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Pay It Forward

Paying It Forward is a lifesaving way for every animal lover to help an adoptable pet today.

Now through April 28, you can Pay It Forward by donating directly to one of our participating Best Friends Network partners. Your donation will help cover or discount the adoption fee of a homeless dog, cat or other pet in their care, helping adopters bring home their new best friends. See below to find a participating Network partner near you, and help adoptable pets in your community find their forever homes.

Fairhope The Haven
Madison Hard Knocks Rescue and Training
Mobile Azalea City Cat Coaltion
Mobile Mobile SPCA
Pell City Animal Shelter of Pell City, Inc.
Theodore Animal Rescue Foundation

Wasilla Clear Creek Cat Rescue

Mountain Home Humane Society of North Central Arkansas
Mountain View Rosco P. Coal Train's Community Outreach

Concho Concho Animal Advocates
Flagstaff High Country Humane
Fountain Hills Fearless Kitty Rescue
Gilbert Cooper's Chance Animal Rescue
Mesa Follow Your Heart Foundation/Animal Rescue
Prescott Yavapai Humane Society
Scottsdale Love For Dogs
Queen Creek Desert Paws Rescue
Show Low Pet Allies

Davis NorCal Boxer Rescue
Fresno Fresno Humane Animal Services
Hesperia Hesperia Animal Shelter
Irvine DoVE Project
Lake Foreset The Little Red Dog, Inc.
Lindsay Central Valley Rescue Railroad
Long Beach K9 Kismet
Long Beach Saving Shibas Inc
Long Beach The Fix Project
Los Angeles The Rescue Team, Inc.
Los Angeles Two Hands Four Paws Foundation
Madera Friends of Madera Animal Shelter
Marina del Ray ForteRescue
Menlo Park NorCal GSP Rescue, aka NorCal German Shorthaired Pointer Rescue Inc.
Merced Renegade Animal Welfare & Rescue
Oxnard Surfcat Cafe and Adoptions
Parlier The Cat House on the Kings Pomona The PAW Mission
Riverside Mary S. Roberts Pet Adoption Center
Sacramento Front Street Animal Shelter
Sacramento Norcal German Shepherd Rescue dba ShepHeroes
San Francisco Saving Grace Rescue Inc
San Jose Silicon Valley Pet Project
Santa Rosa Sonoma County Animal Services
Sherman Rose I Stand With My Pack
Sonoma Pets Lifeline
Valley Center Lazy Dog Rescue
Valley Village Dogs of Service

Colorado Springs Happy Cats Haven
Colorado Springs Wild Blue Cats!
Denver No Feline Left Behind
Dolores Obe's Angels Rescue
Grand Junction Harmony Animal Matchmaker and Sanctuary

East Haven Tail To Paw Animal Support
Ridgefield Looking Glass Animal Rescue
Stamford Garden Rescues, Inc.

Brooksville The Humane Society of the Nature Coast
Clearwater Humane Society of Pinellas
Deltona METTA Rescue Family
Fort Pierce Operation CatSnip of the Treasure COAST
Gainsville Plenty of Pitbulls
Inverness Citrus County Animal Services
Jacksonville Jacksonville Humane Society
Jacksonville Florida Urgent Rescue
Land O Lakes Pasco County Animal Services
Miami The Cat Network, Inc.
Middleburg Safe Animal Shelter
Naples Brooke's Legacy Animal Rescue
Orlando Kindness For Cats Inc
Palm City Humane Society of the Treasure Coast
Palm Coast Flagler Humane Society
Pensacola SouthBARK
Port Charlotte Animal Welfare League of Charlotte County FL, Inc.
Sarasota Animal Rescue Coalition
Tallahassee It's Meow Or Never
Tampa Furever Yours Pet Rescue and Placement Services

Albany Albany Humane Society
Augusta Hands to Paws
Brunswick Glynn County Animal Control
Columbus Animal SOS
Douglasville Douglas County Humane Society
Duluth Planned PEThood of Georgia
Fayetteville Fayette County Humane Society
Griffin Happy Tailz Humane Inc.
Hamilton Humane Society of Harris County
Kennesaw Mostly Mutts Animal Rescue and Adoption, Inc.
Milton Silver Comet Animal Welfare Alliance
Saint Simmons No Kill Glynn County Inc
Savannah Humane Society for Greater Savannah
Savannah Islands Feral Cat Project
Savannah Tabby Tales Rescue
Thomson 2 Hands Saving 4 Paws
Valdosta Humane Society of Valdosta/Lowndes County
Woodstock Half the Way Home

Hilo Hui Pono Holoholona

Carroll Animal Rescue of Carroll
Decorah Humane Society of Northeast Iowa
Des Moines Animal Lifeline of Iowa
Dubuque Dubuque Regional Humane Society
Milford Humane Society of Northwest Iowa
Newton Jasper County Animal Rescue League and Humane Society

