Special Pals Announces 25 for 25 Spay & Neuter Day

For one day only, Special Pals is charging 25-cents for a spay or neuter surgery. During the 25 For 25 event, pet parents will pay just one quarter, thanks to a very generous donor and animal welfare advocate. The donor approached Special Pals with an offer to cover the remaining cost of the 25 spay and […]

What Is Microvolunteering?

April 15 is Microvolunteering Day, an awareness day that reminds us all to take just a few moments out of our day to support nonprofits we love… like Special Pals! So what is microvolunteering anyway? Micro means small, and “microvolunteering” is simply volunteering in small ways! These ideas don’t take much time or planning, but […]

AmazonSmile Triples Your Donation March 12-31!

It’s March Madness time, and supporters that are new to AmazonSmile will be hitting 3-pointers from downtown for Special Pals! From March 12-31, all first-time AmazonSmile purchases will be worth triple the donations! Through the AmazonSmile program, Amazon shoppers can donate to Special Pals just by shopping online. Every purchase made through our AmazonSmile link […]

Homemade Dog Treats Brighten Our Day!

Did you know it’s really easy to make your own dog treats at home? If you can bake a cookie, you can bake a dog treat! Our pals Carli and Presley W. dropped by recently with a fresh batch of homemade dog treats for the pups! The community is so incredibly generous to Special Pals and […]

Year of the Dog – Adopt in 2018

Lunar New Year begins February 16, and 2018 is the Year of the Dog! In Chinese astrology, the dog is regarded as an auspicious animal. If a dog visits a house, it is said that fortune will follow. Dogs symbolize sincerity, independence, and loyalty; they are not afraid of difficulties in daily life. We think that perfectly […]

Year of the Dog – Meet Napolean

2018 is the Year of the Dog, and it’s the perfect year to finally be adopted! We’re taking time to highlight a few of our pals that we want to find homes in the Year of the Dog. Meet Napolean Age: 5 years old Napolean came to us in 2015, fresh off the streets of […]