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Being a Shelter Star

“I choose to make monthly contributions to Pet Alliance because not only is it easier on my budget, but knowing how important it is for me to have a regular monthly income, I can only imagine how helpful it is for Pet Alliance to know they can count on my donation every month.”   Pet

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Pet Story

The Story of Tommy and His Big Heart

I’m Tommy, and I have a special heart. I came to Pet Alliance right after Christmas, and I heard Dr. A, the shelter vet, saying something about how big my heart is. I thought “This is great, who wouldn’t want a cat with a big heart?” Dr. A did some tests and found something called

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Pet Story

Tank and his New Apartment

20% of dogs received by Pet Alliance are surrendered due to landlord issues. That’s approximately 1800 dogs every year who are separated from their families because of breed and size restrictions. When Linda and her son visited UCF to tour the campus, they spoke with a counselor, whom they asked for rental suggestions. “I have

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Fun

#NameThatPuppy

Here’s your chance to help #NameThatPuppy! Our Executive Directory has been fostering puppies for us, and he needs your help picking some names! Choose your favorite pair of names for these two little girls and watch us for our Facebook LIVE on Wednesday, November 1 at 10:30am where we announce the winners!

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News and Events

Reed Pet Rescue Project with Reed Nissan

The “Reed Nissan Pet Rescue Project 90-Day Adopt-a-Thon” officially kicked off its fourth year with the goal once again to help find 2,000 cats and dogs FURever homes. Reed Nissan, Reed Nissan Clermont and the Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando (PAGO) have come together for the fourth time to host the 90-Day Adopt-a-Thon in hopes of exceeding their success

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Fun

Pet Alliance “Pawgwarts” Quiz

At Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando, we have a fun way of showcasing our dogs.  Our kennels have been renamed, Pawgwarts and our dogs are placed into one of four distinct “doghouses.” Our highly trained staff have begun assigning our dogs based on personality and behavior. You may be curious as to why we have introduced our

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Sophie’s Choice

The love of a pet is never ending, but the inevitable truth is our pets will leave us. I was reminded of this recently when  my sweet dog Sophie passed. She was bright and wonderful, and I sorely miss her. Through this personal loss, I decided to share a difficult – but important insight: How

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Press

Petco Foundation and Jasper Contractors Invest In Lifesaving Work of Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando Following Irma

Petco Foundation and Jasper Contractors Invest In Lifesaving Work of Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando Following Irma Grants Totaling $100,000 Will Extend Efforts To Save More Animal Lives In Florida And Aid In Irma Recovery Orlando, Fla. September 14, 2017 – Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando, one of the nation’s leading animal welfare agencies, today announced it

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Giving

Hurricane Irma Efforts

We are deeply grateful for your support as we’ve worked to keep animals safe during Irma. As the storm subsides and the damage is assessed, we all know that it will take time and lots of effort to fully recover. Thanks to your donations and $50,000 donations from both the Petco Foundation and Jasper Contractors, we

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education

Hurricane Pet Tips & Pet Friendly Shelters

Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando Operation Hours during Hurricane Irma Pet Alliance will be CLOSED on Monday and Tuesday. The Atlantic Hurricane Season is June 1st to November 30th. Be prepared with these tips from the Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando. Are you and your pet prepared? Never leave your pet behind. The safest place for

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Pet Friendly Apartments: Five Questions to Ask Before You Sign a Lease

This is a guest blog post by Sydney, a Local Apartment Expert at 407apartments, an Orlando apartment search that helps renters find an apartment that meets their lifestyle and budget. Whether you currently have a furry family member or plan to adopt in the future, it is important to fully understand your apartment community’s pet

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