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
It’s that simple!
Participating Bakery/Charity Pairs
Benefiting Shelter: A 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 >
Benefiting Shelter: Pet Project Foundation
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, CA
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 >
Benefiting Shelter: Every 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 >
Benefiting Shelter: Humane Society of Indianapolis
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 >
Benefiting Shelter: Humane Society of Hamilton County
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 Bank
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 >
Bakery: Three Dog Bakery-Kansas City, MO
Benefiting Shelter: Chain of Hope KC
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
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 >
Bakery: Three Dog Bakery-Albuquerque, NM
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 >
Bakery: Three Dog Bakery-Memphis, TN
Benefiting Shelter: Guardian 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 >
Benefiting Shelter: The Duke & 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 >
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 >
Benefiting Shelter: Lifelong Animal Protection Charity Ltd
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!