Consider Donating to Last Hope as a Tribute to Betty White in Honor of Jan. 17th which would have been her 100th Birthday

BETTY WHITE was a lifelong Champion for Animals, often the Last Hope for their survival or well-being. We consider a donation of any size to Last Hope Animal Rescue a fitting tribute to Betty White in honor of her 100th … Continue reading →

Last Hope Going Back to “By Appointment” Pandemic Protocol For Potential Adopters

IMPORTANT: Because Covid Positivity Rates are Going up, Last Hope will be going back to our prior pandemic protocols for everyone’s protection. Starting Tomorrow Wed 12/22, NO Walk-ins at our Wantagh Adoption Center. People interested in adopting an available Last … Continue reading →

Dine-LI Hosts “For Love of Food” Foodie Market on Sat. 2/19 as a Fundraiser for Last Hope

Dine-LI is having a Foodie Market called ” For The Love Of Food Foodie Market”, and the event is a Fundraiser for Last Hope. •When: Saturday 2/19/2022 Four entry times: 11am, 12:30pm, 2pm, 3:30pm •Where: All Sportz Arena 100 Ruland … Continue reading →

AAA Northeast Gives Last Hope a $2,000 Donation

Last Hope’s So Grateful to AAA Northeast The well-known automobile & driver advocacy organization gave Last Hope a $2,000 donation this week to support our community outreach projects. (Wait until You Read Later about Last Hope ‘s feline connection to … Continue reading →

Don’t Miss “The Last Hope Project” Wantagh HS Art Exhibit at Starbucks in Wantagh

**Many Thanks to Jaclyn Gentilesco, her Wantagh High School talented students and Wantagh Starbucks for showcasing Last Hope’s adoptable dogs and cats in this fabulous art exhibit. A MUST-SEE: The Last Hope Project-an Art Exhibit of Our Homeless Dogs & … Continue reading →

Last Hope Receives a $4,000 Grant from the ASPCA via the “Subaru Loves Pets” Program

LAST HOPE Received a $4,000 Grant from the ASPCA in conjunction with the SUBARU LOVES PETS Program. We will use these generous funds to “Transport & Tune-up” 8 Southern rescue dogs. FIRST to bring these desperate & deserving dogs to … Continue reading →


What Happened: On Sunday, Oct. 17th, Tom Collings of Bellmore swam 9 miles to mark his 70th birthday.   Where: Cold Spring Harbor to Lloyd Harbor and back, started at boat basin by Billy Joel Park. Tom was accompanied by … Continue reading →

The Cathedral of the Incarnation Comes to Last Hope to Bless our Dogs & Cats

The Cathedral of the Incarnation came to Last Hope to Bless Our Dogs & Cats in Honor of St. Francis of Assisi Feast Day On Oct. 4th, ur homeless pets were Blessed by a visit from Fr. Michael Sniffen dean … Continue reading →

LAST HOPE is Looking For More Cat Volunteers to FILL our SHIFTS

LAST HOPE IS LOOKING FOR MORE CAT VOLUNTEERS TO FILL SHIFTS   We Need Additional Cat Volunteers at our Wantagh Adoption Center Duties and responsibilities include: *Cleaning cages and areas where our cats are kept. *Feeding our cats according to … Continue reading →

Young SHELBY has a Total Hip Replacement via AMC to the Rescue- She Walks 2 Miles a Day.

SHELBY Has a Total Hip Replacement SHELBY has been ADOPTED. She is Sweet, Smart, Well–Behaved and Healed with Full Mobility. The new hip should function well for her whole life. SHELBY a Lab mix pup came to Last Hope in … Continue reading →

Last Hope Thrift Shop in Huntington Open- Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays

 LAST HOPE ANIMAL RESCUE THRIFT SHOP 274 NEW YORK AVE HUNTINGTON 11743 (north of 25A) DAYS & HOURS: THURSDAY, FRIDAY AND SATURDAY FROM 10AM TO 3PM  The Last Hope Thrift Shop is a Treasure Trove. We have home decor- new … Continue reading →

Year 2021 Marks 2 Milestones for Last Hope: Founded 40 years ago & At Wantagh Center 10 years

The Year 2021 Marks 2 Milestones for LAST HOPE. We are Celebrating  40 Years of Animal Rescue; and 10 Years of Operating at Our Wantagh Adoption Center. LAST HOPE was established and incorporated in 1981, and we moved into the … Continue reading →

Last Hope Kitten Season 2021 Wish List

    Last Hope’s Kitten Season Wish List During kitten season, Last Hope has many kittens in foster care where we provide the supplies our foster parents will need,. We are seeking donations to help kittens in foster care & … Continue reading →


LAST HOPE NEEDS CAT FOSTER PARENTS  Every year, Last Hope receives countless requests for help from people who find kittens and cats. The majority of these animals need foster care before they can be put up for adoption. We are … Continue reading →

Last Hope Receives $11,000 Grant from Petco Love for Rescued Southern Dog

Huge News! Last Hope Received an $11,000 Grant from Petco Love to Help Us Make a Greater Impact in Our Lifesaving Work Transporting Southern Shelter Dogs to Long Island.     Before BAILEE went to her new home, this scruffy … Continue reading →

“FERAL FIXIN WEDNESDAYS”- joint effort of Last Hope & Helping PAW

Announcing a New TNR Collaboration with Last Hope & Dr. Levitan’s Helping PAW, called “FERAL FIXIN’ WEDNESDAYS” where we schedule 25 feral cats for FREE TNR (Trap/Neuter/Return) at Helping PAW in East Meadow. The first “FERAL FIXIN’ WEDNESDAY” was on … Continue reading →

Last Hope’s “Matching Funds for Ferals” Campaign-Wow! We Did It! (“JUST ONE” Resumes)

  WE DID IT, THANKS to YOU & ALL LAST HOPE SUPPORTERS. Last Hope’s “Matching Funds for Ferals” Campaign ended midnight Jan. 31.. Last Hope received donations which will enable us to spay/neuter our completely matched goal of 600 feral … Continue reading →

In 2020 Last Hope Placed More than 297 Dogs in Loving Homes

Last Hope’s adopted Corgi LIMBO has Great News:. Here goes: ” In 2020, despite the obstacles of the pandemic, Last Hope found loving homes for 261 adult dogs (this includes me) & 37 puppies which adds up to 297 orphaned … Continue reading →

In 2020 Last Hope Placed 502 Cats and Kittens into Loving Homes

BABY, I’m AMAZED at Our Last Hope Volunteers- Last Hope 2020 Cat & Kitten Adoption Total is 502. Yes, 502 cats & kittens taken off the streets, or from overcrowded shelters, or out of harm’s way, or saved from the … Continue reading →

Tristan Hladky’s Eagle Scout Project SOARS!

Tristan’s  Last Hope sign in a raised planter is a lasting treasure. The Boy Scout Council insists prospective Eagle Scout ideas be sustainable. This sign is more than that. It’s the gateway by which every volunteer & visitor will be … Continue reading →

Remember Last Hope When Shopping at

Will you be shopping on this season? If so, please remember Last Hope. Most purchases you can can support Last Hope without any additional cost to you through the Amazon Smile program. If you start your shopping USING THIS … Continue reading →


If you haven’t tried yet to find your FURever family member, this is a great time to check them out. Last Hope is now adding our cats and dogs that are up for adoption. Click on the ad below … Continue reading →

Last Hope Part of the Rescue Program

If you haven’t tried yet for your pet food and supply purchases, this is a great time to check them out. Last Hope is now part of their rescue program. For each new customer that makes a purchase, Last … Continue reading →


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