Love Your Local Shelters Day

Show the love to your local shelters this Valentine’s Day.  If you are in Portland, please come by the store (195 Commercial Street) and enjoy some sweet treats and free digital photos of you and your favorite creature (you can email them to your other sweetie, the human one).  We’re hosting Love Our Local Shelters […]

Coastal Humane Society Re-Opening Thurs. Nov. 20

It’s been a really hard time for Coastal Humane Society, but they are coming back.  Tomorrow, Thursday November 20th, is their Re-Opening Day Gala from 11-5.  I’m going to take a ride up there with local pet entrepreneur Sarah Speare of Chomp to bring donations and meet the animals, and give our best wishes to Karen […]

Coastal Humane Society Appeal

Coastal Humane Society has had an extremely difficult month.  After alerting the state that they had found 3 cases of a fungal infection, ringworm (not a parasite, though it sounds like one), they were quarantined.  For a functioning low-kill shelter this is pretty devastating.  The animals, 23 dogs and 99 cats, are in quarantine, and […]

CHS Needs Help

Coastal Humane Society in Brunswick, ME, has been going through a tough time lately with a fungal infection.  They’ve had to empty the shelter and disinfect everything…what a huge job…and they are in dire need of funds and volunteers to help get them back open and able to accept animals.  For more info