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Animal Appeal

Animal Appeal is an all breed cat and dog rescue & adoption organization serving Western Pennsylvania and Eastern Ohio. We believe that education is the key to reducing the excessive number of unwanted pets in our community, and lessoning abuse and neglect. All animals receive veterinary care, including spay/neuter, and then become available for adoption into responsible, caring homes.

Address: PO Box 197
Sharpsville, PA 16150
Phone: (724) 962-9284 Care Sanctuary

Animal Care Sanctuary

Animal Care Sanctuary envisions a society that acknowledges responsible, compassionate care and treatment of all animals. We provide a safe and caring refuge for companion animals and inspire change through education, adoption, and spay/neuter initiatives.

Address: PO Box A
East Smithfield, PA 18817
Phone: (570) 596-2200 Friends

Animal Friends

Animal Friends is a companion animal resource center serving the needs of pets and people for 70 years. Our progressive programs have been nationally recognized and include humane rescue, shelter and adoption services for homeless pets, humane education, pet behavior classes, pet-assisted therapy, wellness programs and more.

Address: 562 Camp Horne Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Phone: (412) 847-7000 Friends of Westmoreland

Animal Friends of Westmoreland

The Animal Friends of Westmoreland is committed to the vision of a no kill shelter and being a voice for those who cannot speak for themselves. Our mission is to help abandoned, abused and neglected animals and our passion is to educate the public to spay and neuter, to spread awareness on embracing pet adoption and to inspire others to become animal advocates.

Address: 216 Depot Street
Youngwood, PA 15697
Phone: (724) 925-2555 House Rescue

Animal House Rescue

Animal House Rescue specializes in the problem children! Although we gladly accept 'ready made' dogs, we welcome the dogs with character - as we like to put it. Our dogs can be bounce backs (returns), abused or neglected, and the misunderstood ... essentially dogs with issues. We have found that these dogs will make perfectly good (and safe) companions. Someone just needs to understand them and that

Address: 114 S Sporting Hill Rd.
Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
Phone: None Protectors of Allegheny Valley

Animal Protectors of Allegheny Valley

Animal Protectors of Allegheny Valley was founded in 1966 as a network of foster homes providing temporary shelter and adoption services for abandoned and unwanted animals. From 1966 through 1985, volunteers fought to end the practice of euthanizing abandoned dogs in the city of New Kensington. In 1986 they reached an agreement with the City of New Kensington to provide the permanent shelter for the cities' stray animals.

Address: 533 Linden Avenue
New Kensington, PA 15068
Phone: (724) 339-7388 Rescue League of Western Pennsylvania

Animal Rescue League of Western Pennsylvania

The Animal Rescue League takes in any animal in need of a home. Did you know that very few animal shelters in Western Pennsylvania accept all domestic animals, regardless of age, health, or temperament? 'Open Door' means that every animal finds shelter here, every day. For generations, the community has relied on us as a resource for adoption, foster homes, veterinary care, behavioral training and animal welfare advocacy.

Address: 6620 Hamilton Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Phone: (412) 345-7300 Welfare Society of Monroe (AWSOM)

Animal Welfare Society of Monroe (AWSOM)

The Animal Welfare Society of Monroe (AWSOM) seeks to accommodate Monroe County's stray, homeless, neglected or abused animals. Our shelter takes in all companion animals and, with the assistance of rescue and foster organizations, veterinary services and pet behaviorists, evaluates and cares for each on a case-by-case basis. Our adoption program links up pets with loving families. We strive to end the pet overpopulation problem that leads to abuse and neglect with our spay/neuter program.

Address: 3129 Godfrey Ridge Drive
Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Phone: (570) 421-3647 for Needy and Neglected Animals (ANNA)

Association for Needy and Neglected Animals (ANNA)

ANNA (Association for Needy and Neglected Animals) was incorporated in June of 2004. The group is named for Anna - a Shitzu mix - that was brought into the local police impound and was scheduled for euthanasia. Our director spotted her and took her in. With a little time, effort and expense, Anna was cleaned up and back on her way to good health. Our organization was started to help other animals like Anna get a second chance.

Address: 1555 East 10th Street
Erie, PA 16511
Phone: (814) 451-0230 You Care

Because You Care

Because You Care works primarily through foster care. We take in abandoned and abused animals and nurse them back to health, both physically and emotionally, and then find them loving 'forever' homes. Because You Care is concerned with companion animal overpopulation and works actively to reduce the number of unwanted stray pets.

Address: PO Box 54
McKean, PA 16426
Phone: (814) 476-1212 County Humane Society

Bedford County Humane Society

Companion animals bring a tremendous amount of unconditional love and matchless joy to our homes and our lives, but unfortunately, there are still hundreds on needy animals in our community with no one to return their love or provide food and shelter. As we strive to build a better tomorrow for the animals, we invite you to be a part of our mission and vision.

Address: 1108 Lutzville Road
Everett, PA 15537
Phone: None Days Animal League

Better Days Animal League

Better Days Animal League is located in South Central Pennsylvania. We were established in the summer of 2007 and have helped to rescue and re-home countless animals in need. We work closely with local government and other local rescue organizations in our mission to be a voice for animals.

Address: 12310 Mongul Hill Rd
Shippensburg, PA 17257
Phone: None Chip Farm Animal Refuge

Blue Chip Farm Animal Refuge

Nestled in the rich green rolling hills of Northeastern Pennsylvania is a magical place called Blue Chip Farm Animal Refuge. It's a place where no animal is too old or too unwanted to find a warm bed, good food and most of all, love. Our mission is to provide a sanctuary where older, stray, abandoned, sick or abused animals can wait to be adopted or simply live out their lives in safety and peace.

Address: 974 Lockville Rd.
Dallas, PA 18612
Phone: (570) 333-5265 Rescue of Central PA

Canine Rescue of Central PA

Canine Rescue of Central PA is dedicated to providing assistance to any dog in a helpless situation. The organization was formed in 2002 and has made tremendous progress in establishing another valuable resource for our furry friends. It is our mission to get involved in as many situations as possible to provide sanctuary, shelter, and homes to as many dogs as they can.

Address: PO Box 129
Dillsburg, PA 17019
Phone: (717) 232-1644 County PAWS

Centre County PAWS

Centre County PAWS was established in 1980. For over 30 years we have been committed to finding forever homes for cats and dogs, educating citizens on responsible pet ownership, providing spay/neuter assistance, and ending pet overpopulation. We are a noneuthanasia, member supported, volunteer enabled organization dedicated to the Promotion of Animal Welfare and Safety.

Address: 1401 Trout Road
State College, PA 16801
Phone: (814) 237-8722

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