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All About Cats Rescue

111 East Sunrise Highway , Freeport NY 11520

Petco Foundation Invests in Lifesaving Work of All About Cats Rescue

Grant of $5,000 will extend efforts to save more animal lives in the New York Area

 Freeport August 26,2017 –  All About Cats Rescue of Freeport  New York , today announced it has been awarded a $5,000 grant from the Petco Foundation to support its Trap Neuter and Return Program (TNR) in its effort to humanely reduce the over population of felines in the community.

All About Cats Rescue is a nonprofit organization serving Long Island, New York City. Since 2010, All About Cats Rescue has worked to improve the welfare of stray and abandoned cats and kittens through rescue, rehabilitation and placing them in forever homes. All About Cats is a cage free, no kill shelter and has saved more than 4,000 cats and kittens.

The Petco Foundation investment will help All About Cats Rescue reach its goal to make a significant impact on the community by humanely reducing the over population of felines in the community by coordinating a rigorous TNR, Trap Neuter and Return Program for cats that live in outdoor colonies.

“We are grateful to Petco for their ongoing support of our rescue’s mission, our work continues due to the generosity of the foundation and it vital to achieving our goals to find forever homes for cats in our community.” said Cindy Roth, Founder and President of All About Cats Rescue.

For more information about All About Cats Rescue or the Petco Foundation, visit www.allaboutcats.org or www.petcofoundation.org. Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram or by using the hashtag #PetcoFoundation.

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 About All About Cats Rescue

 In December   2010 All About Cats, a no kill, cage free, rescue organization, was founded in response to the homeless cat and kitten population on Long Island. Our mission is to improve the welfare of stray and abandoned cats and kittens as well as rescuing cats and kittens from known kill-shelters. Through rigorous dedication they find suitable forever homes for the cats and kittens in their care.

About the Petco Foundation

At the Petco Foundation, we believe that every animal deserves to live its best life.  Since 1999, we’ve invested more than $200 million in lifesaving animal welfare work to make that happen. With our more than 4,000 animal welfare partners, we inspire and empower communities to make a difference by investing in adoption and medical care programs, spay and neuter services, pet cancer research, service and therapy animals, and numerous other lifesaving initiatives. Through our Think Adoption First program, we partner with Petco stores and animal welfare organizations across the country to increase pet adoptions. So far, we’ve helped more than 5.3 million pets find their new loving families, and we’re just getting started. Visit petcofoundation.org to learn more about how you can get involved.