April 3, 2015 - Congratulations to the students at Epsom Public School on your amazing Cupcake Day! We’re thrilled with your generous donation of $156.85. That money helps us get even closer to building a new place where lost dogs and cats can be safe until they find their way home. Be sure you say... Read More about Way to Go, Epsom P.S.!
Saturday May 23rd Elgin Park, Uxbridge 10:00 am
Take the stroll and raise some money to help us build the new shelter. Choose a 2km or a 5km route along the gorgeous Uxbridge trails, starting and ending in Elgin Park. Bring the dog, bring the kids and enjoy free BBQ, entertainment, prizes and fresh air all for a great cause. Two… Read More about Mutt Strut Walk-a-Thon
Saturday, June 13th Port Perry Scout Hall 15585 Simcoe Street
Circle the date in your calendar and clear out some space in your trunk! We’re having a giant garage sale on Saturday, June 13th from 8:00 to 2:00. Please come out to the Port Perry Scout Hall at the corner of Simcoe and Paxton and check out the huge selection… Read More about Giant Garage Sale
In The News
April 2, 2015 - Meet Annie Shepherd and Lauren Fisher! Both girls recently celebrated their birthdays and, instead of presents, they asked their friends to donate to the new shelter initiavite. The result? $200 each for our fund. But they didn’t stop there: Annie, 9 and Lauren, 11 each donated $50 of their own... Read More about Giving Back on Your Birthday
Dr. Karen Bardecki has been very involved with the New Animal Shelter for Uxbridge-Scugog from the beginning, having spent time on the Board and the Building Committee. Karen currently chairs the Volunteer Committee, and you will find her sponsoring and volunteering at most of our events.
Karen is a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and owner of the Pet Hospital on Main. She loves to read, and paint, and she writes a regular column in the Cosmos. She is also an avid athlete with a history of triathlons, a love of scuba diving, kayaking, curling and pilates. Along with her husband Jim, she shares her home with a cat named MJ, and a dog named Bob, affectionately known as the evil genius.