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Make WELZOO Your Homepage for FREE & Help Our Shelter!

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TO OUR FRIENDS, ADOPTERS AND SUPPORTERS! A little while back, our shelter joined Welzoo. They send us free quarterly donations in exchange for our supporters making the site their homepage. If you have not yet done so, please help us by visiting www.welzoo.com/join/animal-shelter-inc/dYB34Ag On average, organizations will hope to see a $250 increase in yearly earnings from Welzoo when just one member posts this referral link to their facebook page and an extra $50 when sharing it directly with their immediate family. THIS COULD BE HUGE FOR OUR SHELTER – and its ALL FREE for YOU!!! Simply refer friends, family,…

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PLEASE SHARE WITH ANYONE YOU KNOW WHO MAY BE USING RETRACTABLE LEASHES.. OR IF YOU ARE USING ONE READ BELOW AND LEARN MORE

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A retractable leash is not so much a leash as it is a length of thin cord wound around a spring-loaded device housed inside a plastic handle. The handles of most retractable leashes are designed to fit comfortably in a human hand. A button on the handle controls how much of the cord is extended. Retractable leashes are popular primarily because they aren’t as confining as regular leashes, allowing dogs more freedom to sniff and poke around on walks. But unfortunately, there are many downsides to this type of leash. 10 Reasons Not to Use a Retractable Leash 1. The…

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New Year’s Resolutions to You from Our Shelter…

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The NEW YEAR IS HERE! Did you make any New Year’s resolutions? And only days into 2014, have you broken them yet? (You don’t have to answer that.) It’s always fun and a good idea to look forward to a new year with a plan and goals that will improve and enhance our lives. We animal lovers want the best for our pets, and it’s no surprise that some of our 2013 resolutions just might include the animals that are near and dear to us. Please consider a few resolutions that will make the new year a good one for…

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Our Shelter Staff is Heading for NY to Assist – NEED YOUR HELP

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Our Sterling Shelter Staff are Heading for Staten Island early morning Friday 11/9 to assist with pets affected by Hurricane Sandy. DONATIONS NEEDED: We are actively collecting donations of the most needed supplies and items to transport to various rescue organizations this weekend. The top things needed are: dry/wet dog and cat food, treats, cat litter, toys, blankets, towels, poop bags, and cleaning supplies such as paper towels, hand sanitizers and medical gloves. Leashes/collars/bowls and crates/carriers…that are broken down for easy transport. WE DESPERATELY NEED TO HAVE ALL SUPPLIES DONATED AT OUR SHELTER BY THURSDAY NIGHT AT 6 P.M. SO…

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