NORTH SHORE ANIMAL LEAGUE AMERICA’S 23RD ANNUAL
GLOBAL PET ADOPTATHON

36-HOUR OPENING WEEKEND A HUGE SUCCESS
WITH 490 MUTT-I-GREES ADOPTED!

North Shore Animal League America opened its doors on Saturday, May 6th for Global Pet Adoptathon™ 2017 – sponsored by Purina®. Adopters were able to choose from hundreds of dogs, cats, puppies and kittens and the first 100 approved adoptions were FREE thanks to our sponsor Purina! The doors remained open for 36 hours straight and at the end 490 animals found loving, responsible homes.

Actress, adopter and Animal League America supporter, Camren Bicondova from FOX’s hit television show “Gotham”, participated in the opening ceremonies and cut the ribbon to officially begin Pet Adoptathon 2017.


Global Pet Adoptathon Month continues as we team up with over 2,000 partner shelters, rescue groups, school and community groups around the world to to find loving, responsible homes for all shelter and rescue pets in the world's largest adoption event! Check the map below to find a Global Pet Adoptathon event near you.

Remember, when you adopt you're saving two lives - the life of the pet you take home, and the life of the one we're able to rescue to take its place. So, paw it forward - adopt today!


Find A Pet Adoptathon Near You

There are over 2,000 shelters, rescue groups, schools, community groups and more participating in the 2017 Pet Adoptathon! To find an event near you, please search or browse the map within the United States via zip code. For international groups, please click here.

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CAMREN BICONDOVA

Actress, Fox hit drama Gotham
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ROBIN ROBERTS

Anchor, Good Morning America
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New and returning organizations can register here for Pet Adoptathon, or update their information.
Shelters and Rescue Groups: Upon completion of your Pet Adoptathon event, please log in here to report your adoption results.

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