Join Last Hope for “Barkin’ Brunch” at The Refuge in Melville- Sun. August 1st, anytime 11am-3pm

Join Last Hope Animal Rescue. at The Refuge in Melville for BARKIN’BRUNCH on Sun. August 1st, any time 11am to 3pm .Choose from a delicious menu. The Refuge is at 515 Broadhollow Rd (Rt 110)           … Continue reading →

Last Hope SPAYghetti & Meatballs Dinner and Comedy Show – Friday, August 13, 2021

Join us Friday, August 13th for a SPAYghetti Dinner to raise MUCH Needed Funds for our Feral Cat Programs. WHERE: Levittown Hall – 201 Levittown Pkwy, Hicksville WHEN: Friday, August 13th at 6:30 pm TICKETS: $25pp advanced purchase (or $30pp … 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; Now She Needs a FOREVER HOME. 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 … Continue reading →

Last Hope Public Fundraisers to Resume in August- but We Need YOUR Help!

HAPPY FUNDRAISER NEWS- but we need YOUR Help! After a year and a half COVID hiatus, Last Hope will be resuming public fundraising events in August. We have 3 summer events already scheduled, but our stockpile of gift cards & … Continue reading →

NEW: Last Hope Thrift Shop in Huntington Open on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays


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 →

Last Hope has 1 Heartworm Positive Dog, Needing A Foster-to-Adopt Home

Last Hope has 1 Heartworm Positive Dog, Needing Foster-to-Adopt Homes. Yes, Heartworm is Heartbreaking, especially if not treated. MATILDA is a surprise HW+ dog. She will do best in a Foster-to-Adopt Home while she undergoes treatment to rid her of … 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 Pet Adoption Procedures

Current Last Hope Wantagh Pet Adoption Procedures **For the time being, the public will NOT be allowed into our Wantagh Adoption Center to view adoptable pets , unless a potential adopter has submitted an online adoption application, & then has … Continue reading →

Family Cookbook Project by Wantagh HS Newspaper Students Raised Over $1,000 for Island Harvest & Last Hope

Family Cookbook Project by Wantagh High School Newspaper Students Raised Over $1,000 for Island Harvest & Last Hope. Kathleen Flynn, English & Journalism teacher at Wantagh High School, led her students in creating an online Family Recipe Cookbook, involving the … Continue reading →

SUBARU Loves Pets and Last Hope Loves SUBARU

SUBARU Loves Pets & Last Hope Loves SUBARU We just received an amazing $3,100 donation from SUBARU as a Thank You for partnering with Subaru of America and Hassett Subaru in Wantagh during adoption events. We received $100 for every … 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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