Rescue stories

Bonnie and Clyde

Nuthin' going on here except two puppies recovering from canine parvo virus. Bonnie and Clyde were at the right place in time when Bonnie started showing signs of Parvo - lethargy, vomiting and diarrhea. Her rescuer got her to the vet right away because she knew that time is

Bonnie and Clyde 2017-11-01T07:29:08-06:00


Such a tiny guy……..Such a BIG problem. Hi everyone, my name is Stetson and if the saying is true that cats have 9 lives, I can guarantee you I have used up a few of them in my short time in this world. I am just a baby, probably

Stetson 2017-10-28T13:38:49-06:00


SCARS recently received a call from a kind man who, while outside getting things ready for winter, heard a kitten that was definitely in distress. He walked for a long distance through tall grass and eventually came upon this little kitten. She appeared to have a lot of swelling

Annabelle 2017-10-21T07:45:10-06:00

Maggie had broken toes

Meet Maggie. Late on Saturday, September 23, we got word of a small, thin puppy that had a "broken arm." Two young girls took the puppy in until she could be picked up by our volunteer. When Maggie attempted to walk, her right leg would spay out so she'd

Maggie had broken toes 2017-09-27T18:02:32-06:00


If you have adopted from SCARS, you know the contract says if you are unable to keep your pet you must return them to SCARS...... 6 weeks, 6 months, or 6 years after adoption we accept then back..... Once a SCARS Animal always a SCARS Animal. Leo here and

Leo 2017-09-21T19:15:33-06:00

Orphaned Kittens

By Kelly Ketchell, SCARS Foster Home Volunteer On August 30/17, SCARS received a phone call from the Westlock Veterinary Centre asking if they could help with four orphaned 10-day old kittens that had been found by some kids behind a grocery store. Such young kittens require round-the-clock care and

Orphaned Kittens 2017-09-18T19:13:14-06:00

Shadow had a broken femur

Woof Woof! It has been a tough summer for SCARS with injured animals needing help. I, for one, am grateful that they don’t say no and turn animals away. Their generosity saved my leg and quite possibly my life. My name is Shadow. I am just a couple of

Shadow had a broken femur 2017-09-01T08:11:21-06:00


August 2017 marks seven years since Maliha joined the SCARS family. If she could talk, she would tell you how grateful she is for the thousands of animals SCARS has been able to help over the years with your support. Her journey has never been easy, but we know

Maliha 2017-08-27T20:50:40-06:00