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!
Anonymous Donor donated US$5
8 hours ago
Anonymous Donor paid for Recovery (5 Cans)
10 hours ago
Ryan Larkin donated US$14
23 hours ago
Judy Aldrich donated US$25
2 days ago
Anonymous Donor donated US$2
2 days ago
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Urgently Needed
The shelter is currently in need of the following item. Sponsorship of this item right now would be deeply appreciated. To sponsor the item please just click on FUND ITEM then donate via PayPal.

Nutri-Plus Gel
US$ 9
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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.
7 hours ago
are you tired of cutting your spaghetti the old-fashioned way? still struggling with knives and chopping board...
15 hours ago
andrew asked if he was doing it right
One day ago
after a hard battle with pyometra, multiple restitchings, a record-breaking long crate rest, and an extended s...
One day ago
snacktime for alex\n\n#happyanimalalex
2 days ago
we went to the mountains to see the shelter's two cows, eclipse and galaxy, and to pay the people who take car...
2 days ago
the shelter is critically understaffed, except on paydays, when it feels critically overstaffed
3 days ago
slim shady got his medicine via a heplock on his wrist. he is eating a bit less than prior to surgery, but the...
3 days ago
hey! i haven't been served yet! where's my dinner? i'm starving here! this is animal abuse! you're neglecting ...
3 days ago
symphony surprised us by grooming herself. we tried to step up the feeding, but even at the ultra slow pace of...
3 days ago
shadow clone jutsu
4 days ago
the celebrity vet who performed the operation on slim shady dropped by the shelter to check on his patient and...
4 days ago
slim shady's operation was a success. the vets managed to repair the tear in his diaphragm. his breathing is v...
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Story Updates
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 ]
POSTED BY Admin DATE March 27, 2016
Happy Easter!
This Easter, Ken decided to celebrate Easter by holding an Easter egg hunt for the shelter dogs. We made Easter eggs out of dog food, hid them around Dog Yard 1, and then let the dogs enjoy [ CONT ]
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Claudia

Taco

Tom

Libby

Frogga

Bobby

Tesla

Sky

Iris

Gisele

Junior

Betty

Ernie

Bohr

Boxster

Church
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Fund a Fix
These residents of Happy Animals Club are in need of sponsors so they can be spayed or neutered. Sponsorship of their operations would be very much appreciated! 100% of the sponsorship amount goes towards the procedure.
Blackie

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US$ 104
Funded by: Anonymous Donor
Bobby

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US$ 46
Funded by: Hercules the Dog
Hannibal

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US$ 25
Funded by: Hercules the Dog
Lulu

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US$ 104
Funded by: cruz



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