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Pet Charities: How You Can Help an Animal in Need

Helping Cats and Dogs

Alley Cat Rescue
ACR sterilizes and vaccinates stray cats through the trap-neuter-return (TNR) program.

Angel Canines for Wounded Warriors
Through a partnership with American Airlines, this organization provides wounded war veterans with free flights to special facilities so they can train and acquire a service dog.

The mission of this nonprofit is to rescue Labrador retrievers and Lab mixes from shelters throughout the Northeast and South and place them in loving homes.

Noah's Wish
During natural disasters, the foundation sets up shelters for displaced animals. It also offers nationwide training courses on the skills needed during an emergency.

Originally published in the November 2013 issue of Family Circle magazine.