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Oppose SB950 in Oklahoma!

IT’S TIME TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE FRIENDS!

Pat with Dog Talk has sponsored this ad to spread the word about SB950. Please contact your own Oklahoma representative and ask that they vote no when these bills come before them. Let them know you are a constituent and you strongly oppose any effort to protect the sale of […]

By |March 25th, 2019|Blog, DogTalk, Pats Desk|0 Comments

Rescue Feature: Haven of Hope Rescue

Haven of Hope Rescue was born in a little girl’s heart. When she was growing up, her Daddy used to pick up lost dogs and bring them home. He would then place an ad in the local newspaper and 9 times out of 10, those lost dogs would go home to their families. When that […]

By |March 15th, 2019|Blog, DogTalk, Episodes, Pats Desk|0 Comments

Rescue Feature: Groovy Paws

Angie realized one of her lifetime dreams of founding a small dog rescue. She has been rescuing animals since she was a small child, drove her grandmother crazy sometimes.
Born and raised in Northern California, Angie was educated at the University of California at Berkeley where she studied Political Science and spent most of her career […]

By |February 26th, 2019|Blog, Pats Desk|0 Comments

Rescue Feature: Bubba’s Rescue

Spencer (our son) is a special young man and he has always loved animals. Because of him, we have been rescuing dogs for many years. When he got to high school, he was able to work part time through vocational training at school. His first job at a vet clinic didn’t satisfy him very well […]

By |February 23rd, 2019|Blog, DogTalk, Pats Desk|1 Comment

Contest Winner -Almost Home Rescue Van Buren

I wanted to include our history and where we are now as Almost Home Shelter here in Van Buren. So, please bear with me.

The state law of Arkansas says that all dogs picked up by animal control are to be euthanized after five days of failing to locate the owner. There is a stipulation that […]

By |February 1st, 2019|Blog, Pats Desk|0 Comments

Support for pets in need

Tis The Season!

Another Christmas Season and a time for reflection. This year for those of us who work for Pet Advocacy through our Dog Talk TV Facebook connections, it has been an event for changes and for additions. We are thrilled to have met such super pet people in Arkansas! From our previous experiences in Oklahoma […]

By |December 19th, 2018|Blog, DogTalk, Pats Desk|2 Comments

$2500 Shelter or Rescue Donation

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING.

Commenting on our website or anywhere other than the original post here on Facebook will not be counted. Previous contest winners are not eligible to win.

Eligibility: This contest is open only to registered dog shelters or dog rescues in the state […]

By |December 4th, 2018|Blog, Pats Desk|228 Comments

Dog Rescue Website Giveaway

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING.

Commenting on our website or anywhere other than the original post here on Facebook will not be counted. Previous contest winners are not eligible to win.

Eligibility: This contest is open only to registered dog shelters or dog rescues in the state […]

By |October 25th, 2018|Blog, Pats Desk|17 Comments

How to Create a Really Successful Pet Rescue Event

Beyond grants and large donations from generous donors, a pet rescue has to continually focus on other sources for raising funds. The cost of caring for increasing numbers of pets lost, abandoned, and abused is substantial. Most rescues have experienced fairly successful financial profits from creating several events during the year. This requires hours of planning by staff and volunteers. Larger, well […]

By |October 20th, 2018|Blog, Pats Desk|0 Comments

Rescue Feature: Rock City Rescue

I was born an animal rescuer; it’s truly the reason I was put on this Earth. As a little girl, I’d try to get my mom to let me bring home every stray dog and cat in sight.

I raised kittens, dogs, a baby squirrel, a baby bunny, countless turtles. I loved every being that would […]

By |October 16th, 2018|Blog, Pats Desk|0 Comments