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We Love Lucy Fund

Local burn victim, Lucy received medical care and found a new home! With Lucy as our inspiration the "We Love Lucy Fund" will be used to help other animals in need of medical attention. Please consider making a donation to the Lucy Fund . LEARN MORE & SUPPORT CLICK FOR LUCY UPDATE

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Become a Foster Home

 Fostering is a wonderful way to help save lives by providing temporary solace for a family pet, or by helping transition a homeless pet from the shelter to a home environment. We run two foster programs.

 Ty: in the shelter versus in foster care. His smile tells all: strolling around his foster hood with buddy Marlon was a better fit for his pup energy and curiosity than the shelter was! Ty was adopted by his foster Mom who just couldn't resist!

Foster for OPIN

OPIN foster homes take in pets from our shelter, providing them with a more engaging environment than the shelter can offer until they find their forever homes. Not only are you helping increase the adoptability of a pet by preparing it for a forever home, but you're also freeing up a space in the shelter for another pet in need.

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Foster for the SafePet Domestic Violence Program

SafePet foster homes take in family pets of domestic violence victims on a short-term basis while the victim transitions between housing. Learn More

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