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    Help provide care to animals in need.

    Charity Navigator's Support Animal Rescue List identifies top-rated US-based charities committed to rescuing and rehoming companion animals in need, while also striving to reduce overpopulation, and provide essential services for these animals and pet owners. Countless companion animals experience hardship and neglect, and these organizations advocate for their well-being, rescue them from abusive situations, and work to find suitable forever homes.


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