- Press Releases
West Palm Beach, FL- (July 15, 2020) Animals have been a source of inspiration for artists throughout the world and to help Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League celebrate its new Humane Education Department, they are calling on artists of every age to enter its “Art from the Heart” contest. The contest will begin on July 15th at noon and end on August 7th at 10pm. Click here to read more.
West Palm Beach, FL- (June 7, 2020) As the summer heats up, Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League has a few reminders and tips to help protect your furry friends during the dog days of summer. Click here to read more!
WEST PALM BEACH, FL- (July 1, 2020) July is National Lost Pet Prevention Month and Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League wants to make sure your pets have a way to get back home if they get scared and run away during the July 4th holiday. Animal control officials across the country report a 30% increase in lost pets each year between July 4th and 6th. July 5th is one of the busiest days of the year for shelters. Click here to read more!
West Palm Beach, FL- (June 15, 2020) Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League, the largest and oldest animal rescue organization in Palm Beach County, will celebrate its 95th anniversary with fee waived* adoptions! The Mega Mutt & Meow adoption promotion at Peggy Adams is sponsored by Vetio Animal Health, and is from June 21 through June 28, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. by appointment. Click here to read more details!
WEST PALM BEACH, FL- (June 10, 2020) Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is proud to be a partner with Steel Tie Spirits Co. - a locally owned father and son distillery offering a line of small-batch spirits that is a perfect depiction of their Palm Beach County roots. In a continued effort to serve the community, and especially during this Covid-19 crisis, Steel Tie Spirits Co. has rolled out their newest product, 80% Alcohol Hand Sanitizer. During the pandemic, Peggy Adams, like many others, were having a difficult time finding hand sanitizer. Thanks to Steel Tie Spirits Co., they recently donated two cases to Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League. An anonymous donor of Peggy Adams added to this generous donation by providing funds to purchase three additional cases. Click here to read more.
West Palm Beach, FL- (June 8, 2020) Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is excited to announce the re-opening of its Wellness Clinic located at 3200 N. Military Trail in West Palm Beach in the Grace Pavilion. With the re-opening of the Wellness Clinic, Peggy Adams has enhanced the experience for pet parents and their pets. Click here to read more.
WEST PALM BEACH, FL- (June 5, 2020) Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is pleased to have received a Rachael Ray Save Them All COVID-19 Relief Grant from Best Friends Animal Society to ensure that Peggy’s Pantry Program and the spay/neuter program continues to help save the lives of homeless pets living in Palm Beach County. Click here to read more.
We’ve all seen the empty shelves at the grocery store – no toilet paper, no milk, no cleaning supplies. There has also been an almost historic shortage of kittens available for adoption. Amid this Covid-19 pandemic, people throughout Palm Beach County have been asking us every day – “Where are all the kittens? When are the kittens coming?” Click here to read more!
Hurricane season is almost here and all of us in South Florida know the threats and dangers associated with these devastating storms. When disaster strikes, there is often little time to think, so it's important to have a plan in place for yourself, and your family… including your pets! Click here to read more...
WEST PALM BEACH, FL- (May 5, 2020) Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is pleased to announce that Shellie Kalmore has joined as Humane Education Manager of Peggy Adams’ new Humane Education Program.
LAST CHANCE TO SHOW OFF YOUR PET FOR PEGGY ADAMS ANIMAL RESCUE LEAGUE CONTEST
WEST PALM BEACH, FL- (April 21, 2020) Historically, Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League plans a week-long series of events and activities to thank their volunteers, but due to COVID-19 and the social distancing guidelines, a formal celebration will take place at a later time.
PALM BEACH COUNTY, FL- (April 6, 2020) When people find kittens outdoors without their mom, their first instinct may be to bring them inside or rush them to an animal shelter. But Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League suggests that may be hurting them more than helping t
The directive to ‘shelter’ in place and remain at home for an extended period has driven most of us to stay socially connected through our social media channels. Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League has come up with an ingenious diversion for shelter pet owners searching for something new to do without leaving their home. From today through April 30, 2020, the popular shelter and pet adoption center is accepting submissions for user-generated content in the forms of video footage and still photography that portray the fun, funny, fuzzy and fabulous moments of life with an adopted cat or dog. Click here to read more!
Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League in West Palm Beach has some important updates to share with the community about their programs and services. Click here to read more!
Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is committed to helping all of the animals in their care find forever homes. A new venture to help raise awareness on some of the long-term dogs and cats at Peggy Adams will now be featured on specialized beer cans! Yes, beer lovers can now drink a craft beer from Mathews Brewing Company in Lake Worth with a shelter pet on the can. Not only does this promotion raise awareness for some adorable animals needing a home, one dollar from every can sold goes to support the mission of Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League in West Palm Beach. Click here to read more!
With the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on the rise here in Florida and across the country, it is important for residents in our region to be vigilant and adhere to the CDC recommended guidelines. Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League in West Palm Beach has some important updates to share with the community about their programs and services.
With the number of confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease on the rise worldwide, it is important for Palm Beach County residents to include their pets in preparedness plans. Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League joins the Humane Society of the United States and The Association for Animal Welfare Advancement in suggesting community members create a preparedness plan that includes their pets in the event Palm Beach County is impacted by the virus that causes COVID-19. In addition to preparations typically recommended for any natural disaster threat, individuals with pets should identify family members or friends to care for pets if someone in the household becomes ill and is hospitalized. Click here to read more!
Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League will be receiving 14 dogs from the Bahamas on Friday, March 6th at 1:00 p.m. when the animals arrive at Jet Aviation (1515 Perimeter Road) in West Palm Beach. Wings of Rescue and GreaterGood.org’s Rescue Rebuild joined forces to fly up to 65 animals from Freeport, Bahamas to empty out the Humane Society of Grand Bahama (HSGB). This will allow staff and volunteers for Rescue Rebuild to continue their work to rebuild the shelter after it was severely damaged by last fall’s devastating Hurricane Dorian. Click here to read more!
Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League’s 19th Annual Barry Crown Walk for the Animals took place at Meyer Amphitheatre in West Palm Beach on February 22, 2020 (2/22/20)- the year of the tutus! This is the largest dog-walk in Palm Beach County and raised over $115,000 for animals at Peggy Adams waiting to find their forever homes.
Peggy Adams is partnering with PetSmart in Lake Park for National Adoption Weekend. The event will be held at the PetSmart in Lake Park, among 16 other locations, and Peggy Adams says it needs volunteers for the event. A representative for the rescue league sat down with CBS12 News' Kristen Chapman in-studio to talk about what they are looking for in volunteers. Click here to watch!
Looking to add a cuddly cat or kitten to the family? Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is offering the purrfect cat adoption promotion! Adopt a cat or kitten and receive another cat or kitten for free! Just think of it as an AOGO (adopt one, get one) deal!
There is an urgency to place kittens and cats in forever homes. All the cat kennels at Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League are full! In order to provide care to more homeless cats and kittens, Peggy Adams needs loving adoptive homes and/or volunteers to foster. Click here to read more!