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Archive: September 2016

Bucky Books are here!

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Bucky Books Save money and save pets! What a win-win! Angel’s Wish is once again selling Bucky Books to help support our mission. Use just a couple coupons and it will have paid for itself! You can buy these at our Adoption Center during open hours, or buy your Bucky Book online through this link, […]

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Scentsy Fundraiser for Angel’s Wish

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Make your home smell great and help homeless pets, too with this online Scentsy fundraiser benefiting Angel’s Wish. Julie Schwartzlow is donating 100% of proceeds to us! Scentsy is a direct selling company and international leader in home and personal fragrance, offering stylish, innovative and customizable products designed to Warm the Heart, Enliven the Senses […]

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Buddy of Mine: Finanical and End-of-Life Assistance

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We recently heard about a local non-profit offering financial assistance and end-of-life support to area pet-owners. Buddy of Mine‘s mission is “to help pet parents in need to help their pets receive love, care and nutritional food to ensure a long and happy life as members of the family.” Services include: 0% interest loan assistance in […]

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New program helps homeless care for pets

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A program of the UW-Madison Veterinary School that provides health care for the pets of homeless people is not just tending the animals, its director says. Wisconsin Companion Animal Resources, Education, and Social Services (WisCARES) is an outreach partnership at the University of Wisconsin. It provides basic veterinary medical care, housing support and advocacy, and […]

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Happy Ending: Rusty (f/k/a Lady Marmalade)

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“We’ve changed her name to Rusty and she’s doing very well. Her introduction to the other cats in our household was unbelievably easy. She’s so laid back in the presence of other cats that she just walked past the other cats and nothing happened. Rusty enjoys our screened-in porch on the front of the house […]

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Featured Pet: The Adventures of Don Juan

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**DON JUAN HAS BEEN ADOPTED!!** Fade in; a handsome, young cat frolics in a sunny field of wild flowers with a beautiful little calico. They’re having fun doing what cats do. Nearby is a large ginger cat who is ready to take over. A battle ensues and this time the young Don Juan wins out. […]

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Featured Volunteer: Mary Ann Riggs

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Mary Ann and a friend saw a need and started their own nonprofit to help organizations like Angel’s Wish. It is called 2 Crazy Cat Ladies. Here is her description of what she does and why she does it: “Cathy and I, both cat lovers, met when we were both volunteering at a local shelter. […]

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Fitchburg Veterinary Pet Adoption Day and Dog Wash

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Have a dirty dog or a dog that needs a nail trim? Or looking for a new canine or feline friend? Come visit us next weekend! On Saturday, September 10th, 2016 from 10:00am until 2:00pm, 7 area rescues will be bringing adoptable dogs and cats to to Waggin’ Tails Doggie Dude Ranch and Fitchburg Veterinary […]

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How To Be The Most Popular Grandma On The Block

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The answer is obvious! By fostering kittens for Angel’s Wish! Volunteer Angie L. has fostered several litters of kittens this year, much to the delight of her grandchildren. Kitten season seems to last longer each year. Even though we adopt out many cats and kittens this time of year, Angel’s Wish is still taking in […]

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