Author Archives: Becky Tegze

Friday Needs You!

Updated posting as of August 13, 2017: DONATE NOW TO HELP FRIDAY! Thanks to you, your generous donation is helping Friday, the cat, heal from an acute strain of pneumonia. He spent about a week at Flannery Animal Hospital in … Continue reading

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How To Save A Life

Written by: Cindy O’Brien, Barn Manager  In the rescue world, you never know when you will get a call that will change an animal’s world forever. In Sept 2015, Pet’s Alive received a call from a concerned citizen, about an … Continue reading

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Will, the puppy

An update as of Tuesday, April 11, 2017 Will’s adopters just sent a message about Will – he’s doing fantastic! “Will wants to let everyone know he’s doing amazing and can’t thank you enough for all the love and support … Continue reading

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Thank you

Dear Friends, Adopters, Volunteers and Supporters, During this time of year in between all the running around and rushing from one party to another, we also take time to reflect on the importance of friends and family.  For most of … Continue reading

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Dear Santa

Dear Santa, My name is Cam and Ms. Becky is helping me write this letter to you.  I’ve lived here at Pets Alive for over 10 years and I’m not sure if you know where to find me. Just to … Continue reading

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Seconds From Death

Written by: Becky Tegze, Executive Director  The right place. The right time. The right vet (thank you Dr. Joe!). The end of what we can only imagine was a long, hard and painful journey.  Just like Sacagawea endured many hardships … Continue reading

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Lending a Helping Paw

Written by Becky Lyn Tegze, Executive Director As rescuers, every day we encounter situations that push our limits as human beings. Some days, our hearts break, we cry as if they were our own, and we rescue. Other days, our … Continue reading

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Joey One Year Later

We are celebrating the one-year anniversary of a special soul that came into our lives at Pets Alive under very challenging circumstances. In the world of rescue, our entire day can change in an instant by one phone call. That … Continue reading

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Diamonds in the Rough

Written by Becky Lyn Tegze, Acting Executive Director Diamonds in the Rough:  One having exceptional qualities or potential but lacking refinement or polish.  Oatmeal, Simone, Willow, Sandy, Mamma Bright Eyes, Fuzzball, Almond, Abby, Isis, Sandy and Elektra are just that:  … Continue reading

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1,825 Days and Nights

1,825 days and nights — with no shelter, nothing soft to rest his head on, nothing to keep him warm on bitter cold nights, nothing to keep him dry in the pouring and driving rain, nothing to shade him from … Continue reading

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