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Restore Your Faith in Humanity - Animal Rescues 2014 -- Thursday March 6th, 2014
Check out this youtube video about amazing animal rescues. Restores your faith in humans...Click here!
Story of Rosie and Her Rescue by Gretchen of Almost Home -- Monday March 3rd, 2014
Heartwarming story of how little Rosie was rescued by Gretchen Price on Jan 14, 2014... she had been out in cold, rainy weather for days most likely. Click here to view!
Renee Campbell's "Snow Mageddon" -- Friday February 28th, 2014
A short story about one of our dedicated staff at Almost Home and her experience during our recent blizzard. She remained at the shelter during the storm to take care of our many animals. Job well done!!! Click here to view
Super Cat to the Rescue -- Monday February 17th, 2014
Got a small rodent problem? Super cat to the rescue. Free outdoor cats available. Click here!
Rescued & Retrained Pit Bull Saves Iraq Veteran's Life Video -- Saturday February 8th, 2014
Check out this youtube video about a Pit Bull that saves an Iraq Vet's life...Click here!
How to Find A Lost Dog -- Monday January 20th, 2014
Interesting article on how to find a lost dog. Click here to view
Dog Adoption Bible -- Wednesday January 15th, 2014
"Dog Adoption Bible - Before, During and After Rescuing A Dog" Click here!
Help for Itchy Pets -- Sunday December 22nd, 2013
An article about the causes of pet allergies and how to treat them. Click here to view article!
Dogs Last Will and Testament -- Sunday December 22nd, 2013
Before humans die, they write their last will and testament, give their home and all they have to those they leave behind. If, with my paws, I could do the same, this is what I'd ask...a moving dogs eye view of the best "Last Will and Testament" a dog could write if able to…. Click here to see article
Where Are The Pfeifer Dogs Now? -- Sunday December 22nd, 2013
Written by Flower vanKan... Click here to view
Humane Society/SPCA of Nelson County Awarded $10,000 Grant - Press Release -- Sunday December 22nd, 2013
Written by Bette Grahame... Click here to view
Story of 3-Legged Dog Lands $10K Grant for Nelson SPCA -- Sunday December 22nd, 2013
Read the story behind Almost Home's $10K Grant Click here!
Newsplex Report on Petco $10,00 Award to Nelson County SPCA -- Sunday December 22nd, 2013
View the Newsplex Video at Petco Click here!
Children's Books Make Great Christmas Gifts -- Monday November 11th, 2013
The Animal Welfare Institute has some great children's books for sale on line which would make GREAT Christmas Books for children. Check out the following books which our Almost Home President Bette Graham recommends: A. "Pablo Puppy's Search For The Perfect Person" - a story about a puppy and an older dog living in a shelter which educates children about the value of humane treatment towards animals. Price $4 B. "The Boy Who Loved All Living Things" - teaches young children that animals should be treated with compassion. C. "Kamie Cat's Terrible Night" - about the misadventures of a cat who gets lost and yearns to be home. Their website is: https://awionline.org/content/animal-welfare-publications
Humane Society/SPCA of Nelson County Fall/Winter 2013 Newsletter -- Monday November 11th, 2013
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NEVER Leave Your Dog in A Hot Car -- Wednesday September 4th, 2013
Check out this youtube video to see why you should NEVER leave your dog in a hot car...Click here!
Dog Rescued From HOT SUV -- Wednesday September 4th, 2013
Check out this youtube video about why you should adopt a black cat...Click here!
Bad Dog/Good Dog -- Thursday August 22nd, 2013
Video: A powerful Message Behind “Bad Dog/Good Dog” Commercial...Click here!
Why Supervising Dogs and Kids Doesn't Work -- Wednesday August 21st, 2013
Interesting article on the importance of supervising children around ALL dogs Click here to visit website!
Why Adopt An Older Dog -- Sunday August 11th, 2013
Great article on the advantages of adopting an older dog. Click here to see article
Cat Parenting Mistakes -- Saturday July 13th, 2013
Great advice for prospective and current cat owners. Thanks Melonie for forwarding this. Click here to see article
Nelson County SPCA Looking for Support for Medical Expenses -- Wednesday June 12th, 2013
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Nelson: Students At Rockfish River Elementary School Hold Animal Fun Run to Benefit SPCA. -- Friday June 7th, 2013
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Nelson County Animal Control Supervisor Article -- Saturday June 1st, 2013
A great article about Nelson County Animal Control’s new supervisor, Theressa Brooks, who is so important to helping the animals of Nelson County. Click here to see article
Feral Cat Den and Drop Trap Instructions -- Saturday June 1st, 2013
Want to build a Feral Cat Den and Drop Trap. Here are basic instructions for constructing and using the den and trap . Click here to see article