A Furry Furry Night 2017: A Howling Success!

Thank You!

AnimalSave and the Friends of AnimalSave Committee would like to thank everyone involved in making its A Furry, Furry Night dinner and auction a fabulously successful event that brought in $30,000.  Proceeds from this event will enable AnimalSave to continue to provide services that transform the lives of cats and dogs in our community.  

Thank you to all the volunteers who donated hundreds of hours and enormous energy to A Furry, Furry Night.  Without your help, this success would not have been possible. 

Thank you to our generous sponsors who provided financial support and goodwill.

Great Grand Paws
Robert and Carol Hamilton
The Union

Grand Paws
Diana Bailey
Brunswick Veterinary Clinic
Carolyn Niehaus

Cat’s Meow
Leo & Gayle Granucci
LangeTwins Family Winery & Vineyards
Peters’ Drilling and Pump Service
SPD Markets

Tail Wagger
Dennis & Linda Burbridge
Caliber Collision
Larry & Judi Hirtzel
Lagunitas Brewing Company
Clare McDowell
Sims, Lawrence & Arruti

We are very grateful for the wonderful donations from so many of our local businesses that made the live and silent auctions so profitable.

A huge thanks to Gary Blum and Nick Fedoroff for serving as our masters of ceremonies and auctioneer and to Dream and The Dreamer.  Mark your calendar now for July 14, 2018!

And ... enjoy the slideshow! Photos by Skip Pollard.

On a Cold, Dark Night ...

On a Cold, Dark Night ...

On Monday, a dark and stormy Halloween night, a grandmother was driving home from a night of trick-or-treating with the grandchildren. At an intersection near her home she saw a pet carrier with a “free” sign attached. This is a common occurrence, leftovers from yard sales often appear for free on curbs. 

The next day as she drove by, she saw movement inside the carrier. Shocked and concerned, she stopped to investigate. She was appalled to discover that inside was a wet, cold and very distraught cat. The pet carrier had an inch of water inside and the sides were muddy from being outside in a rain storm overnight. 

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