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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

Roxy 2017-03-20T13:57:21-06:00

Muskwa suffered severe frostbite

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

Muskwa suffered severe frostbite 2017-11-09T21:24:37-07:00


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,

Jerry 2017-03-20T16:23:55-06:00

Silent River Benevolent Foundation 2017 Donation to SCARS

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

Silent River Benevolent Foundation 2017 Donation to SCARS 2017-02-07T07:23:36-07:00


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

Kenny 2017-02-28T16:30:12-07:00

George RIP

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

George RIP 2017-03-20T11:54:48-06:00