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Remember Me Thursday: Help Promote Pet Adoption Today

Now in its fourth year, the campaign aims to get cats and dogs out of shelters and into homes.

Samar Khoury  |  Sep 22nd 2016


Editor’s note: This story originally appeared in the September/October 2016 issue of Catster print magazine. Click here to subscribe to Catster magazine.

Share a favorite photo of your pet on social media today (Sept. 22) to help raise awareness for pet adoption through the annual Remember Me Thursday campaign. Its goal is helping orphan pets find forever homes rather than die waiting for them.

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Mike Arms, president and CEO of the Helen Woodward Animal Center, created the event in 2013. Millions of people will participate globally using #RememberTheRescue on social media — including celebrities.

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Pauley Perette. Photo via YouTube

If you’re a fan of NCIS, you’ll be excited to know that Pauley Perrette is this year’s spokesperson. For more information, visit the Helen Woodward Animal Center and the Remember Me Thursday website.

About the author: Samar Khoury is the assistant editor of Catster magazine.