Spring Fund Drive

Spring is a beautiful time of year—flowers begin to bloom and temperatures will start to rise. This time of year is also unfortunately one that brings great challenges to the Cleveland Animal Protective League. That’s because it is the season when stray animals start to give birth to the litters that result from uncontrolled breeding […]

Pets of the Week

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

Donate

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.

Adopt

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

Volunteer

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.

Adopt

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!

Support

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!

Events

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.