35 Wabash St. PO Box 8480, Pittsburgh, PA 15220


It’s the best day of the week!

“It’s the best day of the week!”, long-time volunteer, Priscilla, stated when asked about her experience as a cat caregiver at Animal Advocates. Priscilla joined the organization soon after she retired over 15 years ago and arrives every Tuesday morning to provide care to cats housed at Animal Advocates’ HQ.

Thrift Shop ’til you drop!

If you haven’t visited the Animal Advocates Thrift Shop lately or ever, you must stop by. The shop has undergone a facelift over the past three years thanks to grant funding and hard-working volunteers. Fresh paint, new flooring, and revamped displays – plus the creative contributions of volunteers – have transformed the shop into a bright, eclectic space.

Success is measured in more than happy endings

The stories of Rooney, Blu, Duchess and Clyde and Zoe reflect the commitment and dedication of Animal Advocates to the “rescue, rehabilitate, rehome” framework, and all of the animals entrusted in the organization’s collective care.

Many Paws, One Heart Support Animal Advocates’ Mission of Love

November 2021 – Animal Advocates Newsletter Tis’ the season of giving and love! This time of year, possibly the best thing you can gift is your support to Animal Advocates.…
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Tight-knit Fire Cats Mama and Pepper are Shy, Loyal and Loving

September / October 2021 – Animal Advocates Newsletter Long time Animal Advocates supporters may remember the story of our “Fire Cats” who survived a house fire, and the subsequent success…
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Senior Siblings Zoe and Clyde Seek a Retirement Home

August 2021 – Animal Advocates Newsletter Brother and Sister Zoe and Clyde are seeking a foster or forever “retirement” home! The cats are littermates and have been together for their…
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Fourth of July and Summer Tips for Pet Owners

July 2021 – Animal Advocates Newsletter We’re all looking forward to the 4th of July this year, and probably more than usual based on the past year’s events. But remember…
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Are your Pets Prepared for Flea and Tick Season?

June 2021 – Animal Advocates Newsletter As the weather gets warmer and Summer begins peeking around the corner, many people like to get outside and bring their furry friends along…
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Shy but Sweet Lucy is looking for a New Job – Are you Hiring?

May 2021 – Animal Advocates Newsletter Meet Lucy! Lucy has been the best “co-worker,” living at a local business in the West End neighborhood of Pittsburgh, keeping the employees entertained…
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Two Playful Pit Bulls and a Tiny Terrier Need your Help

April 2021 – Animal Advocates Newsletter Sadie is a beautiful, loving and playful 4 year old female Pit Bull. She is spayed and up-to-date on vaccinations. Sadie comes to us from…
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