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Announcing the Rescue Box Shelter Challenge Winners

Congratulations to all of the great shelters that won in the 2016 Rescue Box Shelter Challenge.

Rescue Box Shelter Challenge Prize Shelter Name City State Country
Grand $10,000 grant Tierra de Animales AC Cancun MX Mexico

Runner-Up $3,000 grant National Mill Dog Rescue Colorado Springs CO United States

Runner-Up $3,000 grant The Paws Squad Chapmanville WV United States

Runner-Up $3,000 grant Purrfect Pals Arlington WA United States
Funny Photo Contest Prize Shelter Name City State Country
Photo Grand I $2,000 grant Paws For Seniors Bealeton VA United States

Photo Grand II $2,000 grant Canine Estates Inc Palm Harbor FL United States

Photo Runner-Up I $1,000 grant Georgia Jack Russell Rescue Conyers GA United States

Photo Runner-Up II $1,000 grant Friendship Animal Protective League Elyria OH United States

Photo Runner-Up III $1,000 Stray Cat Blues Inc. Colmar PA United States

Photo Runner-Up IV $1,000 grant Eleventh Hour Rescue rockaway NJ United States
Super-Cute Photo Contest Prize Shelter Name City State Country
Photo Grand I $2,000 grant Stray Animal Adoption Program Newport KY United States

Photo Grand II $2,000 grant Specialty Purebred Cat Rescue Kenosha WI United States

Photo Runner-Up I $1,000 grant Purrfect Pals Arlington WA United States

Photo Runner-Up II $1,000 grant Animal Aid for Vermilion Area Abbeville LA United States

Photo Runner-Up III $1,000 grant South Ogden City Shelter South Ogden City UT United States

Photo Runner-Up IV $1,000 grant Ellie’s Animal Rescue, Inc. Carpentersville IL United States
Weekly Prize Prize Shelter Name City State Country
Week 8 $1,000 grant Eleventh Hour Rescue rockaway NJ United States

Week 7 $1,000 grant Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue Sheridan WY United States

