Tag: pets

Therapy Dog presentation

Therapy dog handler Jeremy Brown and two therapy dogs; Brown will speak at MountainView East Ballroom November 17, courtesy of the SaddleBrooke Dog Park Association. The talk is free and open to all.

Diane Aaron When visiting a hospital or nursing home it’s not uncommon to see a therapy dog and their partner, but have you ever found yourself wondering what it would take for your dog to become a therapy dog? Now you can discover exactly how at the SaddleBrooke Dog Park Association’s next free seminar which…

Dog Park Paw Parade It’s Howl-O-Ween

Diane Aaron It’s going to be a howling good time for the SaddleBrooke Dog Park’s fur-ever friends at the annual Howl-o-Ween Paw Parade on Halloween. There will be no tricks, but lots of fun when the SaddleBrooke dogs parade in their adorable costumes. The event will be in the large dog side, beginning at 3:00…

SaddleBrooke Pet Rescue Network

Check our new Pet Rescue Boutique at the “I Don’t Want It” Sale Our Pima Animal Care Center volunteers – Wags & Walkers – are long time participants at the sale. But this year they have a special space to highlight fashion items like jewelry, scarves, purses and lovely sterling silver pieces. Check out the…

Regift for good! Rehome unwanted gifts

Leslie Rocco Got unwanted gifts that need a good home? Give them a second chance at love and help Tucson’s homeless pets! SaddleBrooke Pet Rescue Network seeks raffle items for upcoming events to raise money for homeless pets’ vet bills. Sporting goods, gift cards, costume jewelry, clothing accessories, household goods—you may not want it but…

Three ways pups can improve seniors’ health

(Family Features) Furry friends can play a significant role in pet owners’ lives. The old saying goes, “dogs are man’s best friend,” and research shows they may be more than that. In fact, they just might be the key to keeping seniors active. According to a study conducted by the University of Lincoln and Glasgow…

SaddleBrooke Pet Rescue Network

Leslie Rocco Patsy’s mom didn’t plan for her future, so when she went to a personal care home, Patsy went to rescue. She’s 11 pounds of sweetness and 12 years young. Patsy is healthy, and chihuahuas are known for their long lifespans. You only need to look into her eyes to know she’s a good…

SaddleBrooke Pet Rescue Network

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Payoff vet debt campaign raised 30k in 30 days Thanks to generous SaddleBrooke pet lovers, the SaddleBrooke Pet Rescue Network offered a $15,000 $1 “fur” $1 match if Tucson residents would donate the same. We had great media coverage in both television and newspaper but social media was the big winner. And when donations started…

Pet Rescue Group collects for “I Don’t Want It” sale

Donations are being collected now for the October “I Don’t Want It” sale! It’s the perfect opportunity to clear the clutter and pass along unused items. Turn gently used household items, pet products and small furniture into lifesaving donations for homeless pets. All proceeds benefit Pima County Animal Care Center (PACC), Tucson’s largest shelter who…