Dog shelter sim To The Rescue donates part of its profits to animal charities

Dog Shelter Simulation Game To the Rescue! announced an animal charity partnership that will donate a percentage of game profits to help real dogs.

To the rescue! allows players to run their own animal sanctuary with the goal of fostering, rehabilitating, and rehoming various breeds of dogs. It’s not as easy as it looks, although, like in real rescue centers, there is a lot of work to be done. This includes managing all of the dogs’ needs, holding fundraisers, and helping them find the perfect forever home.

The game’s developer, Little Rock Games, is keeping its promise to donate 20% of game profits to help genuine dog shelters by announcing a partnership with Petfinder Foundation, a US-based charity that “works to prevent euthanizing adoptable animals by helping animal shelters and rescue groups across North America.

In an announcement video, Little Rock Games developer Olivia states that “from the start, we were committed to donating 20% ​​of our game’s profits to pet shelters across the United States. . Today we are pleased to announce that we have partnered with the Petfinder Foundation in this endeavor. […] and we couldn’t be more proud to work with them.

This isn’t the first time a game has sought to make an impact in the real world, as Alba: A Wildlife Adventure developer Ustwo Games also made a pledge to plant a tree for every copy of the game sold – who has has since grown to more than 600,000 trees being planted. The game is also due to launching on consoles this spring meaning the team should be on track to reach their goal of planting a million trees for the cause.

To the rescue! is set to launch on PC and Nintendo Switch in Fall 2021 and is available for Wishlist on Steam now.

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