Adopt the Internet Day

6 Mar

Adopt the Internet Day is brought to you by PetFinder

PetFinder is celebrating their 15h birthday all year long and have decided to kick it off on March 15 with Adopt the Internet Day. Please join us as we ask all our friends and partners to spend the day promoting pet adoption and your adoptable pets! By going to,  you can find a list list of things that you can do and ask your friends and supporters to do as well as Petfinder stages an internet take-over to help adoptable pets find homes. Spread the word and help Petfinder to prepare to Adopt the Internet on March 15.

Petfinder Adopt-the-Internet DayPetfinder Adopt-the-Internet Day

What YOU can do to help:

  • Add the Petfinder badge to your Web site to show your support.
  • Take the pledge to help pets and that you will tell one person about pet adoption on March 15. By pledging, you’ll enter for a chance to win one of 10 Pet Hair Eraser® Vacuums from BISSELL.
  • Caption a Petfinder adoptable-pet photo on ICanHasCheezburger! The photos with the best captions will be featured on the homepage on March 15.
  • On March 15, donate your Facebook status and photo to an adoptable Petfinder pet. Simply replace your photo with one from the Adopt-the-Internet All-Stars gallery and post one of these messages:
    • More than 320,000 pets are waiting for homes on Help Petfinder Adopt the Internet today and find forever homes for as many as possible!
    • I adopted my pet from Petfinder and now I want to help get this pet adopted! If you want to help pets in need of forever homes, please repost this!
  • On March 15, share an adoptable Petfinder pet on Twitter with the hashtag #adopttheinternet.
  • Add a link to your blog, Facebook or Twitter post to Petfinder’s Adopt the Internet Day ! (Come back on March 15 to find out how.)

I have taken the pledge and by posting this have fulfilled my pledge, but i will be sharing an adoptable pet on facebook and adding a link to Petfinder’s Adopt the Internet Day page.


One Response to “Adopt the Internet Day”

  1. Dawn H. Wilson March 11, 2011 at 10:22 am #

    Petfinder has been around for awhile and supports a great cause. It is important for your Visitors to know about – The Pet Search Engine.™ as well.

    aKeKee is the first vertical search engine for pets and offers animal lovers the convenience of a simple Google-like interface, customized search filters and the ability to sign up for email alerts to stay informed of the latest postings. aKeKee is a free resource providing animal lovers easy access to hundreds of thousands of pet postings from dogs and cats to alpacas.

    aKeKee is Petfinder and more. – The Pet Search Engine.™

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