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Looking to add a cuddly cat or kitten to the family? Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is offering a great promotion now through December 31st. Adopt a cat or kitten and receive another cat or kitten for free! Just think of it as an AOGO (adopt one, get one) deal! Click here to read more!
Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League will be celebrating National Pit Bull Awareness Day by offering free* adoptions for those who adopt a square-headed dog. The “It’s Hip to be Square” adoption promotion is available from Friday, October 25th through Sunday, October 27th from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. The event is sponsored by Dolly’s Dream. *A Rabies tag fee applies to Palm Beach County residents. Click here to read more!
Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League’s Director of Medical Services, Dr. Beth Keser, recently participated in the prestigious Maddie’s Fellowship program at the University of Wisconsin. The Maddie’s University of Wisconsin and UC Davis Koret Shelter fellowship positions were created to help provide shelter veterinarians with additional training that allows them to deliver life-saving knowledge and services to our nation’s homeless pets. Click here to read more!
Lawrence Nicolas joins Peggy Adams as Chief Operating Officer
Just over a month ago, Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League, in conjunction with IFAW, GreaterGood.org, and Wings of Rescue, coordinated a rescue flight for the transport of 158 dogs and cats at the Bahamas Humane Society so that they can help save more animals left homeless by Hurricane Dorian. Peggy Adams took in 24 dogs from that rescue flight and are now ready to find their forever loving homes. Click here to read more details.
Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is pleased to announce that Lawrence Nicolas has joined the League as Chief Operating Officer. Click here to read more about Lawrence.
Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League, the largest pet adoption and animal welfare organization in Palm Beach County, officially began construction on September 24, 2019, on its new Pet Adoption and Humane Education Center. Preliminary work has been in progress all summer and the start of construction by KAST Construction will be marked by the demolition of the “Gray House”, the original dwelling on the League’s 13.2-acre site located at 3200 N. Military Trail in West Palm Beach.
Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League will offer free spay and neuter surgeries on Tuesday, October 15, 2019. This event is open to domestic cats belonging to all residents of Palm Beach County, Florida. Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League's goal is to spay/neuter a total of 150 owned cats this day. Pet owners can submit an application and review pre and post-surgical instructions online at www.PeggyAdams.org/Spay-Day Space is limited to 150 cats therefore please apply now. Check-in time is 7am - 9am; Check-out time is 5pm. Cats must arrive in a secure, size appropriate cat carrier; no cardboard carriers; and one cat per carrier.
Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League, the largest pet adoption and animal welfare organization in Palm Beach County, will officially begin construction on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 beginning at 10:00 a.m. on its new Pet Adoption and Humane Education Center. Preliminary work has been in progress all summer and the start of construction by KAST Construction will be marked by the demolition of the “Gray House”, the original dwelling on the League’s 13.2-acre site located at 3200 N. Military Trail in West Palm Beach.
The sixth annual Countdown 2 Zero (C2Z) Adoption Event presented by The Lois Pope LIFE Foundation, Inc. is scheduled for Saturday, September 28, 2019, from 10 am to 4 pm at the South Florida Fairgrounds - Expo Center East, in West Palm Beach (9067 Southern Blvd). This free event is the county’s largest annual pet adoption event and will feature hundreds of animals (dogs, cats, rabbits, chickens and more) from Palm Beach County seeking new families and homes. Click here to read more!
Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is preparing and ready to assist the impacted Bahamian animal shelters and communities. As a statewide collaborative and coordinated effort of the Florida Association of Animal Welfare Organizations (FAAWO.org), Florida shelters and rescues are currently waiting for an assessment to be completed by the Bahamian authorities who will identify specific needs. Peggy Adams will be sharing updates on its website PeggyAdams.org and Facebook page (@PeggyAdamsARL) as information is received. Click here to read the full media alert.
Now that Tropical Storm warnings are lifted in Palm Beach County, Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League will re-open to the public tomorrow, Wednesday, September 4, with normal business hours and will offer fee waived adoptions through Sunday, September 8. The League is offering fee waived adoptions to prepare for possible receipt of animals from the Bahamas and those displaced in Palm Beach County. Click here to read more!
Due to Hurricane Dorian, Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League will be closed to the public Monday, September 2nd & Tuesday, September 3rd. Hours will be updated on the League’s website PeggyAdams.org, as well as social media @PeggyAdamsARL
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Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League recently announced it is participating in NBC 6 and Telemundo’s fifth annual Clear the Shelters™ pet adoption drive on Saturday, August 17, 2019. On this day, Peggy Adams will offer waived pet adoption fees to help local families adopt a new pet. Since 2015, NBC 6 and Telemundo 51 stations’ nationwide Clear the Shelters™ campaign has helped more than a quarter million pets of all types find new homes. Click here to read more!
Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is pleased to announce that Sharon Anderer has joined the League as Director of Finance.
Born and raised in New York, Sharon graduated from the State University of New York at Albany with a B.S. in Accounting. Her career of over 30 years began in public accounting during which time she earned her license as a Certified Public Accountant in the State of New York.
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August 1st is the universal birthday for all shelter and rescue dogs. To celebrate DOGust 1st, Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League will be throwing a birthday party for the dogs currently at the shelter still looking for their forever home and for those that have adopted a dog from the League. Click here to read more!