Santa Paws Photos

  Get a picture of your pet! Save the date and join us the first Saturday in December for photos with the jolly guy in the bright red suit. Saturday, December 2, 2017 11am – 3 pm COST: Minimum donation of $5 includes 2 4×6 prints* which can be picked up at the shelter roughly… Read More »

Happy Tail: Buddy

We just wanted to say thank you. About a year ago I came into your shelter originally looking for a puppy. But they weren’t available. As I was about to leave one of your volunteers showed me the other dogs. None really stuck out, but one. A scrappy. Excited smelly mutt. His name was Buddy…. Read More »

Something awesome is happening!

We’re balancing the Shelter’s 2018 budget. Online Auction On NOW! The increase in minimum wage here in Washington has hit us hard. Thanks to a key donation, we made it through 2017 without cutting staff hours or services. Our Board has trimmed what little “fat” there was in our budget, and added fundraisers to the… Read More »

Holiday Happenings

Thanksgiving Safety Tips NOW! Our holiday cards are available on Dec 2 Santa Paws Pics at Dennis Company, 11-3.  MORE>> Dec 16 Holiday Bazaar at Chautauqua Lodge includes a gift drop for our shelter, including our Wish List.  MORE>>

Happy SAFE Thanksgiving

We all want our pets to be happy, and sometimes that means we offer scraps from the human table. It’s hard to not share with Fido and Fluffy when indulging ourselves! The infographics below highlight the greatest dangers of the food season. Don’t forget to stock up on pet treats to help YOU get through… Read More »

Santa Paws Photos Dec 2nd

Get a picture of your child –human or pet –with Santa! Save the date and join us the first Saturday in December for photos with the jolly guy in the bright red suit. Saturday, December 2, 2016 11am – 3 pm Dennis Company – Long Beach COST: Minimum donation of $5 includes 2 4×6 prints*… Read More »

How to Choose the Right Collar, Harness, or Halter

By Cati Foss, Arnicadia Dog Training I am often asked about what the best type of harness or collar is for a dog.  I also see a lot of people using certain types of collars or harnesses wrong – especially choke chains and prong collars!  The only difference in terminology for me is that I… Read More »

Featured Pets

Mr. Grey and Mystery are the best of buds and as beautiful as any cats can be. Mr. Grey is a regal grey kitty with slightly exotic look to his face and beautiful green eyes. Mystery is black as night and has gorgeous yellow eyes. The two kitties love to cuddle with one another and… Read More »

Captain of the Good Ship Kitty Litter for December, 2017

WOW! Nick and Magen Michaud are our December 2017 Captains of the Good Ship Kitty Litter AND they’ve pledged to man the ship EVERY December! Join our Sandbox Club by becoming a Captain (or co-Captain) of the Good Ship Kitty Litter!

Winners Of Our 2017 Raffle

$250 Dennis Gift Card – Vicki Bidema $500 Cash Donated By Crab Pot – Julie Grantham $750 Cash Donated By Breakers – Rebecca Karick Grand Prize $2000 Cash Tami Hall And our “Losers Can Be Winners” Raffle Dog Kennel Sponsor: Steven Cook Cat Kennel Sponsor Janie Careaga 1 Week Pet Boarding Brianna McGrew BIG THANKS… Read More »