Shelter of the Month

Each month a Shelter or Rescue Group is in the spotlight, with their great work being showcased here every #ShelterSunday. Plus, we set them up with a special opportunity to receive direct contributions AND a portion of proceeds from a fun product in Jackson’s store. It’s Jackson Galaxy’s #TeamCatMojo at work!

#ShelterSunday: Heart’s Desire


In New Haven, Indiana, a good Samaritan came across a kitten trapped in a plastic bag in the middle of a road…

#ShelterSunday: Finding Joy


Lucinda had been deserted by two families that both left her behind when they moved. Fortunately for her, some kind neighbors ensured she had outdoor shelter and food during the times she was without a family. But one day they had to call for help.

#ShelterSunday: Beating The Odds


Cold, wet, and tiny, and lost on the side of a road in Nevada in a rainstorm, Sam was just four weeks old. He was also one of the sickest kittens the vet had ever seen.

#ShelterSunday: Revolving Doors


Sweet Buster Brown. This handsome manx was dropped off at a shelter, his whole life turned upside down. The uncertainty of shelter life, the joy of adoption, adapting to a new home and a new family…

#ShelterSunday: A New Life


The neighbors heard pitiful mews emanating from a trailer that had been vacated a week prior. The owner came, and when he opened the door, he found that his former tenants had left a young cat behind…

#ShelterSunday: All The Way Home

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Two cats were abandoned in a rough neighborhood. Someone called our #MonthlyMojo shelter for January, Halfway Home Rescue, and the volunteers deployed…

#ShelterSunday: Out of Darkness, Love.

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Though the police investigated the incident, no charges were filed. Only one kitten survived…

#ShelterSunday: Forgiveness And A Fresh Start


A call came in to pick up an unwanted cat. The kitten that greeted volunteers was sweet and affectionate – and dragging a front leg uselessly behind her…

#ShelterSunday: Learning To Fit In


Though very handsome, Mr. Chow was terrified of people, and no wonder. Animal control found him hogtied with wire outside…

#ShelterSunday: Brave


She was taken to an overcrowded county shelter, thin, disheveled, and ready to give birth. Four of her kittens survived, despite the fact that she barely had energy enough to care for herself…

#ShelterSunday: To Dream A New Dream


In the years since she arrived at Heaven on Earth, our #MonthlyMojo shelter for December, Winnie attended adoption events, starred at black cat adoption days, and became a favorite among volunteers. But still, a forever home eluded her…

#ShelterSunday: TNR Saves Lives


TNR saves lives. Sometimes it finds lives, too – tiny offspring of adult cats being trapped for spay or neuter.

#ShelterSunday: Unpredictable


He was a tough case. Initially treatable because he was sick, as he recovered Max became the quintessential terrible patient – not only cranky, but dangerous. With a lot of work, by early spring, Max had recovered enough to move into one of the community rooms…

#MonthlyMojo: Heaven On Earth

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Jackson’s #MonthlyMojo Shelter this December is Heaven On Earth Society For Animals of Van Nuys, California – The Golden State Heaven…