Share your adoption story for a chance to win a $1,000 shopping spree at Petco

The PetCo Foundation Holiday Wishes Grant Campaign

Attention AHS adopters! The Petco Foundation's Holiday Wishes Grant Campaign has begun. Share how your adopted pet has changed your life to help AHS earn up to $100,000, plus get the chance to win a $1,000 Petco shopping spree and BOBS Skechers shoes!

The deadline to submit your story is September  23.


  1. Prepare your story! Be ready to share how your pet brightens your life, in 500 words or less.
  2. Select four of your favorite photos of your pet (must be digital files). You'll be asked to upload these four photos during the story submission process. Video is optional.
  3. Visit
  4. Create a SurveyMonkey Apply account (you will be asked to verify your email address during this process)
  5. When asked to name the organization where you adopted your pet, you can search for Animal Humane Society. 'Select Animal Humane Society | Minneapolis | Minnesota | 55422 | 41-0693842 |+' from the drop down options.
  6. Enter as email contact for AHS.
  7. Enter 952-435-7738 as organization phone number.

Thank you for giving your adopted pet the loving home it deserves, and sharing your story with The PetCo Foundation!


Send us a message at

For caring, compassionate advice and resources to address all your animal concerns.

Contact the Pet Helpline