It’s Raining Cats!

We have made it through one of Cleveland’s harshest winters in years, but now the forecast is calling for heavy showers – showers of cats, that is! That’s right – April showers certainly have brought a flood of felines to the Cleveland APL. In order to help these wonderful animals find loving homes, we will […]

Become a Q Cash Captain, Kid or School and help the Cleveland APL!

Sign up now to become a Q Cash Captain, Kid or School and help Q104’s Fee’s Kompany raise Doggy Dollars and Kitty Kash for the animals at the Cleveland APL!

Q104′s Pledge for Pets Radiothon

Be sure to tune in to Q104 to listen to the 9th Annual Pledge for Pets Radiothon on Friday, May 2nd from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday, May 3rd from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.! Q104’s Fee’s Kompany will be broadcasting live from the Cleveland APL to raise money for homeless animals!

Pets of the Week

Meet Bo and Pepper, our Pets of the Week! Pepper is waiting for a home at our adoption center in Tremont, while Bo is waiting to meet his future family at our PetSmart Charities® Everyday Adoption Center! Click to learn more about our Pets of the Week!

Enter our 2015 Pet Calendar Contest!

Sam, also known as “Mr. April,” wants to remind you that it’s not too early to enter the Cleveland APL’s 2015 Pet Calendar Contest!  Click to learn how you can enter your furry friend’s photo! Who knows … they might be next April’s winner!


Since we receive no government funding, the Cleveland Animal Protective League relies on generous financial supporters like you to make a difference in the lives of the animals we shelter, rescue, and provide assistance to.

Programs & Services

At the Cleveland APL, we offer a variety of programs and services, such as our Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) Program. Learn all about the APL’s programs and services.


The Cleveland Animal Protective League has been making happily ever after since 1913! Meet your new best friend at the Cleveland APL!


Our volunteers are invaluable! They are the heart of our organization and are vital team members who help us to achieve the impossible, fulfill our mission, inspire us to be our best, and advocate for animals and their care.


AdoptWe have been creating “happily ever afters” at the Cleveland APL since 1913. Begin your adoption journey by viewing all of our animals that are currently available for adoption and find your new best friend!


SupportSince we receive no government funding, we rely on generous financial supporters to make a difference in the lives of the animals for whom we care for. There are also many other ways you can make a difference, including becoming a volunteer.

Programs & Services

Programs & Ser vicesWe offer many life-saving programs and services for Northeast Ohio’s homeless animals including Humane Investigations, Animal Admissions, Animal Welfare Clinic, Trap-Neuter-Return Program, Foster Care Program, and much more!


EventsAll year long, we work to support our mission to foster compassion and end animal suffering by hosting a variety of fund-raiser events including our annual gala, Cold Noses, Warm Hearts (Fur Ball), Q104’s Pledge for Pets Radiothon, and WKYC Fur-Get-Me-Not Telethon.