Monthly Archives: October 2017

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 Clyde2017-12-28T13:28:57-07:00

Bhaloo (formerly Muskwa) RIP

We just wanted to let you know that Bhaloo (formerly Muskwa... read his rescue story here) passed away peacefully on July 14, 2017. After switching from Westlock vet in early April (where he was diagnosed with an autoimmune disease and started on a high dose of prednisone), we began

Bhaloo (formerly Muskwa) RIP2017-12-05T14:35:12-07:00


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



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


Rosie (formerly Oreo)

Hi SCARS, we want to thank you from the bottom of our hearts for our dog Rosie (formerly Oreo). She has brought so much love into our lives that we couldn’t imagine it without our little sidekick. We have yet to tell her she is adopted, as she sincerely

Rosie (formerly Oreo)2017-10-19T19:01:00-06:00


Hi SCARS. Thank you so much for our dog Clyde who was originally one of the Pokémon puppies. He is our long legged furry love. We have had him for over a year now and he is the best addition to our family. He loves to run, play, and


Paisley (previously Smiley)

Hi SCARS, I just wanted to send update on Paisley (previously Smiley) adopted from SCARS in June. She's filled out quite a bit (>10 lbs!) and is adapting well to being an inside dog. She probably thinks her basement secondary den is "outside." Thanks again for your wonderful work

Paisley (previously Smiley)2017-10-16T07:15:08-06:00

EIA Employee Dog Park Day

Thank you to the Edmonton Airport Authority for raising funds for SCARS on their September 22 Employee Dog Park Day! EIA employees donate $400 and it was matched by EIA management and another group of individuals at the airport for a total of $1,200! EIA plans to make this

EIA Employee Dog Park Day2017-10-09T18:12:46-06:00

PETraits… A Pet Portraits Fundraiser for SCARS (October 1 to November 30)

Thank you to artist, Justina Smith, for offering this amazing fundraiser for SCARS. She says, "It costs money to run an animal rescue shelter, and the more animals that are rescued, the more funds are needed to pay for accommodation for the rescued animals, gas to transport the animals,

PETraits… A Pet Portraits Fundraiser for SCARS (October 1 to November 30)2017-10-01T15:33:14-06:00