What a month to be thankful for - a big grant, a wheelchair for Kennedy, a productive Fall Vol Day and, most of all, more adoptions!
What can we say? Saturday's Spring Vol Day was nothing short of perfect! The weather was beyond beautiful, the food was fantastic, and the teamwork was beyond amazing.
We had a last-minute/unplanned “vol day” this morning. About half of Team Russell showed up to take all of the dogs out for a little while to eat and do their business before tucking them back into their warm crates (on fresh blankets) indoors.
November simply blew us away and gave a whole new meaning to the word “Thanksgiving” for us. We have never, in our history, had such an incredible month of donations, volunteer help and support, locally and across the country and globe.
The volunteers had barely recovered from June's fundraisers when July arrived and it was time to do it again with another Vol Day and fundraiser.
By now, you’ve read about and seen the photos from our Fall Vol Day last Saturday. Donna was blown away from the turnout and commitment of so many to help her with the dogs. There were a couple of years after Jimmy passed that it was just her and another friend/volunteer or two wrapping kennels. Suffice it to say, it took forever – and there wasn’t anyone around to walk and spend time with dogs. She wanted to thank everyone personally. Here goes ..
Join us for our fall volunteer day! We will be cleaning and weatherproofing…
Mama Donna doesn't have time to go online and do much, but she…