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 Flea Market & Jewelry Sale-Sat. April 24th in Huntington

                    Last Hope Animal Rescue *Mothers’ Day Flea Market and Jewelry Sale* Sat., April 24th- 10:00 AM -2:00 PM 274 New York Ave. Huntington 11743 (just North of 25A) It’s THE … Continue reading →

PIPER- Adoption Pending

Introducing PIPER: Piper, a gorgeous polydactyl tabbico, is a new arrival to Last Hope after being recently trapped in a colony in Centereach. Piper is a social butterfly who wants to be friends with everyone she meets. She will greet … Continue reading →

SAVED BY A DETOUR- MAIA’S MIRACLE

SAVED BY A DETOUR! It was not the normal route that Last Hope’s volunteers, Lauren and Justin, take home from New Jersey, but the rain and congestion this past Sunday morning (March 28, 2021) forced a highway diversion and they … 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 →

Last Hope NEEDS KITTEN FOSTER HOMES

FOSTER PARENTS NEEDED  We get so many calls from people who find kittens. The majority of kittens need foster care before they can be put up for adoption, but we never have enough foster homes, so many are put on … 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 OREO Received a Total Hip Replacement Through “AMC to the Rescue”

On Feb.25th our Poodle mix had a Total Hip Replacement at the Animal Medical Center (AMC) in NYC through the #AMCtotheRescue fund, and he is already as good as new. The AMC is a prestigious teaching veterinary hospital. “AMC to … Continue reading →

Last Hope’s Amazing, Blind Kitten -FELIX – featured on Hallmark Channel Kitten Bowl VIII

FELIX (aka SENSEI) & his big sister Julia were featured on Hallmark Channel Kitten Bowl VIII on Sunday, Feb. 7th. See them on TV below by clicking on YouTube link below. FELIX had both eyes removed but doesn’t allow that … 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 Amazon.com

Will you be shopping on Amazon.com 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 →

Distribution of TNR Vouchers Over. But TNR Voucher Expiration Date Extended to Oct. 31, 2020

*Important Last Hope TNR Voucher News* We do NOT have any more TNR vouchers to offer right now. However, if  you do hold Last Hope feral cat spay/neuter vouchers due to expire September 30th, please note we are extending the … Continue reading →

VIVI- Adopted

  VIVI is vivacious. She is 2.5 months old now, and was born on 7/7/20. Look at her one gray toe next to all the white ones. She was rescued at only 4.5 weeks old in Hicksville, along with her … Continue reading →

Last Hope Receives an $8,000 Grant from the Petco Foundation for TNR Vouchers

  Many Thanks to the PETCO FOUNDATION for presenting LAST HOPE with an $8,000 grant to help support our TNR (Trap/Neuter/Return) Efforts for Long Island Feral Cats  The 2020 Kitten Season has become more difficult to manage because of the … Continue reading →

Overwhelming Response! Last Hope Covid Crisis Pet Food Drive to Help the Needy

THANK YOU to our Kind DONORS who brought Pet Food to Our Drive on May 30/31st! YOU Filled the Pod with Pet Food About 3 Times to Help Owners Facing Hard Times. DELIVERED! All Pet Food Donated to Last Hope’s … Continue reading →

Last Hope Receives a COVID-19 Operation Grant from Petfinder Foundation

Many Thanks to Petfinder Foundation for awarding Last Hope Animal Rescue a COVID-19 Operation Grant. This $750 grant is helping Last Hope to continue rescue efforts during the global crisis, including scheduling dog & cat adoptions by appointment, fostering feline … Continue reading →

Happy Tails from Last Hope to cheer you up during COVID-19!

