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Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League JOINS NBC 6 AND Telemundo 51 TO HOST FOURTH ANNUAL PET ADOPTION DRIVE – CLEAR THE SHELTERS™ ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 18

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League recently announced it is participating in NBC 6 and Telemundo’s fourth annual Clear the Shelters™ pet adoption drive on Saturday, August 18, 2018.  On this day Peggy Adams will offer waived pet adoption fees to help local families adopt a new pet. Since 2015, NBC 6 and Telemundo 51 stations’ nationwide Clear the Shelters™ campaign has resulted in more than 150,000 pet adoptions.  Click here to read entire media alert.

5th Annual Countdown 2 Zero Adoption Event Presented by The Lois Pope LIFE Foundation, Inc.

The fifth annual Countdown 2 Zero (C2Z) Adoption Event presented by The Lois Pope LIFE Foundation, Inc., is scheduled for Saturday, September 8, 2018, from 10 am to 4 pm at a new location- the South Florida Fairgrounds - Expo Center East, in West Palm Beach (9067 Southern Blvd).  This free event is the county’s largest annual pet adoption event and will feature hundreds of animals (dogs, cats, puppies, kittens, rabbits and more) from Palm Beach County seeking new families and homes.  Click here to read entire media alert.

Peggy Adams Will Host Birthday Party in Honor of DOGust 1st Universal Birthday Day for all Shelter and Rescue Dogs

For all of those families that have opened their home and heart to a rescue dog, and might not have known exactly the date or month your furry friend was born, you can now celebrate on August 1st, the universal birthday for all shelter and rescue dogs. Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League plans to celebrate DOGust 1st by throwing a birthday party for the dogs currently at the shelter still looking for their forever home and for those that have adopted a dog from the League. Click here to read entire media alert.

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Pet Food Donations Urgently Needed for Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League’s Pantry

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League needs donations to help stock the shelves of Peggy’s Pantry with life essential supplies such as wet and dry food for both cats and dogs.   Peggy’s Pantry is a program to help temporarily assist families with feeding their pets. When families find themselves in a financial shortfall and don’t have the means to care for their animals, rather than have them surrender their beloved family pets, Peggy Adams assists them by providing animal food and supplies for six-month increments. Click here to read entire press release.

12 Kittens from Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League Take Flight to NY Saturday, June 30, 2018

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League in West Palm Beach through the graciousness of Candy Hamm will transport via private air plane, 12 kittens (3 to 5 months old) to North Shore Animal League America’s Port Washington, New York Adoption Center.  Candy Hamm has been a member of Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League’s Board of Directors since 2015.

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Community Affairs Show / Alpha Media Stations

Check out the Community Affairs show that aired in June on 97.9, 103.1, and 107.9. Chelsea from WIRK interviewed Paul Bates, TNVR Outreach Coordinator and Lauren Ellis, Development and Marketing Manager.

211 HelpLine Partners with Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League to Provide Emotional Support to Suicide Prevention Counselors

On Thursday, June 28th at 11:00am, staff from Peggy Adams Animal Rescue in West Palm Beach will be bringing adorable, adoptable dogs to 211 HelpLine’s facility in Lantana, to provide emotional support to their suicide prevention counselors.

In wake of the two recent celebrity suicides, Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain, 211 HelpLine has seen an uptick in the number of mental health and suicide related calls, chats and texts, coming into the center. Staff at 211 HelpLine are trained Specialists who work to assess callers’ situations and de-escalate crisis situations, including individuals having suicidal thoughts. Click here to read full release.

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League Hosts Mega Mutt Madness Adoption & Anniversary Event Saturday, June 23, 2018

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is celebrating their 93rd anniversary of helping animals! In honor of this monumental occasion, Peggy Adams is hosting a Mega Mutt Madness Adoption and Anniversary event, Saturday, June 23, 2018 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League (3200 N. Military Trail in West Palm Beach).  Click here to read the full press release.

Homes Needed Urgently! Over 1,000 animals waiting to be adopted at Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League currently has over 1200 cats and dogs in their care and is at maximum capacity in regards to cats.  To encourage adoptions, Peggy Adams is offering free adoptions of cats over 5 months of age throughout June. For those who’ve been thinking about adopting a furry friend– there is no better time than now! Click here to read more!

Six Dogs Graduating from 1st Class of the Canine Good Citizenship Course

Six Dogs Graduating from 1st Class of the Canine Good Citizenship Course at Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League

Special Graduation Ceremony on Tuesday, May 29th at 11 am

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Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League and Hill’s Pet Nutrition Help Families Become “Pet Prepared” for Hurricane Season

PALM BEACH COUNTY, FL (May 7, 2018) – In recognition of National Animal Disaster Preparedness Day (NADPD), Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is joining Hill’s Pet Nutrition and its network of animal shelter partners in a campaign to educate pet parents on ways pets can stay safe and be better prepared to survive a disaster. This year’s National Animal Disaster Preparedness Day (NADPD) on May 12, 2018, will help raise awareness of the significant risk pets face during hurricane season.

Homes Needed Urgently!

West Palm Beach, FL - For those who’ve been thinking about adopting a furry friend– there is no better time than now.  Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League currently has over 800 cats and dogs in their care and is at maximum capacity in regards to large dogs.  To encourage adoptions, the League is teaming up with Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control to waive adoption fees for all dogs over 40 lbs., regardless of age.  Adoption fees are also being waived for all cats five months or older, and the promotion will run from April 20th through April 30th. Click article to read entire press release.

