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Last Chance Animal Rescue

Saves animals from high-kill shelters


AGE RANGE - 14 and above

What is Last Chance Animal Rescue?

Last Chance Animal Rescue operates in Washington D.C., Maryland and Virginia. They take in cats and dogs from more than 50 high-kill shelters in 12 states and provide disaster-relief services for pets. They partner with more than 30 PetSmart and Petco stores in the region and provide full service in-store cat adoptions.

Last Chance rescues and re-homes about 10,000 pets annually, and since 1999, they've provided loving homes for more than 100,000 cats and dogs.

How do I volunteer?

There are many ways to volunteer helping pets with Last Chance Animal Rescue, including fostering pets, helping at adoption centers, dog walkers, and animal transportation. You can volunteer in a shelter, off-site, or even from the comfort of your home. Whether you want to help Last Chance’s animals daily or once in a while, they have opportunities for everyone! You can also reach out directly to their email.

If you love pets and want to help them find their forever home, this could be a great place for you!

Feel free to share extra information and personal experiences in the comments below, or head over to the forum!


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