Seeing our dogs in their forever homes is one of the most rewarding parts of being a volunteer at Last Hope. Enjoy this beautiful video of just some of our adopted dogs made by a wonderful volunteer. They will always … Continue reading →

Last Hope Updates: Pandemic Protocol

As of 4/1/2020: Due to the worsening conditions of the Covid-19 Crisis, procedures at Last Hope Animal Rescue are subject to change for the protection of our volunteers & adopters. ** Special Procedure for Cat Adoptions:  Many of our current … Continue reading →

Last Hope Receives a $5,000 Veterinary Assistance Grant from TD Charitable Foundation

**THANK YOU to the TD Charitable Foundation** Last Hope received a $5,000 Veterinary Assistance Grant to help pet owners facing financial distress get the medical care, including spay/neuter, their pets need. Because of the pandemic, we are facing uncertain economic … Continue reading →

SPAY “JUST ONE” -Community Cats Campaign Resumes

HOW CAN 1 PERSON SAVE 100 CATS? EASY. SPAY-JUST ONE. Last year we started “Just One” in early March as kitten season was beginning. As of July 2nd, we’re Thrilled & Thankful to announce your generous “Just One ” donations … Continue reading →

LAST HOPE Received “200 Spay/Neuter Clean Sweep” Grant from the BISSELL PET FOUNDATION.

GREAT NEWS: LAST HOPE Received a $6,000 “200 Spay/Neuter Clean Sweep” Grant from the BISSELL PET FOUNDATION. The motto of the BISSELL PET FOUNDATION is ” ’til every pet has a home”, and this generous grant will fund & expedite … Continue reading →

A Special Gift from the Banfield Foundation Helps Last Hope Help Owned Pets

Last Hope received a $10,000 Veterinary Assistance Grant from the Banfield Foundation which enables us to contribute to the medical needs of dogs & cats belonging to people facing financial hardships. Support from this generous Banfield Foundation gift can help … Continue reading →

IZZY-Adopted

Isn’t IZZY Adorable? She is as Sweet as she is Pretty. Our 2 month old dark calico cutie with big green eyes was trapped in Huntington at 8 weeks old. She’s been “back stage” at Last Hope until recently when … Continue reading →

Maize ADOPTED

Maize and her siblings Harvest and Autumn are beautiful orange tabby DSH cats. Maize and Autumn are not only twins, but they are females, which is unusual. These three sweethearts were born on 8/20/19. Rescued by Last Hope, all three … Continue reading →

LAST HOPE IS ON PETFINDER.COM !!

If you haven’t tried Petfinder.com 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 →

CLARA

CLARA- Her Story Needs to be Shared!  Beautiful Clara is one of our overlooked darlings. Please come meet her. Adult cats make the best companions. The name Clara means clear, bright and famous in Latin. BUT, our Clara’s life has … Continue reading →

PAYTON- female Beagle-Adopted

PAYTON is Waitin’: This Beagle Beauty came to Last Hope from Kentucky on the Bowling Green bus along with her almost twin sister POLLY. They were both transfers from a nearby Kentucky shelter onto the bus. The girls are SWEET, … Continue reading →

Columbia-Adopted

Columbia is a tabby and white charmer with a cute pink nose, born on 11/30/18. Columbia is one of our Collegiate Triplets who where found in Brentwood in the freezing cold. The trio were quite sick and had to be … Continue reading →

Ethel-Adopted

Ethel is a sleek mini-panther who was born on 5/1/18. This sweet girl was found after being abandoned in a box in a parking lot! She was rescued,  lovingly fostered, and is now seeking her special person. Is your home missing … Continue reading →

Mama- Pit mix-Adopted

Meet MAMA…. Who “Migrated” to Last Hope from Next Door. MAMA is a sweet Pit, only 18 months old, surrendered by owners to Hempstead Town Shelter when she was hit by a car & fractured her pelvis. Her fracture has … Continue reading →

BELINDA- Shepherd/Smooth Collie-Adopted

  BELINDA BELIEVES SOMEONE  WILL ADOPT HER SOON….. Now that she’s found her way to Last Hope. This sweet Shepherd/Smooth Collie is just about a year old. Her paperwork says 6 months old but her demeanor seems more refined than your … Continue reading →

SEASHELL — Adopted!

