June 27th

Bear was surrendered to the Burlington County Animal Shelter because of his health issues. He had an extreme eye infection, as well as a severely matted coat, which was causing major health concerns, plus a mouthful of rotten teeth. Bear needed MAJOR grooming, over multiple days he also needs blood work, eye medicine, antibiotics, and has to have nearly all his teeth removed. Because Bear's medical bills are high, we've set up a special page for Bear to help raise money to pay for his care. Your donation to Bear's care will help him continue to recover his health in comfort and enjoy a special diet that is easy for him to eat and digest.

June 8th




Is your pet the cutest of the cute? Enter our Paw-Fect Pet photo contest and find out!

There is no fee to enter and the photo with the most votes wins a $75 PetSmart gift card! Each vote is a $1 donation to the Friends of BCAS, which we'll use to pay for special medical care for the shelter animals, as well as behavior training and TNR work. Can your pet take the top spot? Enter today and have your friends and family vote!!

April 13th

No matter how you define fun, the 2018 Barb Feldstein Memorial Raining Cats & Dogs Pet Fest on Saturday, April 28 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Burlington County Animal Shelter will have something to amuse, entertain and delight you and your family.

April 11th

Come out and help us paint the town...or two wine glasses at least.

Our wine glass painting fundraiser on May 19 at the Burlington County Agricultural Center Farmhouse in Moorestown gives you the opportunity to paint two wine glasses with adorable dog and cat faces. The two wine glasses are included in the price of admission.

April 2nd

Join us to run and walk for homeless animals in Burlington County on Sept. 29 at 8 a.m.. The off-road 5K course winds through beautiful Smithville Park in Eastampton. For those who prefer a shorter distance, we have a fun trail walk that is 1 mile long. It's a family affair, so bring your kids and pets!

March 1st

Our annual Big Dog 50/50 raffle tickets are now on sale. Tickets are $5 each. You can buy them:

  • online from March 1-April 26 at 8 p.m.
  • in person at the Burlington County Animal Shelter on April 14, 15, 21 and 22 from noon to 4 p.m.
  • in person at the 2018 Barb Feldstein Memorial Raining Cats & Dogs Pet Fest on April 28 at the Burlington County Animal Shelter from 10 a.m. to noon

The jackpot is $10,500 as of April 25, 2018!

February 6th

In 2017, more than 2,500 people attended our annual Barb Feldstein Memorial Raining Cats & Dogs Pet Fest at the Burlington County Animal Shelter, which is put on by the Friends of BCAS with the Mount Laurel Animal Hospital as the premier sponsor.

Each family or group who attended received an event program. Consider placing an ad in the 2018 event program to promote your animal-friendly message or products.

January 28th

The Friends of BCAS Board of Directors would like to welcome six new board members.

January 28th

The Burlington County Animal Shelter released statistics for 2017. We are thrilled to share that both dog and cat live release rates were up from 2016.

January 28th

The animal-loving and industrious third graders at Mansfield Elementary School did extra chores to raise money to help the animals at the Burlington County Animal Shelter.

Pets with Perks

BCAS Pet Id: 36168734

Sam is a handsome DSH cat who is searching for a family to love. Though he is not an overly affectionate cat, he would love to hang around the house with you and look out the window and chill. Sam also loves petting and head rubs. Sam is already neutered so is ready to head home with you today.

Happy Tails

"It’s me, Peanut! I just wanted to let you know how much I am loving my forever home! My mommy and I have so much fun together, she tells me all the time that she loves me so much and that she is so happy she found me!"