Monthly Archives: December 2016

Cashmere and Sugar Plum

These two pups represent a sad, but very typical winter rescue scenario. They were cold, hungry, alone and frightened when they were found in a rural community and transferred to our care. but it didn’t take long for them to feel safe and happy again. One of our greatest

Cashmere and Sugar Plum 2017-03-20T14:27:45-06:00

Laila (formerly Laika)

Hello SCARS! We just wanted to pass on a “Happy Holidays” from Laila (formerly Laika). Our little tripod is an absolute champ! It took her some time to learn how to keep up with our resident female, Ellie (also from SCARS), and she did have a small infection develop

Laila (formerly Laika) 2017-03-20T13:00:19-06:00


December 2016  –  I would like to share my SCARS story. A couple of years ago on Family Day my best fur buddy became very sick with necrotizing pancreatitis. After a week of critical care and no response to treatment, I had to make a very painful decision to

Shyley 2017-03-20T16:25:12-06:00

Luna (formerly Hunter)

Hi SCARS. I thought I would send a picture of Luna (formerly Hunter). We have had Luna in our home for just over a month. She is an amazing little girl. We are so in love with her. What a social butterfly she is turning into. She absolutely loves

Luna (formerly Hunter) 2017-03-20T16:25:16-06:00

Angel’s owner abandoned her

RIP August 2017 – Angel was a special soul. She has now passed over the rainbow bridge, but this is not going to be a sad story. This is about how she lived and how she was just grateful to be alive, be fed, and be loved. Lets start

Angel’s owner abandoned her 2017-08-10T18:54:07-06:00

Thank you to staff and management at Champion Petfoods

Thank you to the staff at Champion Petfoods for sponsoring Gilbert, a SCARS sanctuary dog. As many companies do, Champion employees hold an annual gift exchange during December. But this year, rather than buying each other small gifts they decided to pool their dollars and donate to SCARS. When

Thank you to staff and management at Champion Petfoods 2017-12-26T13:28:50-07:00

Charlie (formerly Crystal)

Hello SCARS! We adopted Charlie (formerly Crystal) about a year ago right before Christmas. And let me tell you, we are so very happy that we did. This sweet girl has been nothing but loving and social since the very first day we went to meet her. She loves

Charlie (formerly Crystal) 2017-03-20T13:05:06-06:00

Si has liver shunts

Dec. 17/16 – I’m just a young guy about one and a half years old. I’m missing an eye that had been removed before I came to SCARS. Since I can’t tell them the story, what happened there remains a secret. When my rescuer picked me up she thought I had

Si has liver shunts 2017-03-20T14:58:10-06:00

Rigby needed us for a second time

Rigby is one of the group of animals this winter who needed urgent surgery and is part of our winter campaign to raise emergency funds. SCARS got a call from the City of Edmonton Animal Care and Control (ACAC) on the afternoon of Saturday, December 10. A sick cat

Rigby needed us for a second time 2017-03-20T15:00:37-06:00