Sam's Hope, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to saving the lives of companion animals by keeping those facing economic and health challenges, and their pets together through pet food and veterinary care assistance programs.
Sam's Hope, f
ounded in February 2013,
was inspired by the founder's beloved Shih Tzu, Samantha, as well as her awareness of the current economic climate which forces many pet owners to surrender or abandon their pets.
The Giving Tree has provided Sam's Hope with hand-made dog toys and treats over the past couple of years.