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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Social Media: 6 New Things Animal Organizations Need to Know - Upcoming Webcast

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Social media is an incredibly powerful tool for getting pets adopted, as well as for growing an adoption organization's pool of donors, volunteers and foster homes. But as social media has grown in power, it's also become more complex and specialized, with changes and new platforms emerging almost daily. Click here for more info and to register


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Maddie's Pet Adoption Days is May 31 - June 1!

America's biggest free pet adoption event is back! Over 200 organizations from 14 communities in nine states aim to find homes for 10,000 homeless dogs and cats in just two days. Find out all about it here
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Shelter Medicine has Hit the Big Time!

Shelter Medicine

The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) voted to approve provisional recognition for a shelter medicine board specialty under the auspices of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (ABVP). The first certification exam will be held in November 2015, and full recognition is expected within ten years. Click here for more information

What's New

$3M Lifesaving Award to Austin Coalition

That's one very happy pup with Austin, TX City Councilman Mike Martinez, who was on hand for the presentation of a $3 milion award... Read More

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