Monthly Archives: February 2007

Puppy torturers get maximum sentence

From Rebecca Young, Care2 and ThePetitionSite team: It’s not easy to think about a puppy being killed — it’s almost too horrific for words. And too often the sentences for such crimes are weak and far too short. But there … Continue reading

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Cell phones & ink cartridges mean $$

Your old cell phones or inkjet cartridges can help Mid-Atlantic Great Dale Rescue League care for homeless Great Danes. The Phones 4 Charity recycles old cellular or PCS phones. Accessories and batteries also are accepted. Empties4cash will pay for any … Continue reading

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Rebate programs help feed fosters

Purina and Pedigree Dog Foods have rebate programs that compensate Mid-Atlantic Great Dane Rescue League in exchange for proof-of-purchase symbols. MAGDRL collects the weight circle symbols on Purina dog food bags and the proof-of-purchase symbols for Pedigree. For details on … Continue reading

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Donate old CDs, DVDs to MAGDRL

Mid-Atlantic Great Dane Rescue League raises money from your old music CDs and movie DVDs. Donate these items to: Nicole Russell, 11096 Whitstone Place, Reston, VA 20194. For details, call (610) 983-9445 or e-mail padedanerescue@aol.com.

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Phoenix Rescue Group seeks volunteers

The Phoenix Rescue Group (TPRG) is a 501(c)(3) charitable, animal rescue organization which focuses on rescuing animals from urgent situations. Assisting these animals includes paying for their veterinary expenses. TPRG is seeking volunteers to organize fundraisers, such as sub sales, … Continue reading

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Sponsors needed for “Compassion with Fashion”

Central Pennsylvania Animal Alliance is seeking sponsors for its fourth annual “Compassion with Fashion” fundraising event, which will be held Sunday, April 29, at the West Shore Country Club in Camp Hill, PA. The afternoon will include hors d’oeuvres, a … Continue reading

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PAWS seeks volunteers and warehouse space

PAWS, a local all-volunteer animal-welfare organization, is looking for dedicated volunteers who love animals in Dauphin County, as well as looking for office and warehouse space in the Greater Harrisburg region. PAWS needs immediate assistance with: – Promoting the spay/neuter … Continue reading

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HOPE program seeks volunteers

Central Pennsylvania Animal Alliance’s HOPE (Hounds of Prison Education) Program is need of a few helping hands. The program works in conjunction with the State Correctional Institution at Camp Hill to train and rehabilitate homeless dogs from its member rescues … Continue reading

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Lancaster County stockyard convicted of animal cruelty

From Farm Sanctuary: On Feb. 15, New Holland Sales Stable was convicted of animal cruelty in a Lancaster County (PA) courthouse for neglecting three disabled sheep. While this is the first such conviction, concerns about animal abuse have swirled around … Continue reading

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Many thanks

OK, this post isn’t really pet-related, but I just wanted to say thanks to all the people who helped me during the snow and ice storm. While trying to get home Wednesday evening, I hit an icy patch on the … Continue reading

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