Photo Cred: Bailey My Dog

Pet lovers are always posting their photos and heartwarming rescue stories—now, you can raise money for the shelter of your choice by doing it. is a new website (hosted at .dog, rather than .com) and was created in hopes of raising up to $100,000 to dog shelters and rescues in the entire USA & hopefully will catch on to the rest of the world.

They’re also a great place to find new pups & share awareness of how awesome rescue dogs are!

To raise funds, rescue owners are invited to upload a picture of their favorite furry friend with a brief adoption story. Each post which will generate a $10 to donation to Petfinder Foundation.

Voting is open until September 26, and each vote will generate a $1 donation to Petfinder Foundation.

In the end, the top dog will receive $25,000 to donate to its shelter or rescue of choice, while the next 15 runners-up will get $5,000 to donate.

Here are some of our favorite stories—be sure to vote!

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