Poop”.

October 10th

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

Empty The Shelters started in May of 2016, and on October 14, BISSELL Pet Foundation (BPF) will hold its 9th event.  Can you explain how the program came about and why it is so important to you and the foundation? There are two parts to the answer:  Until every pet has a home, and I can’t […]

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October 4th

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

Nearly 9,000 pets have found homes through EMPTY THE SHELTERS in the last 17 months. Here are a few who found forever homes during our most recent events.  Make tails wag at your home by adopting at BPF’s next ETS on October 14! Black Lab Puppies rescued from Houston after Harvey were recently adopted during […]

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August 17th

Support The Shelters Sweepstakes Lucky Winners

Grand Prize Winner: Mac’s Mission in Cape Girardeau, MO! Mac’s Mission received the most votes during our Sweepstakes period, winning the $30,000 Grand Prize!  Mac’s Mission helps homeless dogs and those with special needs or injuries who would otherwise be euthanized. The prize money will be allocated with $10,000 for adoption fees, $10,000 for spay […]

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June 28th

A Big, Little Surprise

When the sheriff’s cruiser pulled up to Santa Paula Animal Rescue Center (SPARC) in Santa Paula, CA, the immediate assumption was that a large breed, stray was inside.  The shelter workers gathered expecting to intake a strong and possibly unruly dog. Imagine their surprise when they saw tiny Dina, a senior Pomeranian!  She loved the […]

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June 7th

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

BISSELL Blocktail Party is back for its 12th year and everyone is going mutts!  Each year, Blocktail gets bigger and better with more fun and more funds raised to save lives.  The annual benefit for animal welfare organizations is back on Tuesday, June 13th from 6- 9 pm promising a good time for all– rain […]

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May 17th

A Cinderella Story for a Senior Cat

Mitts had led a tough life when he arrived at Lake Haven Rescue.  He had been surrendered by a farmer who reported that Mitts was constantly picked on by the other farm cats and appeared unable to defend himself.  The 6-year-old cat was in bad shape.  His medical problems included tapeworms, extensive wounds, broken teeth […]

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