We're Honoring Lifesaving Work
Petco Love and Victoria Stilwell honor Unsung Heroes across the nation for their extraordinary lifesaving efforts for pets in need.
There are Unsung Heroes all around us, in every community, helping us get one step closer to creating a lifesaving nation. These inspiring stories prove the difference that one person can make in creating a better world for pets.
WATCH OUR 2022 UNSUNG HERO STORIES
In 2022, we were pleased to announce that Samira Yaghi of Fairfield County Adoption Center earned the title of National Unsung Hero for her work saving animal lives in South Carolina. Fairfield County Adoption Center received a $25,000 grant investment from Petco Love to recognize her incredible work.
Past Unsung Hero Honorees
Frequently Asked Questions
People's Choice Voting Round FAQs
What is the People’s Choice Voting Round?
The People’s Choice Voting Round gives the public the opportunity to select the National Unsung Hero from our five Unsung Heroes. The Unsung Hero with the most verified votes at the end of the voting period will be named National Unsung Hero and receive a $25,000 grant award for their organization.
When is the People’s Choice Voting Round?
The People’s Choice Voting Round will start on April 5, 2022 and closes on April 18, 2022, noon CT.
How Do I Vote?
Voting will be made available on petcolove.org/unsunghero on April 5, 2022.
Who is eligible to vote?
Voting is open only to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico with a valid email address.
Can I vote for more than one Unsung Hero?
Absolutely! You are more than welcome to vote for more than one Unsung Hero. However, you will only be able to vote for each Unsung Hero once.
May I enter a vote on behalf of someone other than myself?
No, you may only vote on behalf of yourself once using your own email address. Voters must verify their email address to vote and be in the United States.
Am I able to vote with more than one email address?
No, voting with multiple email addresses is not be permitted. Offering incentives for voting, paying for votes, or voting on behalf of another person is not permitted. Petco Love reserves the right to remove fraudulent votes and disqualify organizations from the People’s Choice voting.
I clicked “Send Confirmation Email” but never received a link to confirm my vote. Can you help?
In most cases, the link may have been sent to your junk or spam folders. If you are still unable to confirm your vote, email us at email@example.com.