It’s National Food Drive Month!

To celebrate, participating Three Dog Bakery stores across the country are having a dog food drive competition! Each bakery has partnered with a local dog-related charity for the entire month of May so you can donate to help feed local dogs in need and help your bakery win!

Since the inception of the Dog Food Drive in 2011, more than 50,000 pounds of dog food have been donated to dogs in need.

Help US Help DOGS!

The De “Tails”

Three Dog Bakery stores across the nation. To sniff out one near you go to:
May 1st — May 31st
$1=1 meal
It’s that simple!

Participating Bakery/Charity Pairs

Bakery: Three Dog Bakery-Lake Arrowhead, CA

Benefiting Shelter: A Passion for PawsA Passion for Paws

A Passion for Paws Rescue, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) certified non-profit dedicated to saving the lives of Akitas and other large breeds that have lost hope of finding a new home. They are a NO KILL rescue organization that survives entirely on donations. They are these shelter dogs’ last hope. Read More >

Bakery: Three Dog Bakery-San Clemente, CA

Benefiting Shelter: Pet Project FoundationPet Project Foundation Logo

For almost 30 years, Pet Project Foundation (PPF) and the San Clemente-Dana Point Animal Shelter have been united in a unique partnership to provide pro-humane care to the lost and abandoned animals. With PPF providing significant financial support, as well as donating over 25,000 hours of volunteer time each year, the shelter is able to ensure that every animal in its care will have a safe refuge until a permanent, loving home can be found – no matter how long that takes. Read More >

Bakery: Three Dog Bakery-Del Mar, CAUpward Dog Rescue

Benefiting Shelter: Upward Dog Rescue

Upward Dog Rescue was founded in 2012 and is based in Carlsbad, CA. It’s their mission is to create a better world for dogs in Southern California. To do this, they will save adoptable dogs that would otherwise be euthanized soley due to overcrowding, and provide them loving foster homes until forever families can be found. Read More >

Del Mar Dog Food Drive 2014

Bakery: Three Dog Bakery-Indianapolis, IN (844 Broad Ripple Ave)

Benefiting Shelter: Every Dog Counts RescueEvery-Dog-Counts-Rescue

Every Dog Counts Rescue believes that truly every dog counts, regardless of age, breed, injury or disability. Many of the dogs they take in are dogs other groups won’t or can’t … seniors, dogs with heartworm, dogs who have been hit by cars, dogs with medical problems like seizures or diabetes, tiny babies who require bottle-feeding, and dogs with “handicaps”, to name a few. They believe that if a dog still has the ability to enjoy a quality life, they deserve that chance. Read More >

Bakery: Three Dog Bakery-Indianapolis, IN (444 Massachusetts Ave)

Benefiting Shelter: Humane Society of IndianapolisIndyHumane Logo

Serving Indianapolis and the surrounding counties since 1905, the Humane Society of Indianapolis provides vital services to animals and people alike through sheltering and adopting animals, providing positive reinforcement behavior training for both adoptable animals and for owned animals through public training classes, and outreach through community and shelter programs. Read More >

Bakery: Three Dog Bakery-Indianapolis, IN (Hamilton Town Center)

Benefiting Shelter: Humane Society of Hamilton CountyHuman Society of Hamilton County Logo

With a mission of Saving Lives. Educating Communities. Completing Families. The Humane Society of Hamilton County opened in 1984. They believe every adoptable animal in their care deserves a chance to find a home. For that reason, they do not impose time limits or euthanize healthy, adoptable animals to make space in their shelter.Read More >

Bakery: Three Dog Bakery-Louisville, KY

Benefiting Shelter: No Kill Louisville Pet Food BankNo Kill Louisville

No Kill Louisville is an all-volunteer organization comprised of a “working” Board of Directors, several committees, and many hard-working, compassionate volunteers who envisions theircommunity as a place where no adoptable pet or feral cat is killed, regardless of resources, economics, or politics. Read More >

