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Charity Event Set to Help Pet Group Facing Foreclosure

Charity Event Set to Help Pet Group Facing Foreclosure

Henderson Restaurant Supply will partner with Adopt a Rescue Pet (ARP) on a silent auction and raffle fundraiser at 6 p.m. on April 28 at Tommy Rocker’s Mojave Beach Bar & Grill, 4275 Dean Martin Dr.

ARP has a $70,000 balloon payment due May 1, and proceeds from the event will assist in meeting the $70,000 obligation. Closure of the sanctuary would be disastrous to the approximately 300 pets in the ARP program that would be immediately displaced and may face euthanasia if not re-homed, not to mention pets that need placement in the future that might have nowhere to go. Any funds raised over and above the necessary $70,000 will be allocated to veterinary care for animals entering into ARP programs or awaiting medical sterilization prior to adoption.

Event organizers are seeking donated auction/raffle items for the event through April 26, including gift baskets, gift/product certificates and services.

Pet-A-Palooza Returns Saturday

Pet-A-Palooza Returns Saturday

The 12th Annual Pet-A-Palooza festival in support of animals in need returns Saturday near Sam Boyd Stadium.

The event runs from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and takes place at Star Nursery Fields at Sam Boyd Stadium, 7000 Russell Rd.

Admission is an $8 donation for adults and is free to children 3 and under, day of/at the door only - advance tickets will not be available for purchase. Parking is $7 per vehicle.

Attendees can receive $2 off the admission price with a donation of pet canned food item at the gate. Additionally, a portion of every ticket sold will benefit one of the 40 non-profit Animal Rescue groups onsite for the event to help feed Las Vegas' hungry animals.

Those Left Behind Foundation Vaccination Clinic is offering free vaccinations at Pet-a-Palooza. Animals must be eight weeks old and not older than 10 years.

Headline entertainment includes artists Train, American Idol’s David Cook, Andy Grammer and FeFe Dobson.

Golden Retriever Rescue Hosts Spring Fling and Flea Market

Golden Retriever Rescue Hosts Spring Fling and Flea Market

Join Us For Golden Retriever Rescue’s

SPRING FLING & “I’ve-Got-No-Fleas-On-Me!” FLEA MARKET

SATURDAY, APRIL 30 & SUNDAY, MAY 1

10 AM - 3 PM

 

Clothing*Toys*Household Items*Furniture*Re-Gifts*Appliances*Electronics* -- we’ve got it all!

Siena Town Center Mall

10170 W. Tropicana (W. Tropicana and Hualapi)

Dogs welcome to shop too!

Local Pet Rescue Group Faces Foreclosure

Local Pet Rescue Group Faces Foreclosure

One of Nevada's largest animal rescue shelters might have to close if it cannot raise sufficient money to avoid foreclosure on its Amargosa Valley dog sanctuary.

Adopt A Rescue Pet (ARP) has less than 45 days to raise $70,000 to pay off the pending balloon payment for its five-acre dog sanctuary in Amargosa Valley. Private foundation grant funding was to have provided the money in January, but when the foundation suddenly went defunct, the non-profit pet rescue organization found itself in trouble.

"We are deeply concerned about the future of pets in the Las Vegas area if we are not able to secure the funding necessary to keep our doors open," ARP Founder Elizabeth Rubin said.

Last Chance Golden Retriever Rescue Flea Market Drop Off

Last Chance Golden Retriever Rescue Flea Market Drop Off

This is the last weekend to drop off those items from your clean closets and your spotless garage. 

 

Join GRRSN

Saturday April 16

and 

Sunday April 17

11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

 

at Siena Town Center Mall

10170 W. Tropicana (W. Tropicana and Hualapi).

 

Flea Market details to follow

Free Dog Behavior Class at Desert Breeze Dog Park!

Free Dog Behavior Class at Desert Breeze Dog Park!

Do you wish your canine companion was a bit better behaved? If so, come out to Desert Breeze Dog Park for a free class! The Vegas Valley Dog Obedience Club is hosting a class on how to communicate with your pooch on June 18th from 1pm to 2pm. So take advantage of these free classes and turn Fido into a model canine citizen! Desert Breeze Dog Park is located at 8275 Spring Mountain Road.

SPRING FLING & “I've-Got-No-Fleas-On-Me!” Flea Market

SPRING FLING & “I've-Got-No-Fleas-On-Me!” Flea Market

Save The Date For Golden Retriever Rescue Southern Nevada 1st Annual

SPRING FLING & "I've-Got-No-Fleas-On-Me!" FLEA MARKET  

SATURDAY, APRIL 30 & SUNDAY, MAY 1

Donations are being accepted.  PLEASE drop off your treasures at our second drop off dates:

March 12 & 13 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

CHARLESTON WEST MINI STORAGE* 8470 W. CHARLESTON BLVD*89117 *UNIT 4007

Volunteers will be on hand to help you with your donations.

 APRIL DROP OFF DATES TO FOLLOW........