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  • Morning Star Ink in Athabasca is collecting donations for SCARS until Dec. 24November 28, 2016 - 7:13 pm

    SCARS has a display and is collecting donations until Christmas eve at Morning Star Ink at 4803A – 50 Street in Athabasca. If you live in the area and want to help SCARS, please stop by with your donation during their regular business hours. To see what items we need, visit our Wish List.

  • Millcreek Nursery 7th Annual Fall FestivalNovember 23, 2016 - 6:43 pm

    Thank you to the Millcreek Nursery for supporting SCARS! They held their 7th annual fall festival on Saturday, September 10, 2016. The event included apple tasting, kids crafts, vendors and entertainment (in the Greenhouse), hot dogs, bake sale & silent auction. The event raised $1,300 for SCARS and an equal amount went to the Shiloh […]

  • Thank you to Hole’s GreenhousesNovember 20, 2016 - 2:43 pm

    We are so grateful for the ongoing support of  Holes Greenhouses. This time they donated square straw bales for use in the dog shelters at our intake facility near Edmonton. Straw was hard to come by this season with the wet fields and early frost, so this donation is MUCH needed and appreciated. The dogs […]

  • 2016 Ruthford Manor Haunt for SCARSNovember 20, 2016 - 1:43 pm

    Thank you to the organizers of the Rutherford Manor Haunt for supporting SCARS and the Edmonton Food Bank with their annual “haunted house” from Oct. 27 to 31, 2016. They raised $3,022 for SCARS as well as supply donations (pet food and other necessities) in support of our foster program. We are grateful to Thérèse […]

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November 27, 2016dodger-1

Hi, SCARS! We adopted Dodger on October 31, 2015 after reading his profile online. Our first meeting was at Sadie’s K9 Stay and Play and we were instantly hooked (it was the butt wiggle)! In the beginning (and middle), Dodger was very timid around men; …

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