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

Rebel Rescue Fundraising

We received this submission from Sonya Frei.

My group is not a shelter, or a rescue, but hopefully you will believe our group is just as important like we do! REBEL Rescue Fundraising is our name. We are five friends who have fostered and cared for animals from our local kill shelter and rescues for years. […]

By |October 9th, 2018|Blog, Pats Desk|0 Comments

Dozer – A Narcoleptic Dog

BY NICOLE MCBRIDE #1083

“I have a 15 week old rottie puppy for you to foster!” was the text I received from the intake coordinator of the rescue where I volunteer. Having a Rottweiler and a Chesapeake Bay Retriever, the big joke in our rescue is that if the pup is black and tan or brown, I’ll […]

By |August 21st, 2018|Blog, DogTalk|0 Comments

Providing for Your Pet’s Future Without You

Hi Dog Talk!

It’s Liz E’s Pekingese Rescue and Sanctuary. Dropping you a note again to thank you for your gift to our organization and to share with you another story of people failing to plan for their pets.

We received an email from a fellow rescue group asking us to contact a lady in the south […]

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

$1500 Oklahoma Rescue or Shelter Contest

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.

Eligibility: This contest is open only to registered dog shelters or dog rescues in the state of Oklahoma who comment on the post linked here on our […]

By |June 26th, 2018|Blog, Pats Desk|0 Comments