Happy Animals Club is a non-profit no-kill animal shelter in the southern Philippines, established in 2014 thanks to supporters from around the world.

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Thank You to Our Donors
The shelter only exists thanks to those who support it financially. Thank you to all our donors for helping the animals!
Bless you for the hard work you do! donated US$25
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Eugene paid for Whiskas (5 Cans)
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Anonymous Donor paid for Black Rice (5kg)
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in memory of precious speedy paid for LC-VIT Liquid Multivitamin
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Erica paid for Chicken Thighs (1 kg)
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Instant Photo Updates
Photo updates are posted daily via mobile phone, in near real time. To comment on the photos, follow the shelter on Instagram.
20 hours ago
we failed. stray cat minggoy, who was brought to the shelter to treat a deep stab wound, passed away at 3 am t...
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stray cat minggoy is not doing well. although he is no longer dehydrated, he is weak and anemic; his breathing...
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stray cat minggoy, who is here until his stab wound heals, isn't doing too great. a vet previously advised us ...
2 days ago
sven is off the IV and feeling much better. the vet had told us to nebulize him, but before we even had a chan...
2 days ago
what's this, a self-cleaning bowling ball? oh, it's just rambo
2 days ago
if you've been following the story of rescue cows nebula and comet you will recall that the vet told us comet ...
3 days ago
possibly the most relaxed cat in the world
3 days ago
this shelter previously held a fundraiser for spacious accommodations for slim shady, the super chill FIV+ cat...
4 days ago
sven went to a clinic today to get his tooth, or rather what was left of it, extracted. hopefully his appetite...
5 days ago
although the idea was to let her both suckle and feed from the bottle, little comet began favoring her mama's ...
5 days ago
we are delighted to report that it seems we were dead wrong about sven having contracted FIP. the vet said his...
5 days ago
with two cow guys taking turns, working 3-4 days per week each, we were able to keep eclipse fed. when nebula ...
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Story Updates
POSTED BY Admin DATE September 6, 2017
The HAPPIER ANIMALS I Mass Spay/Neuter Event
On August 26 and 27 of 2017, something amazing happened. We were able to hold a mass spay/neuter event, during which almost 500 dogs and cats were fixed. This is all thanks to the incredible [ CONT ]
POSTED BY Admin DATE February 1, 2017
January Rescue Highlights
At the Happy Animals Club animal shelter and sanctuary we prefer to be understaffed than overstaffed. It means donations won't be wasted on someone parking their butt while waiting for something [ CONT ]
POSTED BY Admin DATE September 28, 2016
The Price of Freedom
At the shelter we cook our own dog food every day, using animal byproducts and sources of fiber such as black rice or potatoes. We have a 50-liter commercial pressure cooker and an industrial [ CONT ]
POSTED BY Admin DATE June 16, 2016
Mama and Baby Rescue
We were in the city to get some documents when we saw a small calico kitten lying in a flower pot in front of Better Components, a store selling musical instruments. Ken touched her to see [ CONT ]
POSTED BY Admin DATE June 8, 2016
Professor's Road to Recovery
On February 14, 2016, we rescued a little dog in very poor condition. He was extremely emaciated and covered in fleas. He also had ehrlichiosis, mange, a fungal infection, teeth that were [ CONT ]
POSTED BY Admin DATE June 7, 2016
Our Greatest Challenge: Getting Animals Adopted
As an animal shelter, we want to rescue more dogs. But we can't easily rescue dogs, because the shelter is overcrowded. The solution to rescuing more dogs is to make room in the shelter [ CONT ]
POSTED BY Admin DATE June 2, 2016
Animal Abuse in the Philippines
Although many pets in the Philippines are loved and taken care of well, as much as one third of all pets, perhaps even more, are kept in conditions which in developed countries would be [ CONT ]
POSTED BY Admin DATE April 15, 2016
We Rescued a Burn Victim
A little tabby cat was sitting on a ledge near our treasurer's house. Since he was so cute, we reached out to pet him. When he turned, a large wound was revealed on his neck. He was also [ CONT ]
POSTED BY Admin DATE April 14, 2016
Andrew's First Bath
Andrew is one of the kittens Ken rescued as newborns . Having bottle-fed them almost since birth, Ken and the kittens formed a strong bond of trust. Here's Andrew getting his first ever [ CONT ]
POSTED BY Admin DATE April 14, 2016
How a Belgian Malinois Came to the Shelter
In the Philippines, like in many other countries, mutts are dismissed and even despised, while pure-bred dogs are valued highly. Pure-breed dogs are called 'imported' in the Philippines [ CONT ]
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Fund a Fix
These residents of Happy Animals Club are in need of sponsors so they can be spayed/neutered and live happier lives. Since we currently have no option but to pay commercial rates at local clinics for the procedures, sponsorship of their operations would be very much appreciated. To sponsor a spay/neuter please just click the red button under the profile photo. Thank you!

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Funded by: Anonymous Donor

US$ 61
Funded by: Hercules the Dog

US$ 24
Funded by: Simon, Teddy, & Savannah

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