Posts tagged animals

Community Pet Food Bank seeks donations

   October 9, 2014 4:00 am    0

The Erie Animal Network/A.N.N.A. Shelter Community Pet Food Bank serves people in need of help feeding their pets due to a temporary financial setback. The food bank is currently in desperate need of donations for this program, which helps keep more pets in their homes, and reduces owner surrender and animal abandonment. If you are able to help,…

 

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Orphan Angels to hold used book sale this week

   October 7, 2014 4:00 am    0

Find hundreds of used books in every genre at Orphan Angels Cat Sanctuary’s used book sale today, Wednesday and Thursday, 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., in the social hall at Lake Shore Fire Dept., 5310 West Lake Road.  All proceeds will benefit the shelter’s Phoenix fund for cats with special medical needs. For more information, visit http://orphanangels.weebly.com.

 

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Fun ways to help animal rescue groups this weekend

   October 3, 2014 10:25 am    0

This weekend offers multiple opportunities to help Erie-area animal rescue groups — and have fun at the same time. Start the weekend with a 3-mile charity walk for the Erie Animal Network’s Community Cat Fund on Saturday at 9 a.m. The Community Cat Fund pays for spays, neuters, vaccinations, shelters and food for stray cats in…

 

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Orphan Angels seeking hair stylists for Sunday event

   September 30, 2014 12:41 pm    0

A Fall Hair Cut A Thon on Sunday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at  Classic Image Salon, 9125 Ridge Road, Girard, will benefit Orphan Angels Cat Sanctuary, a no-kill cat and kitten rescue organization. Haircuts will be given in exchange for a donation to Orphan Angels. If you are a licensed Pennsylvania hair stylist who is willing to to…

 

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Volunteers needed for Audubon’s Enchanted Forest

   September 25, 2014 9:47 am    0

Audubon Center & Sanctuary, 1600 Riverside Road, in Jamestown, N.Y., is seeking a few people to help out at its upcoming Enchanted Forest event on Oct. 3 and 4. Volunteers are needed for both evenings to help with guiding groups of visitors around the trail, kids crafts and cleanup. The program is a family-friendly, educational Halloween…

 

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Orphan Angels seeks volunteer stylists for cutathon

   September 19, 2014 9:41 am    0

Orphan Angels Cat Sanctuary is seeking a few licensed hair stylists to cut at a hair cutathon fundraiser for the shelter. The cutathon will take place at Classic Image Salon, 9125 West Ridge Road, Girard, on Sunday, Oct. 5, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. If you are willing to help out at this event, or need more information, please…

 

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Sorters needed to help prep for book sale

   September 17, 2014 10:10 am    0

Orphan Angels Cat Sanctuary will hold a used book sale to benefit its Phoenix Fund for severely ill cats on Oct. 4 and 5, in the shelter’s parking lot at 5439 West Lake Road. The group is looking for a few volunteers to help sort the books prior to the sale. Sorting will be outside, for…

 

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Volunteers sought to help ready dog adoption center

   September 11, 2014 4:00 am    0

Construction is almost complete on Because You Care’s new dog adoption center at 6041 West St., McKean (immediately off the McKean exit of I-79).  Volunteers are needed to clean it to get it ready for the future canine residents. Work will include cleaning up sawdust from the walls and floors, washing windows inside and out, and painting…

 

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Volunteers sought for rummage sale at Orphan Angels

   September 4, 2014 9:51 am    0

Orphan Angels Cat Sanctuary,  5439 West Lake Road, is holding a rummage sale at the shelter on Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, noon to 4 p.m., and is seeking volunteers to help. Volunteers are needed to help set up items on tables on Friday afternoon/evening, to help sell on Saturday and Sunday during…

 

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Volunteers needed to help at BYC Walk for Small Animals

   September 3, 2014 12:05 pm    0

Because You Care’s 19th annual Walk for Small Animals is set for Sunday, from 1 to 3 p.m., at Liberty Park on Erie’s Bayfront. The animal rescue group is seeking volunteers to assist with setup starting at 11 a.m.; registration (from noon to 1 p.m.);  serving plates of food from 2 to 3 p.m.;  packing…

 

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