Partner aims to raise $250k for charity

(Long Island, NY) April 24, 2012 -- Pets for Patriots announced a partnership with Flooring America to raise more than $250,000 to support the charity's work giving last-chance shelter pets a second chance at life with service and veteran members of the United States military. Flooring America is the leading provider of floor covering across North America with more than 550 independent retailers. "We feel very fortunate to have entered into this partnership to help a cause near and dear to our hearts - pets and patriots," says Frank Chiera, vice president of marketing at Flooring America. … [Read more...]

Pets for Patriots reaches 100 adoptions

Pets for Patriots, a nationwide charity connecting veterans with last-chance shelter pets, has reached a major milestone: its 100th honorable adoption. The occasion was marked with one of the organization's more dramatic stories: a dog with hours to live was rescued and ultimately united with a widowed veteran who needed a new best friend. The milestone adoption tale started on March 22, when the charity's founder received an early evening phone call about a death row dog in Texas. The animal had been surrendered by a soldier who believed it would be adopted quickly, but was unaware that as a … [Read more...]

Rochester veterans pet adoption option

Not-for-profit partners with Lollypop Farm, Humane Society of Greater Rochester and Henrietta Animal Hospital to help U.S. veterans honorably adopt and care for companion pets Rochester, NY (March 16, 2011) – Pets for Patriots, Inc., a not-for-profit that connects shelter pets with service and veteran members of the United States military, is partnering with Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester to place hard-to-adopt dogs and cats into loving military homes. Henrietta Animal Hospital will offer discounted veterinary care to animals adopted through the Pets for Patriots … [Read more...]