Put A Spring In Your Step Winners!

Congratulations to the winners of the Put a Spring in Your Step Shelter Challenge! We've seen a lot of amazing puppy and kitty pics, read some incredible stories, and are looking forward to more. Information about the next Shelter Challenge will be coming to your inbox soon - keep your eyes peeled!

For a complete list of winners head on over to The Animal Rescue Site!

Put a Spring in Your Step Story and Weekly Contest Results: March 15-20

Hey shelters and shelter fans! Thanks for all your votes on the weekly contest and story contest! We've tallied 'em up, and here are the results from March 15-20. (Drumroll, please!)

Story Contest

  • Grand Prize: Angels Among Us Pet Rescue, Inc.
  • First runner-up: Humane Society of McCormick County
  • Second runner-up: Kitty City Cat Rescue

Weekly Contest

  • The Cat House on the Kings

Congratulations to all winning shelters! 

Put A Spring In Your Step Story Contest Has Begun!

Hey, shelters and shelter fans! Thank you so much for submitting your heartbreaking and heartwarming stories! As always, they were awesome. It was tough for us to narrow it down to nine finalists. But they’re now up and waiting for your votes! You have from Tuesday, March 15 to Sunday, March 20 to choose your favorite. Remember: you can vote once per day, so be sure to click back often.

Ready? And…GO!

Put A Spring In Your Step Is Here!

Yay! Today is the day: the Put A Spring In Your Step contest has begun! Get your clicking fingers ready to vote, everyone! The contests ends April 10.


Shelters: don't forget to send in your awesome stories by Sunday, March 13! We'll be running two story contests this time, so you'll have another chance to submit starting on March 21, too.

Put A Spring In Your Step!

Time to gear up for our first Shelter Challenge contest of 2016, Put A Spring In Your Step! We’ll be running this contest from March 7 to April 10 and giving out $100,000 worth of prizes! If your favorite shelter isn’t signed up yet, be sure to have them do so before March 7!

We’ll also be running two story contests. Shelters, submit your best, most heartwarming story from either March 7 to 13 or March 21 to 27 for a chance to win a $1,000 grant!


Good luck everyone!

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