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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Featured Learning Track: Marketing the Treatables

Learning Tracks

What is a treatable pet? How can we get more treatable animals adopted? Check out the Marketing the Treatables Learning Track and share it with your media guru, adoption counselors, co-workers and volunteers. The presentations have corresponding quizzes offering a printable Certificate of Attendance for a passing score! Click here

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FREE Kitten Promotion Extended!


Maddie's Fund is honoring our veterans in celebration of the 4th of July by offering FREE kitten adoptions for those making a donation to East Bay Stand Down. Visit Maddie's Fund Adoption sites on weekends until July 31st at the Dublin PetSmart or Pleasanton Stoneridge Shopping Center to make your donation and select your new kitten.   Click here for more info

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Webcast: Free Pet Adoptions

New best friends

Organizations that do fee-waived adoptions bring attention to senior pets, feral cats and pets with medical conditions. They also increase foot traffic, raise awareness of shelter animals, and attract positive media attention. But some people are concerned that pets adopted without a fee are more likely to be returned to the shelter or obtained thoughtlessly. What does research and experience tell us? Click here for more info and to register

What's New

Elegant Gentleman Duke!

Looking for the perfect addition to your family? Look no further. Check out Duke in this on-air appearance on the KPIX Channel 5 p... Read More

Maddie's Newsletter

Subscribe to our e-newsletter to keep up with the efforts and happenings at Maddie's Fund. Access all archives and current newsletters here. Read Now