Posts tagged animals

Erie cat shelter seeks donations of used books

By | April 21, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Orphan Angels Cat Sanctuary, 5439 West Lake Road, is accepting donations of gently used books for a book sale to be held in May. The sale, scheduled for May 17 and 18, at the shelter, will benefit a cat named Phoenix who needs a liver shunt. Books can be dropped off at the shelter on… View Article

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‘Pet Aid’ to raise funds for A.N.N.A. Shelter

By | April 18, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Pet Aid, a benefit for Erie animal rescue agency the A.N.N.A. Shelter, is set for Saturday, from 3 to 8 p.m., at the Saga Club, 3828 Washington Ave. The music lineup includes Michael Wayne at 3 p.m., Midnite Voodoo at 4:15 p.m., Flight at 5:30 p.m., and Rock of Ages at 6:45 p.m. There’ll also be… View Article

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Horse rescue group needs help with spring cleanup

By | April 11, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Bright Futures Farm in Cochranton is a nonprofit horse rescue center that depends on donations, grants and sponsorships to provide care, rehabilitation and training for horses that have been neglected or abused, and find them new adoptive homes. On April 26, from noon to 4 p.m., Bright Futures Farm will celebrate the American Society  for… View Article

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Create a pottery item, benefit cat shelter this weekend

By | March 28, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Looking for something to do this weekend? Head over to Claytopia, 2503 W. 15th St., to paint a cat or dog bisque piece or a cat or dog bowl, and — through Monday, the last day of the month — Claytopia will donate 10 percent of your purchase to Orphan Angels Cat Sanctuary. Claytopia is… View Article

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A.N.N.A. Shelter seeks donations, volunteers for rummage sale

By | March 24, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Erie’s A.N.N.A. Shelter animal welfare organization will hold its annual rummage sale on April 12, at Fairview Presbyterian Church, 4264 Avonia Road in Fairview, and needs both donations of items to sell and volunteers to help organize the items and sell them. If you have items to donate or you are able to volunteeer at the event,… View Article

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Get ready for spring today with a new haircut or a tan

By | March 23, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

It’s time to start looking your best for spring — and you can help a local cat shelter at the same time! Head to Classic Image Salon, 9125 Ridge Road, in Girard, today, between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m., to get your hair cut or a session in the tanning booth in exchange for a donation… View Article

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Learn about volunteer opportunities transporting rescue animals

By | March 21, 2014 11:34 am | 0 Comments

 

Erie Animal Transporters, a group of volunteers who help move rescued pets, like Manny the pug, pictured, from high-kill shelters in other parts of the country to shelters where they will have a chance at adoption, is holding information sessions for potential volunteers today, from 5 to 8 p.m., and Sunday, from 1 to 5… View Article

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Haircuts, tans to benefit cat shelter on Sunday

By | March 19, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Have you been thinking about freshening up your hairstyle for spring, or getting started on your summer tan? You can do both on Sunday and help the cats and kittens at Orphan Angels Cat Sanctuary. Stop by Classic Image Salon,  9125 Ridge Road, in Girard, on Sunday, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., and get… View Article

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Animal rescue group schedules Saturday volunteer training

By | March 12, 2014 12:17 am | 0 Comments

 

Calling all cat lovers who are looking for a new opportunity to help felines in need. Because You Care will hold a volunteer training class on Saturday, at noon, at its new adoption center in McKean for volunteers interested in helping at the cat center. Volunteers are needed for every day of the week, for… View Article

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Frozen food sales to benefit animal rescue group

By | March 5, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Local animal rescue organization Because You Care is partnering with Schwan’s for an online fundraising campaign. Just order from Schwan’s selection of meats, meals, desserts and more via BYC’s online campaign between now and April 17, and Schwan’s will donate 20 to 40 percent of all orders to BYC.  After April 17, through the end… View Article

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