February 8th

SPAY Montana: Engaging Communities to End Suffering

Our amazing partners at Lewis and Clark Humane Society (LCHS) in Helena, MT know that a critical part of animal welfare is educating the community about compassionate care.  Recently, BISSELL Pet Foundation awarded LCHS a grant to control the local stray pet population with spay/neuter clinics, while they simultaneously improved the area’s understanding of humane […]

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December 30th

Giving Hope in the Golden Years: Meet Rosie

Meet Rosie, a brave soul in a tiny, seven- pound body. Rosie is a 12-year-old Daschund who was surrendered when her owner was no longer willing to care for her special needs. Tragically, this is not an uncommon plight for senior pets who are frequently given up due to cost of care or desire for […]

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December 28th

Healing People and Pets in the Wake of Tennessee Wildfires

Our hearts go out the victims of the Tennessee wildfires and our hats go off to our partners at Sevier County Humane Society (SCHS) who have been working non-stop the last month to help animals in the area. The wildfires that ravaged the greater Gatlinburg, Tennessee area in November had a staggering toll with nearly […]

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December 20th

Friends of Chicago Animal Care and Control (FCACC) needs volunteers!

Chicago Animal Care and Control’s (CACC) Homeward Bound Rescue Partners are in need of loving Illinois residents to temporarily foster animals in their homes.  Homeward Bound Rescue Partners transfer animals from CACC, saving the lives of pets taken in by the City Shelter. The Rescue partners then find the animals homes; however, many Rescue partners […]

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November 18th

Shhh…We found Cathy Bissell’s Christmas List!

Cathy Bissell’s Christmas List—TOP SECRET!! -For my friends: this year get gifts for their pets! PupJoy & Pet Safe! -For friends w/ dogs: Customize PupJoy Boxes for each of their dogs. Their dogs will love the delicious treats & durable toys and $2 per order goes to BPF!! (get them for KC, Roxy & Taz […]

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November 9th

This Adoption Saved Three Lives

When you adopt a pet, you save your pet’s life and the one that takes its place in the shelter.  Recently during EMPTY THE SHELTERS, Ida was rescued to save her owner’s life as well. Two-month-old Ida was adopted from Lenawee Humane Society in Southeast Michigan by a local college student. Ida had already begun […]

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November 2nd

Willie Nelson, Buddy and the Brothers—Great ETS Stories Just Keep Coming!

Willie Nelson, a 2-year-old Pit mix, had been in the Livingston County Animal Control and Shelter for months just waiting for the right home.  Willie Nelson was relatively picky in his preferences–not always friendly with men, no cats, and choosey with his dog friends!  However, he LOVES women, adores older children and is great to […]

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October 31st

Now accepting applications – BISSELL Pet Foundation Junior Board!

We are now accepting applications for the BISSELL Pet Foundation Junior Board, a young professional advisory committee.  We believe the delivery of our mission can be greatly enhanced by the involvement of young professionals with a passion for pets, shelters, and animal welfare organizations.  Please review the documents below; interviews will be held November 2016.  Interested candidates […]

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