Animal Friends Shares the Love with Day Apollo Subaru and the ASPCA

Dec 20 2013

Animal Friends recently hosted a two-day, multi-location event on December 13th and 14th through the ASPCA/Subaru Share the Love program.  This adoption extravaganza was successful in part due to additional shelters coming to Animal Friends including Greene County Humane Society …

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Third-Party Events Put the “fun” in Fundraise

Oct 30 2013

By Kayla Seifert, Animal Friends Development Assistant             Every year, Animal Friends is privileged to be the beneficiary of dozens of Third Party Events. These types of events are held by individuals and businesses outside of the Animal Friends’ organization that …

Posted in bar crawl, event, fundraise, fundraiser, money, third party

How Glitch Became the Bark in the Dark Mascot…and Helped Homeless Pets!

Aug 21 2013

By Christy Bostardi, Special Events Coordinator  Every summer, our city of Pittsburgh brings beautiful scenery and abundant activities for its residents to enjoy. From concerts and festivals to Kennywood and Pirates’ games, there is never a shortage of things to …

Posted in Bark in the Dark, Bark in the Park, By Christy Bostardi, event, special event

Come Celebrate St. Pitty’s Day with Animal Friends!

Mar 01 2013

Animal Friends is observing St. Patrick’s Day by celebrating all of our wonderful, adoptable Pit Bulls and Pitty mixes! Join Animal Friends on Sunday, March 17 from noon – 4pm for a Happy St. Pitty’s Day event! Happy St. Pitty’s …

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Animal Friends to hold annual Liberation Day Rescue on July 9th

Jun 15 2012

The Fourth of July is coming soon and for many that means picnics, outdoor barbeques and family get-togethers.  Another big part of the Fourth celebrations are fireworks.  For many dogs, the Fourth of July is a frightening day.  Because of …

Posted in adopt, dog, event, fourth of july, Liberation Day Rescue, rescue, tips

Grooming and other “paw”istively great ideas for spring!

Mar 28 2012

 Does the thought of spring put a “spring” in your step?  Perhaps sunny days and blooming flowers are something to look forward to but what about opening the windows, dusting the shelves and cleaning out those closets?  Fido surely needs …

Posted in dog, Dogwash, donation, event, grooming