The Petco Foundation will be granting Holiday Wishes in the form of more than $750,000 in grant awards to qualified animal welfare organizations. This contest is designed to help organizations save more lives during the holidays and year round.

Magnificent Mutts has the opportunity to receive the grand prize of a $100,000 grant, or a series of finalist awards ranging from $5,000 to $50,000.  Anyone who has adopted a pet can submit a story to the Petco Foundation’s Holiday Wishes campaign, giving the organization they adopted from a chance  to win one of several grant awards.

What does this mean for you?

We are asking any person (or family) who has adopted a pet from us to share their story!

Petco will award the person who submits the winning story a $1,000 Petco gift card, giving them the chance to spoil their adopted pet. Simply share a

story of how the love of their adopted pet brings more joy to their life each day, and how it changes their life and makes it better (limit 500


Submissions should include photos and/or videos that help tell the story. The deadline to submit stories is October 15, 2016, at 11:59 p.m. CST.

Adopters are encouraged to visit this link for more information. The winning organizations and their featured pets will be announced in December.

To sign up you will be asked for Magnificent Mutts contact information.   Use the following:

Email list to use for the Story:

Contact for the “Animal Welfare Organization”:

Name: Linda Latelle