Caldwell West Valley Humane Society
Kuna Boxer Lovers Rescue
Moscow Animal House Ferals
Ponderay Panhandle Animal Shelter

Chicago Heights South Suburban Humane Society
Greenville Bond County Humane Society
Morton Grove Wright-Way Rescue
Munster Humane Indiana
Northbrook Heartland Animal Shelter
Plainfield K9 Enrichment Initiative, Inc.
Quincy Homeward Bound Waggin, Inc.
Wheaton DuPage County Animal Care and Control

Brookville Bear & Friends Animal Society, Inc.
Elkhart Pet Refuge, Inc.
Evansville It Takes A Village
Hobart The Humane Society of Hobart, Inc.
Shelbyville Animal Outreach of Shelby County
Westville Independent Cat Society

Ottawa Prairie Paws Animal Shelter

Ashland Tri-State Spay and Neuter
Brownsville Humane Society of Edmonson County
Corbin Knox-Whitley Humane Association, Inc.
Corbin/Louisville Kentucky Mutts Animal Rescue
Danville Danville-Boyle County Humane Society
Lawrenceburg Anderson Humane Society, Inc.
Melbourne Campbell County Animal Shelter
Somerset Somerset - Pulaski County Humane Society

Baton Rouge Cat Haven Inc
Belle Chasse Plaquemines Animal Welfare Society
Folsom CATNIP Foundation
Sunset Animal Rescue Foundation of LA
West Monroe Ouachita Parish Animal Shelter

Bellingham Ruff Tales Rescue
Brimfield Here Today Adopted Tomorrow Animal Sanctuary Inc.
Cambridge Baywater Animal Rescue
East Brookfield Second Chance Animal Services
North Billerica Billerica Cat Care Coalition

Cumberland Allegany County Animal Shelter
Gaithersburg Animal Welfare League of Montgomery County
North East Chesapeake Feline Association
Silver Spring Roxie's Fund
Waldorf Rescue Angels of Southern Maryland, Inc.
Waldorf The Humane Society of Charles County
Williamsport S&K Feline Furbabies Rescue Inc.

Sebec Give a Dog a Home, German Shepherd Dog Rescue

Dearborn Friends for Animals of Metro Detroit
Olivet Eaton County Humane Society Spay/Neuter Clinic and Wellness Center
Houghton Copper Country Humane Society
Iron River Northwoods Animal Shelter
Troy Paws for Life Rescue
West Branch Ogemaw County Humane Society

Minneapolis Minneapolis Animal Care and Control
Minneapolis No Dog Left Behind
Minneapolis Pet Haven Inc of MN
Plymouth The Rescue Crew
St. Paul Twin Cities Pet Rescue
Zimmerman Fur-Ever Home Rescue

Cape Girardeau Humane Society Of Southeast Missouri
Kansas City KC Pet Project
Kirksville Field of Dreams Rescue
Saint Robert Kitten Division Adoption Center
St. Louis American Eskimo Rescue of St. Louis
St. Louis APA Adoption Center
St. Louis Center for Animal Rescue and Enrichment of St. Louis (CARE STL)
Union Franklin County Humane Society

Brookhaven Brookhaven Animal Rescue League
Escatawpa Pink Pawz Spay & Neuter
Hattiesburg Southern Pines Animal Shelter
Lucedale Dixie Adoptables

Kalispell KittyMOM's Rescue Organization
Polson Life Savers Animal Rescue

Chardon Friends of Pets, Inc.
Omaha Feline Friendz in Nebraska

New Hampshire
Albany Connect A Pet New England
Hillsboro For the Love of Dog Rescue
Pelham Animal Rescue Network of New England

New Jersey
Cherry Hill Paws Give Me Purpose Inc.
Jersey City Liberty Humane Society
Milltown Karma Cat + Zen Dog Rescue Society
West Orange West Orange Trap, Neuter, Vaccinate & Return

New Mexico
Alamogordo Animal Village NM
Gallup McKinley County Humane Society of New Mexico
Rio Rancho Watermelon Mountain Ranch

Fernley Animal Rescue Group of Northern Nevada
Las Vegas Hearts Alive Village
Incline Village Wylie Animal Rescue Foundation
Reno Canine Rehabilitation Center and Sanctuary
Washoe Valley Pawsibilities

New York
Blasdell Ten Lives Club
Buffalo Friends for Felines Inc./ Tabby Town
Calverton Kent Animal Shelter
Forest Hills AdvoCat Rescue
Long Island City Korean K9 Rescue
New York KittyKind, Inc
New York City Muddy Paws Rescue
New York City Second Chance Rescue NYC
Penn Yan Humane Society of Yates County
South Ozone Park For Animals, Inc.