Week 6 $1,000 grant Blind Cat Rescue & Sanctuary, Inc. St Pauls NC United States

Week 5 $1,000 grant The Cat House on the Kings Parlier CA United States

Week 4 $1,000 grant The Paws Squad Chapmanville WV United States

Week 3 $1,000 grant Purrfect Pals Arlington WA United States

Week 2 $1,000 grant National Mill Dog Rescue Colorado Springs CO United States

Week 1 $1,000 grant Tierra de Animales AC Cancun MX Mexico
Canada Prize Shelter Name City State Country
Grand $1,000 grant Boston Terrier Rescue Canada Nottawa ON Canada
International Prize Shelter Name City State Country
Grand $1,000 grant Soi Dog Foundation Phuket (n/a) Thailand
U.S. Territories Prize Shelter Name City State Country
Grand $1,000 grant Animal Care Center of St. John St John VI United States
State Prize Shelter Name City State Country
State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Loving Companions Animal Rescue, Inc. North Pole AK United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Alaska Humane Society (Adopt-a-Cat) Anchorage AK United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Fairbanks North Star Borough Animal Control Fairbanks AK United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Prattville Autauga Humane Society Prattville AL United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Montgomery Humane Society Montgomery AL United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds The Haven Fairhope AL United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 Wynne Friends of Animals Wynne AR United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Friends of Horseshoe Bend Animals Horseshoe Bend AR United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Feline Rescue and Rehome Little Rock AR United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant The Animal League of Green Valley Green Valley AZ United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Southern Arizona Greyhound Adoption Tucson AZ United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Humane Society of Southern Arizona Tucson AZ United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Nine Lives Foundation Redwood City CA United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes TOPCats on the Ridge Inc. Paradise CA United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Westside German Shepherd Rescue of LA Los Angeles CA United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Cat Care Society Lakewood CO United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes MaxFund Animal Adoption Center Denver CO United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Every Creature Counts Fort Lupton CO United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Friends of the New Haven Animal Shelter New Haven CT United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Meriden Humane Society Meriden CT United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Wallingford Animal Shelter Wallingford CT United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Washington Humane Society – Georgia Avenue Washington DC United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Lucky Dog Animal Rescue Washington DC United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds City Dogs Rescue Washington DC United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant DE SPCA – Sussex Chapter Georgetown DE United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Delaware Humane Association Wilmington DE United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Faithful Friends, Inc. Wilmington DE United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Canine Estates Inc Palm Harbor FL United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes 100 Plus Abandoned Dogs of Everglades Florida Rescue Oakland Park FL United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Pet Rescue by Judy Sanford FL United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Georgia Jack Russell Rescue Conyers GA United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Animal Rescue League of Northwest Georgia Calhoun GA United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Good Mews Animal Foundation Marietta GA United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant AdvoCATS Hawaii Kailua Kona HI United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes The East Maui Animal Refuge Haiku HI United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Hawaii Island Humane Society Kailua-Kona HI United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Denison City Pound Denison IA United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Animal Rescue League of Iowa, Inc. Des Moines IA United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Lusco Farms Rescue Malvern IA United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Boxer Rescue of Idaho Boise ID United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Pocatello Animal Shelter Pocatello ID United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Canyon County Animal Shelter Caldwell ID United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant St. Francis CARE Murphysboro IL United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Ellie’s Animal Rescue, Inc. Carpentersville IL United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Save-A-Pet Grayslake IL United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Morgan County Humane Society Martinsville IN United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Pet Refuge Inc. South Bend IN United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Humane Society for Hamilton County Noblesville IN United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Alex’s House Rosalia KS United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Atchison Animal Control Atchison KS United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Helping Hands Humane Society Topeka KS United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Stray Animal Adoption Program Newport KY United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes STAR Saving the Animals of Rowan Morehead KY United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds No Kill Louisville Louisville KY United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Companion Animal Alliance Baton Rouge LA United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Raven Woods Animal Sanctuary Roseland LA United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Animal Aid for Vermilion Area Abbeville LA United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Northeast Animal Shelter Salem MA United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes MSPCA at Nevins Farm Methuen MA United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Second Chance Animal Shelter East Brookfield MA United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Days End Farm Horse Rescue Woodbine MD United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter, Inc. (BARCS) Baltimore MD United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Allegany County Animal Shelter Cumberland MD United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant HART (Homeless Animal Rescue Team of Maine Inc.) Cumberland ME United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Houlton Humane Society Houlton ME United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland Westbrook ME United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Starting Over Airedale Rescue Howell MI United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter Negaunee MI United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Missaukee Humane Society Lake City MI United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Caring for Cats Inc. North Saint Paul MN United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Feline Rescue Inc. Saint Paul MN United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Animal Ark Hastings MN United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant HELP Humane Society Belton MO United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Angels Left Behind Belton MO United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Animals Best Friends Independence MO United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant ARF of MS Jackson MS United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes West Point Clay County Animal Shelter West Point MS United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Community Animal Rescue & Adoption, Inc. (CARA) Jackson MS United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant RezQ Dogs Dodson MT United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Tiny Tails K-9 Rescue Manhattan MT United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Pintler Pets Humane Society Anaconda MT United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Collie Rescue of the Carolinas Winston-Salem NC United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Full Moon Farm Inc. Black Mountain NC United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Feline Hope Animal Shelter Kitty Hawk NC United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant CATS Cradle Shelter, Inc Fargo ND United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Humane Society Fargo-Moorhead Fargo ND United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Center for Avian Adoption, Rescue, and Education West Fargo ND United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Furbaby Rescue Midwest, Inc. Norfolk NE United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Animal Shelter of Northeast Nebraska Norfolk NE United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Hearts United for Animals Auburn NE United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant New Hampshire SPCA Stratham NH United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Friends of the Manchester Animal Shelter Manchester NH United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Animal Rescue League of New Hampshire Bedford NH United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Arabian Rescue Mission, Inc. Wantage NJ United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Popcorn Park / AHS-Forked River Forked River NJ United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Tabby’s Place Ringoes NJ United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Whisketeers’ Kitty Kingdom Clovis NM United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Animal Humane New Mexico Albuquerque NM United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds NMDOG Inc. Rio Rancho NM United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Heaven Can Wait Animal Society Las Vegas NV United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Nevada Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Nevada SPCA) Las Vegas NV United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds SPCA of Northern Nevada Reno NV United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 ABC Basset Hound Rescue Cheektowaga NY United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Hi-Tor Animal Care Center Pomona NY United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds National Brittany Rescue & Adoption Network Baldwinsville NY United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Friendship Animal Protective League Elyria OH United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Island Safe Harbor Animal Sanctuary Port Clinton OH United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Cat Welfare Association grant Columbus OH United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Norman Animal Shelter Norman OK United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Pets & People Humane Society Yukon OK United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Tulsa SPCA Tulsa OK United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Rogue Valley Humane Society Grants Pass OR United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Greenhill Humane Society Eugene OR United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds House of Dreams Cat Shelter Portland OR United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Reinholds PA United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Animals Cant Talk Rescue and Adoption Inc. East Stroudsburg PA United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Animal Friends Pittsburgh PA United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Woonsocket Cat Sanctuary Woonsocket RI United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Rhode Island SPCA Riverside RI United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds North Kingstown Animal Shelter North Kingstown RI United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Humane Society of McCormick County McCormick SC United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Carolina Poodle Rescue Pacolet SC United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Carolina Basset Hound Rescue Charleston SC United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Humane Society of the Black Hills Rapid City SD United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Paws Animal Rescue Pierre SD United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Aberdeen Area Humane Society Aberdeen SD United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Waverly Animal Shelter Waverly TN United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Fayette County Animal Rescue Rossville TN United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds A Time 4 Paws Crossville TN United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Pasadena Animal Rescue and Assistance Pasadena TX United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Judy’s Ark Pearsall TX United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds DFW Pug Rescue Grapevine TX United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant South Ogden City Shelter South Ogden City UT United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Utah Friends of Basset Hounds Salt Lake City UT United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Companion Golden Retriever Rescue West Jordan UT United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Mid-Atlantic English Springer Spaniel Rescue Burkeville VA United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Rikkis Refuge Orange VA United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Paws For Seniors Bealeton VA United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Rutland County Humane Society Pittsford VT United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Springfield Humane Society Inc. Springfield VT United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Windham County Humane Society Brattleboro VT United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Old Dog Haven Arlington WA United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Greyhound Pets, Inc. Woodinville WA United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Kitsap Humane Society Silverdale WA United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Lil’ Rascals Refuge Thorp WI United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes South Wood County Humane Society Wisconsin Rapids WI United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds Mit Liebe German Shepherd Dog Rescue Suamico WI United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Operation Underdog Cool ridge WV United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Humane Society of Raleigh County Inc. Beckley WV United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds P.U.R.R. West Virginia Grafton WV United States

State Grand Prize $1,000 grant Black Dog Animal Rescue Cheyenne WY United States

State Second 15 Rescue Boxes Red Desert Humane Society Rock Springs WY United States

State Third 50 Pet Beds St. Francis Animal Shelter Buffalo WY United States
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