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We count on your donations to continue our life-saving work. As a non-profit organization with no paid staff members, our dedicated volunteers work tirelessly on behalf of local animals. And our efforts are paying off. Our innovative programs have been credited with reducing the number of animals who are euthanized at our local animal control facility. Our dream is that one day, no adoptable animals will be killed in area shelters. We thank you for helping us realize this dream.Visit the donation page to see where your money goes.

The shelter will be closed Saturday through Monday in observance of Memorial Day.  Animals listed in our Rescue Program may be available to visit by appointment during this time.  

Highlighted Animals
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  Big Bird
Big Bird is a gorgeous Sulphur-Crested Cockatoo. He is stunning to look at and very active and entertaining.  He is not however a bird for a beginner.  This breed of bird can be a hand full and Big Bird is no exception.  He is quite vocal and is a one-person bird.  He is not cuddly and will not work as a children's pet.  He needs to be with a person who loves birds and kno...read more about Big Bird
  21206 - Jordan
Jordan is a beautiful cat who is about 4-5yrs old.  Jordan was rescued by a good Samaritan who saw her lost and hungry. They brought her to the shelter so she would safe until she could find a good home.  Jordan is sweet and laid back.  She is curious and playful.  Her favorite game to chase a toy under a rug.  It is adorable!  Jordan is low key and enjoys hanging out...read more about 21206 - Jordan
  21407 Zeus
Zeus is a 7 month old, neutered male, American Pit Bull Terrier puppy who is very active and very smart. Zeus needs a quick and consistent owner to remind him of his puppy manners. He is forceful when he jumps up and would be better in an adult home or a home with older children who are confident and can assist in his training. He is a lot of fun, loves to play with other dogs and excels in his tr...read more about 21407 Zeus


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