March 1, 2021

Venice Cat Coalition Saves Lives, Overcomes COVID-19 Shutdowns

By Story, Venice Cat Coalition,

The call for help was typical. A Nokomis, FL resident who loves animals had taken on far more than she could afford and was at wit’s end. She had 9 nursing mother cats and over 35 tiny n…

February 17, 2021

A Survivor & Her Dog: SPARCC's Animal Welfare Impact

By Story, Safe Place and Rape Crisis Center,

The trauma of domestic violence not only adversely affects Safe Place and Rape Crisis Center (SPARCC) survivors it impacts their pets as well. A pet may be used by abusers as leverage to contr…

July 30, 2020

Helping With Medical Costs at Satchel's Last Resort

By Story, Satchel's Last Resort,

June had us again thankful to The Community Foundation of Sarasota County for the generous grant awarded from the Animal Welfare Grant program with funding provided by the Helen C. Schwieder F…