Author Archives: Mary Ann Bopp

Caboodle needs your help

When Caboodle went for a ride on Easter Sunday, he figured he was going someplace fun with the family to celebrate the day. Little did he know, he was being returned to Pets Alive after living in a household for … Continue reading

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BREAKING! Double your impact with our matching gift opportunity

You have the opportunity to make miracles happen! For a limited time, supporters like you have the opportunity to have twice the impact when you make a gift to the animals in our Fund the Shelters Challenge*, a month-long online … Continue reading

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We need your help! Fund The Shelter Challenge launches

Jack, Lonestar and Tom the Tabby are three of the nearly 250 animals currently living at Pets Alive. Jack and his mate, Jill, both stray dogs, were rescued as they were running down a country road. They are both friendly … Continue reading

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URGENT: 15 dogs rushed to Pets Alive now need you!

Racing against time, we worked diligently with one of our transport partners, Brother Wolf Animal Rescue in Asheville, NC, who transported dozens of animals from an animal shelter in Tennessee. The shelter’s Director was arrested on charges of animal cruelty … Continue reading

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Holiday magic. Theo finds happiness after 6 years.

A warm and cozy bed. A yard to run around in and play. Endless hugs. That’s how Theo will spend New Year’s Eve. But it wasn’t always that way. Theo, a yellow shepherd, arrived at Pets Alive from a shelter … Continue reading

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Special $250,000 Matching Gift Opportunity!

Today is #GivingTuesday, a day of global giving! It is an opportunity to show kindness to causes you cherish. Our goal is to raise at least $10,000 today to help animals in need and we invite you to join us … Continue reading

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Gracie said goodbye today

Gracie loved to go on hikes with her favorite volunteers, whether it was meandering through our dog trails or on a hike in the mountains. She loved to play, chasing a ball and jumping through the air playing catch. Gracie … Continue reading

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BREAKING: Gracie is fighting for her life!

An update as of October 13, 2018 Earlier today, Gracie said goodbye and crossed the Rainbow Bridge. You can read about what happened on our blog posting here. Thank you so very much for your support. She will be missed … Continue reading

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URGENT: Jack and Jill need you!

Jack and Jill ran up the hill…an old nursery rhyme many of us remember as a kid. But earlier this week, Jack and Jill, two dogs, were running for their life – tethered together with an old, frayed leash that … Continue reading

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BREAKING! Hurricane Florence dogs coming to Pets Alive

As devastating Hurricane Florence continues on a path to slam into the southeastern states, Pets Alive staff and volunteers have been working around the clock and preparing to take in dogs from the hurricane evacuation zone. Brother Wolf Animal Rescue … Continue reading

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