ATTENTION HCAS VOLUNTEERS:
We have a new gate code. :)
Please contact Cathy Carr, your program leader or a lead volunteer for the number.
Well, once again HCAS has a washing machine that went ‘ka-put’ :(
So, if you have any un-needed bedding material, please bring to the shelter. We accept towels, blankets, quilts etc. Or….if you have a new washer hanging around, feel free to bring it also…and if you can’t let me know..I will pick it up
Part of what the FOHCAS Mission Statement entails is to provide ‘shelter enrichment’ for the animals that may find themselves at HCAS for whatever reason. Some animals reside in our Investigation Kennels, or are part of our A.D.O.P.T program. These particular groups of dogs may remain at HCAS for periods of time ranging from weeks, to [...]
Read about HCAS’s very own Marti Ryan here!
“Oliver” In 1999 we had our first HCAS Pit Bull Adoption. “Oliver” was a cruelty case and he was adopted by an employee. He is an elderbull now and you have seen him at some of our events. In 1999 our HCAS Director, Mr. Armstrong had the guts to implement a “Special Adoption Policy” to protect [...]
Our Investigation Kennels have a running inventory of pups. These pups arrive at our shelter due to cruelty or neglect and have to spend their time waiting until their owners court cases are resolved before they face their own personal fate…be it weeks, or months…sometimes longer. Some are returned to owners..some make it out as ‘adoptable’ and are lucky enough [...]
We are getting quite fancy people! Aside from our own ‘Grooming Salon”, we also have a ”Photo Studio” . This is where Loretta and others take ‘Glamour Shots’ of our PBA’s or Transitions. It is small, but for now, works just fine. The Photographers have different ‘backdrops’ and ‘dress up’ pieces to create the “sexy-come hither-and-adopt me” look for each [...]
Ya know the old bathroom over by “E” and “F” ..across from the ice machine? Well it is now the “Official” Grooming Salon. We have 2 grooming tables..a dryer, and a tub..not to mention shelves and cabinets for storage!!! It was hard to get pics cause the room is kinda small, but hopefully you can get [...]