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Adoption Prep

Adoption Prep

August 7 - August 28

PetSmart Charities provides grants for Adoption Prep

Purpose of category:

Adoption Prep grants are designed to support PetSmart Charities’ Adoption Partners’ efforts to help homeless animals find homes.

To be eligible to apply, Adoption Partners must be actively adopting in a PetSmart store and in compliance with all PetSmart Charities policies, procedures, and reporting requirements.

Preference will be given to Adoption Partners who have completed 100 adoptions [in the U.S. / 50 adoptions in Canada] over the last 12 months in a PetSmart store.

The maximum grant given in the U.S. in this category will be $75,000 and $40,000 in Canada.

Funding may support:

  • Vaccinations
  • Spay/Neuter
  • Staffing
  • Volunteer Support
  • Containment and supplies

Who can apply:

  • Approved and active Adoption Partners
This grant category is currently closed and will open August 7, 2019

If you have any questions or experience difficulties in the submission process, please contact us directly at grants[at]petsmartcharities[dot]org

PetSmart Charities Associate Relationship Managers

West Region StatesAK, AZ, CA, CO, HI, IA, ID, KS, MN, MT, ND, NE, NM, NV, OK, OR, SD, UT, WA, WY
Sophie Faust

Associate Relationship Manager

Central Region StatesAL, AR, IN, IL, KY, LA, MI, MO, MS, OH, TN, TX, WI, WV
Heidi Fulcher

Associate Relationship Manager

East Region StatesCT, DC, DE, FL, GA, MA, MD, ME, NC, NH, NJ, NY, PA, PR, RI, SC, VA, VT
Johnny Jenkins

Associate Relationship Manager

Charlotte Palmer

Associate Relationship Manager

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