Lola and Cooper’s Day on the Town

Reunited in Oklahoma Miniature Schnauzers, Lola and Cooper, escaped from their backyard by squeezing under their chain-link fence. Once Ashley C. from Vinita, Oklahoma realized her beloved dogs were gone, she contacted AKC Reunite to report them missing and activated their upgraded Lost Pet Alert. Pet lovers in the immediate vicinity were emailed the dogs’ information and Ashley also posted the Alert information on Facebook. Through her Lost Pet Alert Facebook post, a friend recognized [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:12+00:00 Categories: Found Pet, Pet Recovery, Reunion|

AKC Pet Disaster Relief Spotlight: Maryland

After the devastation and disaster and confusion from Hurricane Katrina in 2005, Federal Law now mandates any disaster response be initiated at the local level. This means the Law now requires local Emergency Management teams have plans in place to help evacuate and assist its citizens when disaster strikes. Part of that plan requires local Emergency Management help an entire household, including the family pets during an evacuation. This is a tall order for local [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:12+00:00 Categories: Pet Disaster, Relief|

Carmel Found His Way Home

My husband and I got our beloved Carmel when he was 11 weeks old. He's so special to us because he is our first pet as a couple. Not only that, but Carmel and my husband share the same birthday. So when he was lost to us, my house felt so empty because we were missing our family member. We looked for him everywhere. When we first got him, we immediately got him microchipped. It [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:12+00:00 Categories: Found Pet, Pet Recovery, Reunion|

AKC Pet Disaster Relief Rolls Out Help for Pets in Sumter County, GA

Pets in Sumter County and the surrounding areas will be a little safer now that the Sumter Humane Society (SHS) has obtained an AKC Pet Disaster Relief trailer, an emergency trailer that helps create a safe, temporary home-base for at least 65 pets immediately after a disaster is declared. AKC Pet Disaster Relief, a national program spearheaded by AKC dog clubs, AKC Reunite, and the Sumter Humane Society unveiled the trailer to the public during [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:12+00:00 Categories: Pet Disaster, Relief|

Magnus is Back

Reunited in Missouri It was unbelievable and shocking… Marie's boxer, Magnus, vanished from her backyard! He was gone without a trace, likely stolen. In a state of panic and worry, Marie immediately updated Magnus’ AKC Reunite profile with specific information about him. "super soft and sweet!" and “he has a special health condition that needs attention: diabetes insipidus.” Months passed, and there was no sign of poor, sweet Magnus. Marie could only hope someone was [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:12+00:00 Categories: Found Pet, Pet Recovery, Reunion|

AKC Pet Disaster Relief Rolls Out Help for Pets in Bergen County, NJ

Bergen County is now equipped with a state-of-the-art AKC Pet Disaster Relief trailer that will be available to dispatch to any disaster scenes that need assistance sheltering pets. AKC Pet Disaster Relief, a national program that is dedicated to keeping pets and their owners safe in the aftermath of natural or civil disasters, joined forces with the New Jersey Federation of Dog Clubs and several national AKC breed clubs to present an emergency trailer to [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:12+00:00 Categories: Pet Disaster, Relief|

AKC Pet Disaster Relief Rolls Out Help for Pets in Syracuse

Syracuse pets will be a little safer now that the Onondaga Animal Response Team (OART) has obtained an AKC Pet Disaster Relief trailer, an emergency trailer that helps create a safe, temporary home-base for at least 65 pets immediately after a disaster is declared. AKC Pet Disaster Relief, a national program spearheaded by AKC dog clubs and AKC Reunite, presented the trailer to local officials in a ceremony at the Salt City Cluster of Dog [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:12+00:00 Categories: Pet Disaster, Relief|

AKC Reunite Rolls Out Help for Pets in Middle Tennessee

Middle Tennessee counties are now equipped with a state-of-the-art AKC Pet Disaster Relief trailer that will be available to dispatch to disaster scenes that need assistance sheltering pets. AKC Pet Disaster Relief, a national program spearheaded by AKC dog clubs and AKC Reunite that is dedicated to keeping pets and their owners safe in the aftermath of natural or civil disasters, recently presented an emergency trailer in Tennessee to officials from the Wilson County Disaster [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:12+00:00 Categories: Pet Disaster, Relief|

Semuc Hitches a Ride

Reunited in Kentucky "One day, our tabby cat, Semuc went missing. I emailed everyone in the neighborhood, in hopes that someone would find him. We looked everywhere for Semuc, but found no signs of him anywhere. We had given up hope and accepted his disappearance forever. One evening, my son, Clay, received a phone call from the microchip company, that his cat had been found! Semuc was found in Porter County, IN, on the Indiana/Illinois [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:12+00:00 Categories: Found Pet, Pet Recovery, Reunion|

Samson and Cleo’s Journey

Reunited in California "My husband, Kurt and I adopted Samson and Cleo from an animal shelter in San Antonio, Texas. They were the last two left from their litter. We went to adopt one dog, but when we saw them together we fell in love and took them both home. They truly were our babies. Then, we decided to move to California. Originally, our plan was to take them with us to California. However, we [...]

2017-06-20T12:16:12+00:00 Categories: Found Pet, Microchips, Pet Recovery, Reunion|