Our Mission

To revolutionize the status and well-being of companion animals.

Who is Maddie?

Maddie was a beloved Miniature Schnauzer whose unconditional love, devotion, loyalty and spirit inspired her caregivers to start a charitable foundation, Maddie's Fund®, in her name.
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Secrets to Pet Foster Program Success

The Joy of Fostering

What if your shelter or rescue group had a long list of people wanting to foster pets, and there was a great system in place to recruit, train and manage those foster homes? Think this is impossible? Learn how to make it happen by finding amazing foster homes, and keeping these foster families happy by setting them up for success. For more info click here

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BFF to All!


She's the ultimate best friend. Already have another dog or cat? She'll be their BFF. Have kids, young or old? She'll be their BFF. Want to cuddle or play? She'll be your BFF. You can't lose with a BFF like Spirit!

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Veterinarians Eager for TNR Information

Community Cat

An article on TNR programs that reduce community cat populations is one of the most frequently read articles on The Veterinary Journal website. The article found that TNR, the adoption of socialized cats, and nuisance resolution counseling for residents is effective at reducing shelter cat intake. In the target zip code, the TNR program decreased cat intake by 66%, but decreased by only 12% in other zip codes. Read more here

What's New

He's Fabio-lous!


With his long, flowing mane of jet black hair, Jason is the feline version of Fabio. Irresistible!  Read more

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