Get Involved

Share Your Time & Talents 

We can use your help!  We love people with a passion for animals and skills that can help us be successful.  Do you like to drive, plan events, manage social media, create flyers, and attend adoption events.
Join the STS team

Become a Foster Family

There is no experience more rewarding than fostering a homeless rescued animal. Becoming a foster parent is also challenging as you will want to adopt them.  Learn more about fostering

Generous Sponsors

Stop the Suffering's primary role is to rescue animals that have been placed on the "euthanasia short list."  We are a nonprofit and volunteer organization dedicated to saving the lives of these animals and completely funded with support from our personal and corporate sponsors. In 2016, we saved 4,100+ lives!  Learn how we do it

Adorable Adoptables

Great Dogs & Sassy Cats 

Our adoptables are living with caring foster homes and learning to be wonderful members of a family of people and pets.

Silver Paws (6+)

Our senior dogs, ages 6 and up, who were homeless and needing a little extra TLC, but now in loving foster homes while they they await their new forever home.

See all our dogs

See all our cats


Support Heroes

​2 Life Saver

$75 covers vaccinations, health certification and a weeks boarding for one dog while opening another kennel for a dog in need.  


​​We are excited to offer a monthly giving option!  It's as easy as choosing an amount and method of payment!  

Fueling Furry Friends

Gas and van maintenance are critical for transport program. 


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Pasta & Paws


We are so grateful to the sponsors, rescue organizations, shelter staff, and loyals supporters who made our annual dinner a resounding success. Besides having enjoying delicious food and laughing at "Doggie In The Know" answers, we raised funds that will help us continue to save animals in the most need.