North Carolina
Hampstead Carolina Boxer Rescue
Lincolnton Lincoln County Animal Services

North Dakota
Bismarck Tails of the Midwest Animal Rescue
Fargo 4 Luv of Dog Rescue
Fargo CATS Cradle Shelter
Rolla Turtle Mountain Animal Rescue

Batavia Clermont Animal CARE Humane Society
Bowling Green Wood County Humane Society
Cincinnati My Furry Valentine
Cincinnati Ohio Alleycat Resource
Elyria Multiple Breed Rescue
Hamilton Animal Friends Humane Society
Kettering SICSA Pet Adoption Center
Wilmington Wilmington Area Humane Society

Broken Arrow Legacy of Hope Dog Rescue
Edmond Community Cat Coalition of Edmond
Enid Enid SPCA
Guthrie Pet Angels Rescue
Norman Second Chance Animal Sanctuary, Inc.
Oklahoma City Best Friends of Pets
Oklahoma City Friends with Four Paws Foundation

Junction City SevaDog
McMinnville Homeward Bound Pets
Medford SoHumane
Paisley Herd U Needed A Home
Pendleton Cat Utopia
Portland Animal Balance
Salem Willamette Humane Society
Springfield Cat Rescue & Adoption Network

Aliquippa Beaver County Humane Society
Colmar Stray Cat Blues Inc.
East Smithfield Animal Care Sanctuary
Gettysburg Adams County SPCA
Glenmoore Noah's Ark Rescue Project and Sanctuary
Montrose Kindred Spirits Feral Cat Program
Philadelphia Green Street Rescue
Philadelphia Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society
Pittsburgh Senior Pet and Animal Rescue, Inc.
Pottstown Animal House Project
Renfrew Butler County Humane Society

Rhode Island
North Kingstown Friends of Homeless Animals RI
Providence Providence Animal Rescue League
Wakefield Save One Soul Animal Rescue League

South Carolina
Moncks Corner Berkeley Animal Center
North Myrtle Beach The Humane Society of North Myrtle Beach

South Dakota
Yankton Heartland Humane Society

Johnson City Neonatal Kitten Rescue
Lewisburg Lewisburg Animal Shelter
Memphis Spay Memphis
Nashville Bonaparte's Retreat
Nashville Proverbs 12:10 Animal Rescue
Winchester Animal Harbor (The Franklin County Humane Society)

Abilene City of Abilene Animal Services
Arlington Shelter2Rescue Coalition Inc
Baytown A Life to Live
Beaumont Humane Society of Southeast Texas
Brownwood Corinne T Smith Animal Center
Bulverde Animal Rescue Connections
Corpus Christi Gulf Coast Humane Society
Cuero Pet Adoptions of Cuero
Dallas Dallas DogRRR
Denison Denison Animal Welfare Group
Edinburg Palm Valley Animal Center
Georgetown Williamson County Regional Animal Shelter
Horizon City Help Meowt CARES
Houston Corridor Rescue Inc
Houston Day of the Dogs
Houston Special Pals
Keller Animal Advocates of North Texas
Magnolia Abandoned Animal Rescue
Porter Wags to Whiskers of Texas
Round Rock Central Texas Feline Rescue
San Antonio Helotes Humane Society
San Antonio Tejas Rescued Pet Adoptions
Santa Fe S.A.V.E. Rescue Coalition
Somerset Tri-City Animal  Sanctuary
Spring Schnauzer & Friends Rescue, Inc.
Texas City Galveston County Animal Resource Center
Wichita Falls Humane Society of Wichita County

Heber City Paws for Life Utah
Herriman Bulldog Club of Utah Rescue
Hurricane Because Animals Matter
Logan Cache Humane Society
Ogden Humane Society of Northern Utah
Saint George Providing Animals With Support
Salt Lake City Herding Haven
Salt Lake City Second Chance for Homeless Pets
Salt Lake City Utah Friends of Basset Hounds
Salt Lake City Whiskers
Spanish Fork South Utah Valley Animal Shelter
Vernal Ashley Valley Community Cats

Culpeper The Jadie Bug and Tobster Foundation Inc
Herndon Fancy Cats & Dogs Rescue Team
Radford Radford Humane Society
Richmond Richmond Animal League
Roanoke Angels of Assisi
Stephens City Shenandoah Shepherd Rescue

Williston All Breed Rescue

Belfair Humane Society of Mason County
Colville  Colville Valley Animal Sanctuary
Longview Humane Society of Cowlitz County
Oak Harbor Critter Conscious
Sequim Northwest Rescue & Therapy Dogs
Walla Walla Blue Mountain Humane Society

De Soto American Standardbred Adoption Program Inc.
Milwaukee Groom for Good
Milwaukee Urban Cat Coalition
Rhinelander The Fix Is In, Inc.
West Milwaukee Milwaukee Area Domestic Animal Control Commission

West Virginia
Fayetteville New River Humane Society
Morgantown Mountaineer Spay Neuter Assistance Program
Moundsville Webark Estates, Inc.