In rescue, there are days that you can celebrate successes. There are days where you cry. There are days where you see something that you’ll never be able to unsee. August 8th, 2019 was one of those days. If you haven’t met the two women that are in
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Grab a tissue before you read about this lovely 6 month old malamute named Cookie, because his story is a sad one. Cookie was found near a northern Alberta store by a couple who tried to help but didn’t know what to do. They could see Cookie was
To the untrained eye, I might appear to be an ordinary kitten but I'm actually a super hero. They call me Bat Girl and you won’t believe what happened to me the other day. I was out performing my duties as a champion of the universe, when suddenly the tables were
Meet Brownie! This sweet girl has needed help from SCARS twice recently. Brownie gave birth to puppies this spring. Worried that they'd freeze, her family called SCARS to help re-winterize her dog house and get her some quality food to help her with nursing her pups.
Hello world, I’m Smarty and I have quite a story to tell but it probably isn’t the one you expect. I was an original member of the SCARS pack back in 2009. I was adopted out to a lovely home and lived there for nearly 10 years. I
SCARS’ newest tri-pod wasn’t going to let an injury hold him back. Brucie came from a rural pound in northern Alberta. Animal control was concerned about one of his front legs. He was not using it and it was covered in sores. Brucie was picked up and went
I have quite the "tail" to tell, but since I can’t talk my rescuer will share my story…. You see, a routine trip was made to pick up pets at one of scars' partner pounds. But in an attempt to make good time a short cut was devised/attempted and
The last ten days have been a whirlwind. Little did I know when 2 nice ladies showed up at the pound I had been dumped at, that they were the difference between life and death for me. Mocha Truffle here and just like my name I am a super
Hi everyone, I am Viola and I have quite a story to tell; get comfy, grab a beverage, and read my story. You may be wondering why I have such an unusual name; I am named after Viola Desmond, strong willed and determined Viola challenged racial segregation in the
The strength and resilience of animals at times leaves you speechless. Bain's story is nothing short of a miracle, yet how it started is nothing short of horrific. SCARS received a call from St. Paul bylaw. They had found a young cat, not even 6 months old. He