My name is Roxy and, although I am not your typical rescue, my story is one worth sharing. As you can tell from my picture, I am a purebred German Shepherd. I was purchased as a puppy from a backyard breeder. Early in my young life, it became apparent
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SCARS is looking for two sets of rolling stainless steel kennels with two large spaces on the bottom and three smaller kennels spaces on top - similar to the picture. We would be more than glad to accept used units in good condition or funds donated towards the purchase
Feb. 16/17: Muskwa’s Rescue Story (warning: details and photos are graphic). SCARS received a call about a dog that showed up at a rural home in terrible pain and misery. Our volunteer arrived to see a dog desperately rubbing his head along the ground. He would stop and shake
This is a learning workshop for people who are planning to adopt, but who have little-to-no experience with dogs. We will discuss many of the basic issues, challenges and joys that dog owners face. Experienced SCARS volunteers will be on hand to answer your questions. If you are planning
Hi there SCARS! We are the people who adopted Jerry last June and brought him home on the 8th – Jerry is the brother of Kenny, who was adopted by Gord and Joanne Hearn. When we took Jerry into our vet shortly after we brought him home last June,
Thank you to Jaidyn who attends Bessie Nichols School in Edmonton. She made this awesome poster for a February 13-17 donation drive for SCARS. We are so touched by the amazing support of children like Jaidyn. Her thoughtfulness is inspiring!
February 13 update: My surgery was successful and now I’m ready to move to a SCARS foster home! February 8, 2017 – You see my bloody leg? It’s dramatic and ugly but it’s not the worst of my injuries by a long shot. I was run over by a
Please join us in thanking the Silent River’s Kung Fu Benevolent Foundation. SCARS Volunteer, Amanda Foster, gave a short presentation about SCARS and accepted a donation of $3,000 at their annual banquet in late January. The Foundation has been extremely generous to SCARS over many years. Every year they
Hi SCARS. Well Kenny has been with us since June. He turns a year old this month. We picked the 15th as his birthday. Like all puppies he has had his challenges but what a little gem. Our old dog, the wonderful Nemo, passed in March. Kenny is not
Hi SCARS, We wanted to share the sad news about the passing of our sweet and gentle, George, who was a SCARS dog. Our George made our lives better and was loved by all who met him. We worked very hard with the vets at Guardian when he became