- Improvements in breed search algorithm
We've added a new feature called Live Activity Updates for existing and new WeRescue+ subscribers. The feature gives live updates to the number of views, shares and loves for any pet in the app. It helps to gauge the interest from others in the pet and the urgency at which you may need to apply for adoption.
- Minor enhancements
- Resolved issue with scrolling up on Home page social feed
- View recent videos from Clear The Shelters events in the Home Feed
- Some additional information around posting to the feed
- Performance enhancement
Some big changes are ready for us to have the most successful Clear The Shelters event ever, all through the month of August, 2022.
- A brand new News Feed lets you post pictures of your rescue pets to share with other WeRescue users
- An account is no longer required to use the basic functions of WeRescue
- An overhaul has been performed to take advantage of the features of iOS 15 and above
We're getting ready for NBCUniversal's Clear The Shelters 2022 during the entire month of August! Shelters and rescue organizations can register now and adopters can search for adoptable pets and apply during late July.
We're getting ready for NBCUniversal's Clear The Shelters 2021 from August 23rd - September 19th! Search now to find participating shelters and rescue organizations. Select your favorites and apply ahead of time to make sure you are ready for the event to begin!
Thanks for choosing to adopt your next pet! This update includes a new Learn tab with original WeRescue content to help you be the best pet parent!
Thanks for choosing to adopt rather than shop for your new pet! This update includes performance enhancements.
We've added support for dark mode to save your eyes when searching for pets in the darkness of night or the wee hours of the morning. Plus it just looks cool!
Clear The Shelters is going strong through the month of August and we'll keep the enhancements coming throughout the month as well! This update includes a partner credit on certain listings and the ability to get even more information about the pet.
We've taken the great feedback from our amazing community to rebuild WeRescue from the ground up! Take part in the Clear The Shelters promotion throughout the entire month of August, 2020! Please enjoy as you use WeRescue to find the love of your life at a nearby rescue shelter.
We're getting ready for Clear The Shelters 2020, through the whole month of August! See the current map showing participating shelters and rescues for this year.
Thanks for choosing to adopt rather than shop for your new pet! This version includes a new hashtag for the new year #WeRescueChallenge! Share pets on social media as often as you can to help us save lives.
Thanks for choosing to adopt rather than shop! WeRescue will show you adoptable pets throughout North America and give all the available details. This version includes a convenience button on the pet browse page to make your search faster with advanced filters.
Thanks for choosing to adopt rather than shop for your new pet! WeRescue makes it easy to find the cutest adoptable pets. In this version we are getting ready to let you know via email about new pets which match your search. Much easier than opening the app to scroll. When you see that irrestible adoptable pet in your email you can easily tap a button to view details in the app!
Thanks for using WeRescue to help save the precious homeless pets! In this version, we've added an easier method to share pets on social media. Even if your situation doesn't allow for another pet at this time, please share these pets in need on social media to help them find a loving home.
Thank you to all the participants of Clear The Shelters! This year, 160,829 pets were adopted through this event by NBC/Telemundo stations throughout the United States!
Thank you for supporting Clear The Shelters 2019!
Clear The Shelters is on August 17, 2019, just a few days away! This update includes a new filter that will show you pets from shelters participating in Clear The Shelters.
WeRescue is proud to partner with Clear The Shelters, brought to you by participating NBC and Telemundo television stations. This update includes a new tab which shows participating shelters. Clear The Shelters is a one-day event on August 17th, 2019 in which these shelters work with NBC and Telemundo to promote their adoptable pets. For every pet which is adopted, a spot opens to save another pet. Last year, 103,037 pets were saved through this event!
Thank you for choosing to adopt rather than shop for your new pet! In this version, we've squashed a bug that occurred when some eager adopters tapped on a pet before it was done loading. Makes sense... we're anxious to see the cute pets, too!
Thank you for choosing to adopt rather than shop for your new pet! In this version, we've made a couple tweaks to make the WeRescue app even more fun for you!
Thank you for choosing to adopt rather than shop for your new pet! In this version, you'll find it even easier to start the adoption process so that you can take your new pet home as quickly as possible!
Thank you for choosing to adopt rather than shop for your new pet! Your privacy and freedom to customize are important to us. That's why this update includes at least 16 new ways to control your rescuer profile. Use WeRescue to find your adoptable pet with confidence!
Thank you for choosing to adopt rather than shop for your new pet! We've added a new feature which lets you see which pets others are sharing. We encourage you to share the adoptable pets on social media or text as often as you can. These pets deserve loving homes and every share helps them get closer to a forever home! <3
Thank you for choosing to adopt rather than shop for your new pet! We've added a deeper search to make it even easier to find the love of your life... at a local pet rescue!
Thank you for choosing to adopt rather than shop for your new pet! This update contains a fix for an issue that was experienced by some users who are still using iOS 10.
Thanks for choosing to adopt rather than shop for your new furry family member! We update WeRescue often to ensure that you have the best search tools.
● Even better notifications for available pets
• Updated for iPhone X
• Adoptable Pet Notifications
- Added skip for Intro pages
- Updated email validation
● Updated information for iOS 11
● View partner offers in the pet details page
● Save money on great pet products and services with our new Deal tab.
● Performance boost
● Additional rescue organizations
● Bug fix
● Bug fix and performance improvement
● Bug fix
● Tweak to resolve an issue in the 3.0 release.
Welcome to "WeRescue", the Pet Rescue Community. Join us to rescue your own pet and help others save lives as well.
We were previously known as "Woof Rescue", but how many pets make the sound "woof"? We also have adoptable listings for cats, birds, rabbits, horses, reptiles and more. A new name was definitely in order.
We hope that you enjoy our new name and logo, plus a few surprise new features! Don't forget to give us feedback and let us know what else you'd like through the "Thoughts and Questions" button. We're here to serve!
• Resolved crash experienced when sharing on iPad
• Removed login requirement for basic usage
• Added barn yard, birds, horses, rabbits, reptiles and small & furry adoptable pets
• Added ability to save multiple filters for easy switching
• Basic search filters broken out from advanced filters for a cleaner start
Squashed some little bugs from our big release
Awesome New Features based on feedback from our Awesome Users!
• 71 Additional Search Filters available (6 free & 65 more available for purchase)
• Tons More Pet Characteristics on the Detail page
• Incredible New Breed Searches available for purchase, including "Hide Breeds", "Mixed Breeds" and "Popular Mixes"
• Rescue Search allows you to narrow to only rescues you want to see, and block those that you don't care to see
• Market Categories only appear when we have advertising companies in that category
- Stability improvements for iOS 7 users
- Universal app for iPad also!
- Simplified sign-in flow
- Removed Twitter login due to technical issues
- Bug fixes