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League’s Kitten Nursery Continues to Save Lives Foster Volunteers Needed

West Palm Beach, FL- (April 23, 2018) Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League opened their Neonatal Kitten Nursery in 2016 in a revolutionary approach to saving lives of more newborn kittens that require 24-hour care to survive. In 2017 they expanded the Kitten Nursery to accommodate even more kittens in Palm Beach County needing this type of care. In 2018 the Kitten Nursery is thriving and as we enter another busy kitten season – the need for foster volunteers is urgent. View press release here.

Homes Needed Urgently

West Palm Beach, FL - For those who’ve been thinking about adopting a furry friend– there is no better time than now.  Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League currently has over 800 cats and dogs in their care and is at maximum capacity in regards to large dogs.  To encourage adoptions, the League is teaming up with Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control to waive adoption fees for all dogs over 40 lbs., regardless of age.  Adoption fees are also being waived for all cats five months or older, and the promotion will run from April 20th through April 30th. 

Society Insider - Peggy Adams dinner unleashes new of Adoption Center

Society Insider - Peggy Adams dinner unleashes new of Adoption Center

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NCCI welcomed the Peggy Adams' PetMobile as part of their Paws for a Caused Campaign, which raised more than $4,000 for the rescue organization. More than 40 NCCI employees and their pets recently participated in the Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League's Annual Barry Crown Walk.

Help Save Lives - Donate to Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League’s "Kitten Shower"

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League will literally shelter hundreds and hundreds of cats and kittens during Kitten Season and needs the community’s help.  The Kitten Shower will take place Saturday, April 21, from 1pm to 5pm and Sunday, April 22, from 2pm to 4pm at Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League located at (3100/3200 N. Military Trail in West Palm Beach.  Guests who attend the Kitten Shower will enjoy light refreshments, games, demonstrations and much more!  Plus kittens will be available for adoption and/or pre-adoption! For those who can’t make the event, but would like to help saves lives by donating items, please visit PeggyAdams.org/Events, drop off donated items to the League during business hours (11am to 6pm seven days a week) or make a much needed monetary donation at PeggyAdams.org/donate

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League Hosts Dinner at Club Colette to Unveil Plans for New Pet Adoption Center

PALM BEACH, FL- (March 23, 2018) Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League hosted an elegant dinner for over 90 supporters at Club Colette on March 18 to unveil plans for a new Pet Adoption Center at the League’s West Palm Beach campus.  The new Center will have room for 40 percent more cats and 50 percent more dogs and will make it possible to save up to twice as many animals once completed in 2020. Presently, the League is able to find homes for more than 5,000 animals each year.  

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League hosts reception honoring The Grace Society Annual Patrons and Friends

West Palm Beach, FL, (March 1, 2018) – Close to 100 guests and supporters of Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League enjoyed a lovely evening on February 22 at the Palm Beach home of Joanie and Paul Van der Grift. The reception honored the Grace Society's Annual Patrons and Friends' exceptional support for the League's life-saving work. Click here to read more.

Over 1,000 People and Their Pets Gather for Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League's 17th Annual Barry Crown Walk for the Animals

West Palm Beach, FL- (March 16, 2018) – Over 1,000 people along with their adorable pets, gathered for Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League’s 17th Annual Barry Crown Walk for the Animals on Saturday, March 10, 2018, at CityPlace in West Palm Beach. All of those that participated raised money to help save the lives of so many injured, homeless and abandoned animals here in Palm Beach County…. just like this year’s Walk Mascot- Smokey.

Animal Rescue Offers Spay Day for Cats

Animal Rescue Offers Spay Day for Cats Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is offering a free Spay Day event from 7:30 to 9:00 a.m. Tuesday for domestic cats in Palm Beach County. 

Kitten Bowl 2018

Kitten Bowl Parties to Find Homes for Animals  Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control and Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League are joining North Shore Animal League America and more than 500 shelter partners across the country to celebrate Hallmark Channel's Kitten Bowl V game. 

2017 Notables

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League Featured in the Notables Party Pics

Coco Schefmeyer continues her busy schedule helping felines on and off the island. 

She's a writer, farmer, cat lady If you were at a Palm Beach party and someone announced that "Mass Murder Murphy" was there, the last person you'd expect to see would be a soft spoken, mild-mannered, stunning red-head who's biggest love after her husband is cats. 

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League Forms Junior Committee

Palm Beach County, FL- (December 15, 2017) The Hon. Lesly Smith, Chairman of the Board of Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League, recently announced the formation of a Junior Committee for Peggy Adams.  The Committee will be chaired by Judy and Fritz Van der Grift. 

Countdown to Zero Feature in Florida Weekly

Our Countdown 2 Zero Adoption Event made the society section of Florida Weekly! 

Dr. Beth Keser Promoted to Director of Medical Services

Dr. Beth Keser Promoted to Director of Medical Services at Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League We're pleased to announce that Lead Veterinarian Dr. Beth Keser has been promoted to Director of Medical Services. As Director of Medical Services, Dr.

2017 Blessing of the Animals

A priest and a rabbi will bless pets and guests at the celebration of the joy animals bring to their humans' lives. 

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League Earns Coveted 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

West Palm Beach, FL, (February 14, 2018) –Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League’s strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency have once again earned it a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator. This is the fifth consecutive time that Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League has earned this top distinction.

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League Hosts Reception Honoring The Grace Society Chairman’s Council

Palm Beach, FL- (February 13, 2018) Nearly 100 members of the Chairman’s Council of the Grace Society of Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League enjoyed a marvelous evening on February 7 at the home of James Berwind and Kevin Clark.  The reception honored members’ exceptional support for the League’s life-saving work.

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