creating change

By bringing people and organizations together, we’re creating a strong community of activists who work tirelessly to make a positive impact on animals and their owners. Each of our partners brings a unique set of resources and skills to aid us in our mission.

Get to know our ever-growing list of partner organizations - and ask them how you can help the animals of Spartanburg!

Animal Allies
Provides low-cost spay/neuter and vaccinations.
Christina Richards

Animal Safe Haven
Strives to create a no-kill shelter for Spartanburg.
Kristy Thomas & Jodi Rousseau

Carolina Poodle Rescue
Rehabilitates and re-homes Poodles and Poodle mixes.
Donna Ezzell

City of Spartanburg
Provides animal control services for the City of Spartanburg.
Jessica Burdine

Community Cat Coalition
Works to end the needless euthanization of healthy community cats and kittens thru a policy of Trap, Neuter, Return (TNR) and provides assistance, when needed, to support community cat colonies and their caretakers.
Linda Kwasniewski & Kris Johnson

Critter Connection
Provides rescue, rehabilitation, rehoming, sanctuary and hospice to non-breed specific dogs and cats. Also provides community based educational opportunities as well as TNR and colony management throughout Spartanburg County.
Lisa Gosnell & Renee Hammet

Dachshund Rescue of North America
Rehabilitates and re-homes Dachshund and Dachshund mixes (with focus on the East coast).
Jane Bird

Fight Like A Champ Animal Advocate Army Rescue Services
Provides rescue, foster, and adoption services. Also provides needs based pet food assistance and educational materials to pet owners as well as Animal Advocacy and Lobbying. 
Shawna Young

Foster Paws Rescue
Fosters, provides spay/neuter, and re-homes homeless cats and kittens.
Tami Desmond

Monroe’s Mighty Mission
Provides food and veterinary care to keep pets with owners.
Jennifer Land

Paws, Prayers, & Promises
Provides animal services, with additional organizations including: Po’ Kitties (TNR and food for caretakers), Godparent Program (assists elderly and disabled provide care for pets), The Specials Program (provides a home and/or hospice for cats with special needs), and are partnered with P3 Consignments, an upscale shop in Landrum. Their therapy dogs serve as ambassadors in humane education in schools and Special Olympics events, and love visiting nursing homes and assisted living facilities.     
Dana Mayer & Emmy Summers

Project PAWWS
Offers owner education; provides hay, shelter, humane animal tie outs, and no-spill bowls.
Sheila Boom

Scottish Terrier Rescue of the Southeast
Protects Scottie and Scottie mixes through spay/neuter, fostering, and adoption.
Lisa Mann

Spartanburg County Animal Control
Environmental Enforcement Animal Control Officers enforce local and state laws pertaining to pets.
James Nelson

Spartanburg Humane Society
Educates pet owners and houses animals while providing medical care, and ultimately places pets with owners.
Angel Cox

Speak for Animals
Provides on-going low cost spay/neuter options, as well as pro-actively seeks out people and animals who need them through free door-to-door campaigns along with special events. Has been dedicated to saving and improving the lives of companion animals in the Upstate since 2003. 
Susan Bufano