March 18th

Assisting Shelters Amidst COVID-19 with Sponsored Adoption Fees By Appointment-only

In response to COVID-19, BISSELL Pet Foundation sponsored reduced adoption fees across different parts of the country between March 19 – April 8. BPF wanted to assist animal shelters that are struggling with fewer volunteers and staff to care for their animals. The foundation hoped this would encourage families to add a furry quarantine buddy into […]

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March 9th

Dig In: BPF Launches New ‘Feed the Shelters’ Fundraiser

BISSELL Pet Foundation is always trying to find new ways to help homeless pets and shelters in need. In its latest effort to provide support to partners, BPF launched a fundraising campaign on March 2nd, which will run throughout the rest of the month. Introducing: Feed the Shelters! Why it’s Important Many shelters and rescues […]

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February 19th

BPF Sponsors Free Spay/Neuter Clinic in Louisiana

 This past month, BISSELL Pet Foundation sponsored its first, free spay/neuter clinic for cats and dogs in the St. Landry Parish community of Louisiana. This area experiences a severe cycle of pet overpopulation, so BPF knew there was a need to prevent unwanted litters from homelessness. This mission began in early 2020 by first […]

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February 14th

BISSELL Pet Foundation Announces its 2020 Junior Board

BISSELL Pet Foundation’s team is small but mighty. We rely on BISSELL, where every purchase saves pets, our loving donors, as well as our passionate Junior Board members who support our calendar events and campaigns while advocating for adoption every day. Each Junior Board member sets fundraising goals and fosters relationships within the community to […]

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January 23rd

BPF Supports Nearly 80 Critical Pets in Mississippi Through Emergency Grant

In the first days of the new year, Hub City Humane Society in Hattiesburg, Mississippi was already working tirelessly after receiving reports of animal neglect. Even with a full shelter, HCHS didn’t think twice about jumping right in and responding to a crisis in the community. HCHS couldn’t predict the financial burden that would fall on them after getting involved, […]

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December 3rd

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

To permanently end the homeless pet problem, everyone across the country needs to understand that there are beautiful, worthy animals in shelters who should be the first choice when bringing a pet into your home. You will get the most loving pet who will literally change your life because it’s so grateful to be loved. […]

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November 7th

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

BISSELL Pet Foundation aims to be a trusted resource for our animal welfare partners in times of emergency. Because BPF is a small organization, we can react quickly to urgent situations.  Recently, BPF responded to a call for help from Alaqua Animal Refuge (AAR) in Florida’s Panhandle to help them save the lives of 156 dogs who […]

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September 24th

Empty the Shelters October 12th @ BISSELL Headquarters

After successfully placing nearly 23,000 pets in homes, BISSELL Pet Foundation is back to Empty the Shelters at 127 participating shelters across the country. On Saturday, October 12, adopters will have a chance to bring a pet home for the reduced fee of $25 while BPF sponsors the remaining cost. Michigan is one of 26 […]

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September 24th

Preventing Pet Homelessness by the Thousands with BPF Grants!

Exciting grant news!! BISSELL Pet Foundation has always dedicated grant funding for spay and neuter as one of our pillars for preventing pet homelessness, but so far, 2019 is shaping up to be our biggest year yet for supporting these critical procedures. BPF has funded 18,206 spay and neuters in the first half of the […]

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August 1st

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

It’s no secret that people love to celebrate their pets whenever they can – whether it’s sharing a pic of their furry friend on #NationalPetDay or treating them to a tasty “pup cup.” When adopting a pet from a shelter, its age is sometimes a mystery with a true birth date nearly impossible to prove. However, your rescue pet’s birthday should still be celebrated!  Luckily, August (DOGust […]

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