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 →

STURGEON- male Pointer/Lab

There’s Nothing Fishy about STURGEON. He’s a 1 year old Pointer/Lab mix arriving at Last Hope today on a Georgia transport. He was picked up as a stray at the end of June, weighs 38 lbs, and shows proper pup … 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

Reminder: LAST HOPE ANIMAL RESCUE THRIFT SHOP 274 NEW YORK AVE HUNTINGTON 11743 (north of 25A) REGULAR DAYS & HOURS WILL BE THURSDAY, FRIDAY AND SATURDAY FROM 10AM TO 3PM BEGINNING JUNE 17TH. Last Hope announces the opening of our … 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 KITTEN FOSTER PARENTS

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 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!

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