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Latest Director Updates 07-10-2020

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PLS NOTE – THE SHELTER PHONE LINES HAVE NOT YET BEEN TURNED ON AS WE ARE STILL IN THE EARLY STAGE OF FULLY RE-OPENING – you can email the shelter staff@sterlingshelter.org with any questions – the emails are checked multiple times daily. Please DO NOT call our vet clinic FOR SHELTER related questions (they won’t be able to answer questions for the shelter side) – thank you for understanding. We are so grateful to the numerous adopters who have welcomed new pets into their homes while stuck in social distancing limbo! This outpouring of available homes, combined with current domestic…

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Pints for Pooches & Cocktails for Kitties Saturday August 15th for a FUN-draiser!

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Yup, let’s face it — we’re all just looking for essential excuses to get out, get some fresh air and get away from our kids / spouses / parents, even if just for a little while! While getting some fresh air and a healthy dose of vitamin D is a necessity that can’t be achieved in any other way but, well, basically leaving your house, ARE YOU READY TO GET OUT OF THE HOUSE? LOOKING FOR SOMETHING TO DO WITH (or without) THE KIDS AND YOUR DOG? COME HAVE A BREW AND SNACK W/ US AND HELP US RAISE SOME MONEY!A huge shout…

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Corona Update from the Director 5/28/20

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Updated Information – With the news about coronavirus (COVID-19) changing rapidly, Animal Shelter Inc (ASI)and our on-site low cost veterinary clinic – Sterling Shelter Clinic (SSC) – thankfully took precautions early to help prevent the spread of this virus in our community and to keep our staff/volunteers and visitors safe. Sadly, this meant closing the shelter, changing many of the shelter’s daily operations (which when we re-open will include changing over to conducting adoptions by appointment – we are still ironing out the details), getting all shelter pets out of the shelter in to foster or to have been adopted,…

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Virtual Adoption Process & Keeping Us All Safe

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We are excited to announce that our shelter will be launching virtual adoption services! In the coming week/s, when our shelter starts accepting surrenders and transports, all of our adoptable animals will be up for adoption. It’s easier now than ever to find your next family member. From the comfort of your home you can you can fill out our online pre-adoption questionnaire, select an animal, set up a time and day and our staff will contact you with dates/time options for you to come meet the pets we hope to start getting soon….. Though our traditional way of adoption…

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4/2 UPDATE w/ NEW INFO – Shelter Info & How YOU Can Help!

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As always, the continued health and safety of you and our employees is our greatest concern during this outbreak of COVID-19. Our shelter is working on possibilities and options as to when to open. 4/2/20 UPDATE – due to the constantly changing laws surrounding COVID-19, and day to day changes each state is implementing – We WERE tentatively planning to receive a transport the weekend of April 4th – THIS TRANSPORT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Going forward please watch our main webpage at www.sterlingshelter.org we will be posting and updating future dates we are hoping to get transports and if so…

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Our Shelter & Clinic are BOTH OPEN (Corona info pls read)

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To our valued adopters/supporters and visitors, We care deeply about the safety of our customers, employees, volunteers and pets at our shelter. That is why we want to share the steps we are taking at our shelter to protect our visitors with our without fur. Our shelter staff are confident that we have the best recommended care and control for cleaning and disinfection. In the next day we will be posting updates on any changes we are making for the shelter and clinic and how to keep you and our furry friends all safe. The following protocols will also assist us…

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Events NOT to be Missed!

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DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS ALL EVENTS ARE POSTPONED OR CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE 🙁 Spring is right around the corner and we’ve got lots of exciting events and happenings over the next few months…. you definitely do not want to miss out on! Make sure you watch our Event Calendar!

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Check Out Our New Supporter Store!

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Hello friends-of-our-furry-ones! If you’ve found nearly all of your holiday gifts (or maybe you haven’t even started shopping yet)…. but you’re still searching for something special and unique, head on over to our brand new online store! We have so many options and new items to offer our supporters and adopters, and we’re sure there is something for everyone! All sales benefit your favorite little shelter, so if you love what we do and want to help us save more animals here at the Sterling Shelter, this is a great option for showing your support! Make sure you check it…

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Join Us and Become One of Our Sterling Shelter Supporters Squad

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The BEST WAY TO HELP US HELP THEM is by joining our Join Our “Monthly Pledge of Love Program & Become a Sterling Shelter Supporter Squad Team” Help Us Reach Our Goal – to get 1,000+ supporters/adopters/volunteers and pet lovers to sign up for our recurring donation in the amount of YOUR CHOICE (no donation is to small). Example: For $10 a month – only 33 Cents a day (far less than a cup of coffee) your participation would allow us to help so many more animals (much like the one you might have adopted). As a monthly donor, you’ll…

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How YOU Can Help Our Furry Friends This Holiday Season…WE Need YOU!

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Not every pet is as fortunate as yours is – to be warm, safe, and fed this holiday season and year round. Our shelter is working to change this by acting nationally—and YOU can help by giving locally…. With the holiday’s right around the corner, we’ve got a lot to be grateful for. We get to help so many incredible organizations expand their impact and change the world for the animals—it’s a pretty exciting thing to be a part of!  Every day, thousands of unwanted dogs and cats across the U.S. are abandoned. Left on the streets or in overcrowded shelters, most…

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