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Letter from the President

From the President: March, 2017

Dear Friends: Advancing animal welfare and improving the lives of animals in the Southeast is the duty of our entire community. This community includes animal welfare advocates and supporters like you as well as the many animal welfare organizations in our area. Collaborations between these animal welfare organizations are key, especially considering our goals are all the same – to save animal lives. This year, we strived to lead these collaborations. Made possible by support from [...]

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Kelly needs your support - donate today, Thursday, May 25 before midnight, and your donation will be doubled to provide it to her. The doorbell rang, and when she got there, no one was at at [...]

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Adopt a Lake Buddy

All dogs 40 pounds and up are fee-waived from Monday, May 22 through Sunday, May 28 Memorial Day weekend is here. The cabin is booked and the beer is already chilling in the fridge. But something feels like it's [...]