Animal Friends presents: Cinco

Sep 02 2015

After his owner abandoned him, Cinco was rescued by Animal Friends’ Humane Police Officers. He was found flea- and lice-ridden and suffering hair loss as a result. Upon coming to Animal Friends, the medical team went to work – fleas …

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Help Them Heal Challenge: Cerulean

Aug 18 2015

Snip, snip, snip … Cerulean’s foster mom is in her front yard snipping clover. Doesn’t seem too out of the ordinary, except it’s 1 a.m. and she’s worried sick that the young rabbit was refusing new food. In her first …

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Third-Party Events Put the “fun” in Fundraise

Oct 30 2013

By Kayla Seifert, Animal Friends Development Assistant             Every year, Animal Friends is privileged to be the beneficiary of dozens of Third Party Events. These types of events are held by individuals and businesses outside of the Animal Friends’ organization that …

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Minne for Mayor!

Oct 02 2013

Linda Dickerson is a superb marketing professional and fundraiser who finds unique ways to support charities throughout the region. She is also well known for her talents and charitable work.  So it’s no surprise her dog, Minne (named for the …

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Shop at WearWoof! Be Gorgeous and Help Animals!

May 08 2013

By Jolene, Suaz and Katie, Animal Friends’ Communications TeamWhen the ladies of Animal Friends’ Communications department learned that WearWoof, a new clothing resale shop that benefits local animal organizations, was open for business, we couldn’t wait to hit the racks! …

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Run For a Reason with Team Animal Friends and the Pittsburgh Marathon

Jan 09 2013

Join Team Animal Friends in its first year as a participating charity with the Pittsburgh Marathon!  On May 4 & 5, 2013 , lace up your shoes to run the City of Bridges and help raise funds to ensure the …

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Who’s Who at this year’s annual Black Tie & Tails gala!

Nov 02 2012

By Jeff Geissler, Communications Assistant Some of our wonderful adoptable residents will be attending this weekend’s Black Tie & Tails gala! Homer, a happy yellow Labrador Retriever, will be sipping a Duff Beer and discussing philosophy. Gardenia, a gentle black …

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Join Team Animal Friends for the 2013 Pittsburgh Marathon

Oct 15 2012

Do you love running? Do you love animals? Do something you love while helping homeless animals this year with the Pittsburgh Marathon and Animal Friends.  If you or a loved one are planning to participate in the May 5, 2013 …

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Scrub-a-dub-dub…Dirty Dogs in our Tubs!

Oct 12 2012

Calling all dirty dogs! Did you know Animal Friends holds a “Dog Wash” fundraiser every month? Our volunteers will bath, blow-dry, clean ears and cut nails on any size dog (or as much of these services that fit within the …

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Help the United Way help Animal Friends!

Aug 13 2012

This September, Animal Friends is partnering with the United Way to bring much needed support to our Pet-Assisted Therapy Program. If you or your company contributes to the United Way, you can direct important support to Animal Friends. Animal Friends’ …

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