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SHARE YOUR ADOPTION STORY AND YOU CAN WIN $1,000!

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Had to share this story which brought tears to our eyes…. SO MANY OF OUR ADOPTERS POST STORIES AND PIX ABOUT HOW THEIR SHELTER PET HAS MADE A DIFFERENCE IN THEIR LIVES….won’t you pls take 5 minutes and share YOUR adoption story? Check out Theo’s story and pix that his mom submitted for the Petco foundations grant.   I named him Theodore, Teddy for short, because it means ‘gift from God’. On March 10, 2016 I was heading for New Hampshire to meet a friend for lunch. For some un-explainable reason, that morning, I did a Google search for shelters in…

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We Just Rescued 25 Kittens – They’re in Desperate Need of Items

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Our shelter just rescued 25 kittens from our partner shelter in NJ – they will go up for adoption Tuesday or Wednesday – you can check http://www.sterlingshelter.org/pet-finder to see photos and check which day they’ll be available for adoption this upcoming week             OUR SHELTER KITTIES ARE IN DESPERATE NEED OF NON CLUMPING CAT LITTER – BLEACH – EXTRA LARGE HEAVY DUTY CONTRACTOR BAGS (LAWN AND LEAVE BAGS WORK WELL) AND PAPER TOWELS You can even donate RIGHT FROM YOUR COMPUTER at https://yougivegoods.com/sterlingshelter

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Black Cat Appreciation Day August 17th – August 21st

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Black Cat Appreciation Day August 17th 2016 is Black Cat Appreciation Day Hundreds of shelters nationally will be celebrating Black Cat Appreciation Day on August 17th. Our shelter will be celebrating the beauty of adopting these ebony beauties as well! To celebrate in OUR way – our shelter will be offering: $17 off any adoption fee for cats 1+ years or older for any black cats – or cats with BLACK in them. Because we think this is such an amazing way to celebrate the most common colored feline we are NOT ONLY CELEBRATING for 1 day – but will…

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Important info for pets you love…Heat – Pavement -and BBQ’ing Safety

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Every year, countless dogs die after being locked in vehicles. On a hot day, the car can reach deadly temperatures in just minutes. A quick stop at the grocery store or post office can quickly turn into a tragedy for your pet. Cats and dogs are especially vulnerable because they cool off through the pads on their paws and by panting. In extreme heat they can experience liver, nerve or brain damage, heart problems, and even death. BOTTOM LINE – SEE SOMETHING….SAY SOMETHING – CALL 911. YOU MAY SAVE A LIFE  Don’t forget the heat also affects the pavement our…

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