It’s time to put on your walking shoes and join SCRAPS for a fun-packed day to raise money to provide medical treatment to the homeless animals taken in by the shelter! You can walk with or without a dog, with your ‘pack’, in memory of a beloved pet, as a virtual walker, or even in honor of your cat.
A Walk in the Park on Saturday, September 27th 2014 from 10am-2pm, is a pledge walk to support the SCRAPS Hope Foundation Animal Medical Fund, which provides live-saving medical treatment, enrichment, and care to homeless dogs in our area.
Registration is free and [...]
This weekend the Spokane area enjoyed some relief from the soaring temperatures, but the forecast for the next few days shows escalating heat and that can be dangerous for pets left in a vehicle while the owner runs an errand.
The last day over 90 degrees in Spokane translated into 15 calls of dogs confined in hot cars for SCRAPS Animal Protection Officers. Two of those owners face charges and fines for leaving their dogs in vehicles that were both above 110 degrees.
“Despite repeated warnings, people are still taking their pet with them for a trip to the store,” said Nancy [...]
Fourteen cats have become the latest residents of the SCRAPS free roaming cat room after they were surrendered. They are all adult cats that came from one home and are in good health and ready for adoption. They joined the already near capacity number of felines, both adults and kittens, that are in the SCRAPS cat room.
“Our new facility holds almost twice the number of cats as before, but we are still almost full in our cat room,” said Nancy Hill, Regional Director of SCRAPS. “This has been an incredibly busy kitten season and now we are seeing more and [...]