July 18th, 2023
By Sheri Madsen, Director of Public Relations and Partnerships
Have you taken the 25 by 2025 pledge yet?? If not, please visit 25by2025.org and join the movement today! Our goal is to help 25% of domestic violence (DV) shelters become pet friendly by 2025. You can further show your support for pet-friendly spaces for survivors by visiting the website, “Taking the Pledge,” and downloading our comprehensive toolkit. The toolkit contains a plethora of resources in addition to the virtual badges, including:
Additionally, the website offers:
We will officially launch the campaign in early August, but thanks to PetSmart Charities’ generous support, through the pre-launch efforts we have already engaged more than 800 people through the 25by2025.org website; 37 have downloaded the toolkit, 363 have taken a pledge, and 446 have signed up for our e-newsletter to stay informed on the progress of the campaign! Stay tuned for more updates next month!