SEASHELL is one of 3 kittens (also SANDY (tortie) & SUNSET (male black) taken into the Last Hope adoption program after they were trapped and brought to one of our TNR clinics. Several are polydactyl. SEASHELL and her siblings were … Continue reading →

SAM-Adopted

  SAM is one of the Great Kittens Rescued in Great River… He is so outgoing & friendly, born in the spring. And HAS So Much Pet Potential .. SAM is that soft-colored beige or buff tabby. Come Meet this … Continue reading →

VIENNA- TERRIER mix-Adopted

Say Hello to VIENNA…. She is a sweet, mellow & mature grand dame about 5-6 years old from Brookhaven Town Shelter who’d LOVE to WALTZ through LIFE with YOU. She likes kids and other mellow dogs. Meet your darling dog … Continue reading →

RORY- female Cattle Dog mix- ADOPTED

Meet RORY… a sweet, slightly timid Cattle Dog mix found as a stray by STAR in Kentucky. RORY is tiny, weighing about 25-30 lbs.. around 4-5 yr. old. Poor RORY has a mouthful of broken teeth. She may have been … Continue reading →

Last Hope Part of the Chewy.com Rescue Program

If you haven’t tried Chewy.com 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 →

Monkey & Brinkley-bonded pair-ADOPTED!

MONKEY & BRINKLEY -SENIOR CATS IN NEED Pets that have been surrendered to shelters for one reason or another are some of the neediest animals we have up for adoption. Especially, the senior pets who have known nothing other than … Continue reading →

Walnut- ADOPTED!

WALNUT is a “peanut” of a  dilute calico- rescued in Lindenhurst April 2016 at about 5 months old.- spayed, vaccinated and ready to make her debut appearance in a loving home. Bet you never adopted a cat debutante before. Yet, … Continue reading →

LOUIE- Hound/Pointer-ADOPTED!

LOUIE is one of 3 brother pups turned into a Kentucky shelter when their owner decided to move. He is a bit more submissive than his brother BOBO, but is also gentle and submissive around other dogs. He is a … Continue reading →

BELLE – ADOPTED 4/12/17

This little sweetheart is BELLE! Born in September 2016 and rescued from a backyard, BELLE  is an affectionate, friendly kitten who can’t wait to find her Forever home! Home fostered and vetted, BELLE is ready to meet YOU!

SALSA-Adopted!

This beautiful fluffy girl is Salsa! (One of the five Hit Chili Pepper kittens)! Born in September 2016 and rescued from a backyard, Salsa looks like she’s part Maine Coon and is an affectionate, friendly kitten who can’t wait to … Continue reading →

GARFIELD- ADOPTED!

  Garfield here! If you are looking for someone to love, well I am, too! I was rescued from an eviction in Queens. What a scary day that was, but now I’m safe and looking for a Forever home! As … Continue reading →

SPRUCE-ADOPTED!! 2/27/17

Such a Mush! This handsome boy was found under a bush as a tiny kitten near a busy street. Born in July 2016, Spruce was rescued and home fostered by a Last Hope volunteer where he learned what it was … Continue reading →

ELI – ADOPTED!! 3/12/17

So sweet! My name is Eli and I was found in the woods and rescued by a concerned citizen when I was a little kitten. I have been vetted and home fostered and love to be held and have my … Continue reading →

PHINEAS-ADOPTED!! 1/18/17

  My name is Phineas and I am a handsome little guy with my tabby coloring and white paws. Something really scary happened to me, but I was rescued and am on my way to a happy ending! Even though … Continue reading →

T.G.-ADOPTED!! 1/24/17

T.G. was rescued when he wandered into a feral colony in Bellerose, this tabby boy with his eyes full of love always seems to be happy. He kneads with all four paws when he’s eating, and chirps back to you … Continue reading →

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