Total Animals Sheltered/Assisted- 25,894
Total Dogs and Cats Euthanized in 2009- 16,574
Owner Surrendered 6,661
Seized Animals (neglect, cruelty, etc.) 77
Returned to Owner 1,957
Spay/neuter Surgeries Completed 6,941
Intake by Type:
Feral Cats 2,998
Euthanized-Breakdown per type
Domesticated Cats 8,256 (Lost, given away)
Feral Cats 2,899 (trapped strays)
Owner Requested Euthanasia 1,025 (Old Age, Traffic Accident, etc.)
HAVE PASSION FOR PAWS? BE GREAT-DONATE
Why? Be Paws you Care-As a public charity, we rely soley on public donations to support the Passion for Paws Food Bank program and other pet care assistance programs. You can make a difference in the lives of those less fortunate. You can help keep pets in their forever homes. You can help save the lives of wonderful cats and dogs. Your donations can be claimed as a charitable tax deduction on your tax return to the fullest extent of the law as we are an approved tax exempt charitable organization under section 501c3 of the IRS tax code.
We are very grateful to our donors whose financial assistance permits us to provide short term and emergency pet food and pet care assistance to over 150 needy pet owners each year who are caring for collectively over 350 cats and dogs.
Major Gifts: Leslie L. Alexander Foundation, Inc, Banfield Charitable Trust, Caplan-Bensley Foundation, Daydreamer Enterprise Foundation, Inc. , Hufty Foundation, Pedigree Foundation, Knopf Family Foundation, Inc., Solomon Family Foundation Trust, Marc and Cathy Solomon, Stephen H. Ellis Family Charitable Fund, Petco Foundation, Build-A-Bear Workshop Bear Hugs Foundation, Ripley Entertainment, Inc., Evolved Machines, Inc., Rhodes Holdings, Inc., Alexandra Hufty Anlyan, Paul and Sarah Goodkin, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Jupiter-Tequesta Junior Woman's Club, SHAPE (Students Helping Achieve Philanthropic Excellence) Club of Lake Worth High School, SHAPE (Students Helping Achieve Philanthropic Excellence), Inc., George Cooksey, Paul and Susan Rhodes, George Anhang (given in memory of Mina bas Menachem Zev)
Linda Chinn, Lesly S. Smith, Edith Rhodes, Dr. Jess Rhodes, MD, Susan Rhodes, Jim Forney, Larry McGinnes, Deborah L. Boudreau, Michael Schwartz, Paige Rense Noland, Edgar Otto, Peggy Tetley, Nicole Shuey, Colin Brown, Illisa Finkelman, Lucia Lopez, Debra S. Mailloux, Erin Santana, Gabrielle and Michael Zaidman, Melanie Burgess, Barbara Hilton Monz, Anna R. Taqueti., Deborah Barash, Liesl Marelli, Christopher D. Devine, Shannon Chamberlain, Daniel Harwick, Joan and Charles King, Larry and Andrea Carlton, Cassandra Appleman, Christine Cook, Gail Lee and Ronald Mills, Sandra and Roger Krakoff, Darlene Deaton and Julie Kemp, Michael O Callaghan, Palm Beach County North Lions Club, Baywind Community Shepherd's Guild, Publix Supermarkets, Inc., Animal Hospital at the Market Place, Law Offices of Perlet and Shiner, John Archer, Sandra Altner, Chris Zois, Beth and Jim Walton, Douglas Cioffero, Catherine Chalmers, Tara L. Leavy (memorial gift in honor of her mother, Sylvia K. Marks), Kevin D. and Mary Tree Morris, Robert and Anne Van Gieson, Shirley Grabner, John and Fran Mezzetta, Carleen Skiles (given in honor of Dawn Favata), Janet Lennon-Wood.
Inkind-Donated or Discounted Goods and Services: PowerSigns, Red Barn, Shores Animal Clinic, Palms West Animal Hospital, Hilason Saddlery, Isense, Inc., Delightful Designs.net, Federal Grant Consulting Group, Ava Rhodes, Inc., Donna Tagg, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Green's Pharmacy, Fedco Pharmacy, Amici Market,Tacy Electrical Services, Wal-Mart,, Microsoft Corporation, Baywind Community Sheperd's Guild, Jupiter-Tequesta Junior Woman's Club, Palms West Animal Hospital, Shores Animal Hospital, Mid County Veterinary Hospital, Veterinary Surgical Specialists, Jenson Beach Animal Hospital, Shannon Chamberlain, Daniel Hardwick, Dayanna Isoph, Beverly Pepe, Jennifer and Taylor Snow.