Author Archives: Becky Tegze

Paying It Forward: 5 Million Steps for Pets Alive

By Joyce Washnik, Pets Alive Volunteer A spontaneous camping trip last June planted a seed in Courtney Black’s head: What else could she do to put this sense of adventure to the test? Her “aha” moment came when her thoughts … Continue reading

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Love and Trust… 11 years and counting

We first met Cam 11 years ago and we instantly knew what a special boy he was. We just didn’t know how very special he was and how he would touch the lives so deeply of so many.  When we … Continue reading

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Frozen Pups Get Second Chance

12 degrees. No blanket. No food. No water – unless a frozen block of ice counts. Just a thin plywood box for protection from the howling wind. For a day? For a week? For a month? For years? How long … 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, Hard to believe almost a whole year has gone by since I last wrote you! First off, I want to thank you again for sending me a new basketball! How did you know that is my favorite toy? … Continue reading

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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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