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START funds approximately 1,000-1,200 spay/neuter procedures annually
(based on 84-100 procedures monthly)

START transports/relocates approximately
1,500 dogs (and cats) to the Pacific Northwest annually
(based on a minimum of 125 animals transported monthly)

Companion Pets Killed
In California in 2016*:


Approximate Tax Dollars Spent to House and Kill Animals in California in 2016*:


Stray and Lost Dogs and Cats Killed on the Streets of California in 2016*:


*2016 Local Rabies Control Activities Annual Report produced by the California Dept. of Public Health It is not mandatory for Shelters, Humane Societies or other sheltering organizations to report their statistics to the Government. How do we stop this cycle of waste? SPAY & NEUTER



Proud to Partner With Proud to Partner
PetSmart Charities

PetSmart Charities has awarded a grant to START Rescue for our commitment to ending pet homelessness.

99 cent razor

99 Cent Razor, has partnered with START Rescue. For each razor sold, 99 cents will be donated to START!

Amazon Smile

Designate Shelter Transport Animal Rescue Team as your charity at and every time you shop with Amazon, START will receive .05% of your purchase.

The Petco Foundation and START Rescue will work together to reduce the number of animals being euthanized and place more pets into loving, forever homes!

Designate START as your preferred charity in Ralphs’ Community Rewards Program, and we will receive up to 4% of your purchase, every time you shop at Ralphs.

Bissell Partners for PetsLost Pet USA

BISSELL's Partners for Pets program and Lost Pet U.S.A. BISSELL believes in pet adoption and is committed to helping the animal welfare organizations that serve our nation’s homeless pets through the Partners for Pets program and finding lost pets through their sister program Lost Pet U.S.A.


START Rescue has partnered in the SAVE A BARK program. Just go to and look for a vet. Each time you use a vet through Vetary START will get a donation This is a Nationwide service.

WoofTrax Walk For A Dog! Download the FREE App. Use the app every time you walk your dog and for every mile you walk, they will donate to START!

Shop and use referral code PRF11025678. Any new account will receive a 10% off when using this code with their purchase.

Order at and START will receive a donation of 20% of your order. Use code STARTRESCUE18 and receive 5% off.

Detail Dog regularly donates a portion of proceeds  to START Rescue every month.   Become a new client today, and receive 20% discount  on your first grooming appointment (up to $50 maximum discount).  Mention “Start Rescue" on your first grooming appointment.