Louisville Dog Food Drive 2014v2

Bakery: Three Dog Bakery-Kansas City, MO

Benefiting Shelter: Chain of Hope KCChain of Hope

Chain of Hope KC was formed in 2010 with a primary goal of alleviating the suffering of abused and neglected animals within the urban core of Kansas City. Their ultimate goal is to break the chain of ignorance, break the chain of suffering, and break the chain of unwanted litters. Read More >

Bakery: Three Dog Bakery-St. Louis, MO

Shelter Partner for St. Louis Bakery

Benefiting Shelter: Five Acres Animal Shelter

Three Dog Bakery-St. Louis has partnered with Five Acres Animal Shelter again this year. Five Acres Animal Shelter is the only no-kill animal shelter in St. Charles County, Missouri. Their mission is to end pet homelessness, promote responsible pet ownership, and advocate for animal welfare. Read More >

St Louis Dog Food Drive 2014 Donation to 5 Acres Animal Shelter

Bakery: Three Dog Bakery-Albuquerque, NMNMDOG

Benefiting Shelter: NMDOG

Established in 2011, NMDOG reaches out across the state of New Mexico to the dogs that need help the most: the chained, the abandoned, the victims of the most horrific cases of cruelty, the forgotten ones. They focus their efforts on rescue, community outreach, education, rehabilitation, adoption, and networking. They work to free chained dogs from their tethered misery, to see them living inside of a warm and loving home, and attempt to accomplish this by educating their guardians to do better for their canine family members. Read More >

Albuquerque Dog Food Drive 2014

Bakery: Three Dog Bakery-Memphis, TN

Benefiting Shelter: Guardian Angel Pet Rescueguardian angel pet rescue

Guardian Angel Pet Rescue (GAPR) is a NO-KILL organization staffed entirely by volunteers. GAPR is dedicated to rescuing animals from helpless situations, and offers refuge, medical care, nourishment, and a second chance for life to companion animals that are in immediate peril of euthanasia shelters in the greater Memphis area. Read More >

Memphis Dog Food Drive 2014 (2)

Bakery: Three Dog Bakery Southlake, TX Three Dog Bakery Plano, TX

Benefiting Shelter: The Duke & Oliver FoundationDuke and Oliver Foundation

The Duke and Oliver Foundation was founded to help dog rescue groups and individuals that dedicate themselves to rescue efforts. Duke was co-founder Christy Howard’s rescued English Mastiff and soul mate that was with her until his death on St. Patrick’s Day 2007. Oliver was co-founder Shelley Levitz’ Yellow Lab that was her best friend until he lost his life in a house fire in 2011. They will never be forgotten and will live on through improving the lives of others. Read More >

Bakery: Three Dog Bakery-Frisco/Little Elm, TXWoofstock 2nd Chance Camp

Benefiting Shelter: WoofStock 2nd Chance Camp

WoofStock is a non-profit organization whose mission is to rescue abandoned animals from local shelters before they are euthanized and give them a second chance at adoption. The WoofStock 2nd Chance Camp cares for these animals, providing them with vet care, vaccinations, and spaying or neutering. Through adoption events and other fundraising activities, WoofStock promotes responsible pet ownership.  Read More >

Bakery: Three Dog Bakery-Hong Kong, China

Benefiting Shelter: Lifelong Animal Protection Charity LtdCharity Partner for TDB Hong Kong

Three Dog Bakery Hong Kong has partnered with Lifelong Animal Protection Charity which exists to help animals in Hong Kong and to bring about the conditions whereby every animal has a good home. One of the primary goals of LAP is to educate the community about animal welfare. Read More >

If you don’t live near a bakery you can help dogs in need TOO! If you can’t donate through a local Three Dog Bakery then contact your local shelter and see what they need. There are always several ways you can get involved including:

  • Volunteering your time
  • Offering your skills including Photography or Videography
    • both can be vital to getting animals into their forever homes
  • Donating food and treats
  • Donating gently used dog necessities like bowls, leashes, etc.
  • Donating cleaning supplies and other household goods
  • And more!