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Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League’s Medical Director Dr. Beth Keser Participates in Prestigious Fellowship

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!

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Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is Celebrating National Pit Bull Awareness Day “It’s Hip to Be Square” Adoption Event Sponsored by Dolly’s Dream is October 25 through October 27

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. Pinups for Pitbulls will also be at Peggy Adams on Saturday, October 26th from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 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!

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Bahamas Shelter Dogs Rescued by Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League are Ready to Find Their Forever Homes

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.

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Lawrence Nicolas Joins Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League as Chief Operating Officer

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. 

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KAST Construction began construction at Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League to make room for its new Pet Adoption and Humane Education Center scheduled to open in the Fall of 2020

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.

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Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League to Host Spay Day for Cats on October 15, 2019

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.

 

KAST Construction to begin construction at Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League to make room for its new Pet Adoption and Humane Education Center scheduled to open in the Fall of 2020 - Demolition of Gray House begins at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 24th

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.

Updated 9-12-19: 6th Annual Countdown 2 Zero Adoption Event Presented by The Lois Pope LIFE Foundation, Inc.

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 Prepares to Assist Bahamas’ Animals; Florida Efforts Underway in Response to Hurricane Dorian’s Impact on Bahamian shelters

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.

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Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League to Waive Adoption Fees Wednesday, September 4th through Sunday, September 8th To Make Room for Life-Saving Animal Rescue Efforts in the Bahamas

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!

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UPDATED 8-31-19: Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League Announces Closures and Tips to Keep Your Pet Safe During Hurricane Dorian

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

Click here to read more!

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Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League JOINS NBC 6 AND Telemundo 51 TO HOST FOURTH ANNUAL PET ADOPTION DRIVE – CLEAR THE SHELTERS™ ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 17

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!

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Sharon Anderer Joins Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League as Director of Finance

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.

Click here to read more!

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Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League Will Host Birthday Party in Honor of DOGust 1st Universal Birthday Day for all Shelter and Rescue Dogs

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!

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Now through August 7th AOGO* Deals at Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League - Hundreds of Cats & Kittens Looking for Forever Homes

Looking to add a cuddly cat or kitten to the family?  Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is offering a great promotion now through August 7th.  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!

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6th Annual Countdown 2 Zero Adoption Event Presented by The Lois Pope LIFE Foundation, Inc.

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, puppies, kittens, rabbits and more) from Palm Beach County seeking new families and homes.  Click here to read more!

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Young Friends of Peggy Adams Announces Inaugural ‘Party Animal’ Event This Fall to Kick Off Palm Beach Social Season

On November 30, 2019, the Young Friends of Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League will host its inaugural “Party Animal” event at the newly redesigned Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach. Guests are invited to dress in creative black tie for an unforgettable night of dinner, dancing and letting your spirit animal take flight to support the furry friends of Peggy Adams in need. Through Party Animal, the Young Friends of Peggy Adams seeks to bring together animal lovers of all ages and to raise funds and awareness of Peggy Adams and its mission to help care for cats and dogs in Palm Beach County. Click here to read more!

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Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League Rescues Dogs from South Korea Meat Farm Five Dogs to Arrive at the League Monday, July 1st

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is honored to be impacting animal welfare locally and globally with our partnership with Humane Society International and being the point agency in Palm Beach County to save five dogs from Korean meat farms.

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League will be receiving the dogs (ages two to five years old) on Monday, July 1st. A total of fifteen dogs are being transported to partner shelters in Florida. Click here to read more!

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Keep Your Pets Safe this July 4th! Microchip Special at Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League wants to make sure your pets have a way to get back home if they get scared and run away during the July 4th holiday. To help safeguard your pets, Peggy Adams is offering a microchip special from July 1st through July 3rd, from 10am to 12:30pm. The discounted cost to microchip your pet during this three-day promotion is only $13. Click here to read the full release...

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Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League Provides Important Tips to Keep Your Pet Cool During the Dog Days of Summer!

As the summer heats up, Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League has a few reminders and tips to help protect your furry friends during the dog days of summer.  It is important to remember that if it’s too hot for you, it’s too hot for your pets. Dogs are vulnerable to injuries and illnesses related to hot weather including heat exhaustion, heat stroke, sunburn, and foot pad burns. The most dangerous condition is heat stroke, which can cause organ failure, seizures, brain damage, hemorrhages, blindness, convulsions and even death. (Click here to read more...)

Todd's by Todd English to Host Garden Party for Young Friends of Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League on July 19

Todd’s by Todd English will host the Young Friends of Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League for a garden party in Todd’s Sculpture Garden on Friday, July 19, starting at 7pm. Todd’s by Todd English is located at 2119 S Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach.  Click here to read entire release.

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Attention Students! Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League Offers New Volunteer Opportunities this Summer Break

Summer break is here and Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League just reduced their minimum volunteer age! Students (16 years of age and older) looking to help homeless animals can now choose from an array of rewarding volunteer opportunities at Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League.  Click here to read more!

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Pet Parents need to be Prepared this Hurricane Season - Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League has Crucial Tips

Here in South Florida we know the threats and dangers associated with hurricanes.  When disaster strikes, there is often little time to think, so it's important to have a plan in place for yourself, and your family… including your pets! Click here to read more!

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Kitten Season is here! Foster homes needed!

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League’s Neonatal Kitten Nursery is the only one of its kind in South Florida and is bustling with activity this kitten season! Since March 19, 2019, Peggy Adams has received 192 neonatal kittens which are newborns up to 4 weeks old. Year-to-date, Peggy Adams has admitted 937 kittens into their program from 0-5 months old and hundreds more will be on their way! The League is looking for additional temporary foster homes to help assist with the care of these kittens.  Click here to read more!

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Peggy Adams Presents MAY THE 4TH BE WITH YOU!

Name your own price adoption fees for dogs over 40lbs and cats over five months on Saturday, May 4 during Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League’s “May the 4th Be With You” adoption event at their West Palm Beach location (3200 N. Military Trail).  

This exciting Star Wars themed afternoon begins at 11:30 a.m. with Dog Yoga under the Portico.  The hour-long dog spotlight class will feature some of the League’s long-term adoptable dogs who will be stretching their stuff with their volunteers.  All of those wishing to stop by and watch this adorable dog yoga class are invited!  There will also be a special guest appearance by the Everglades Squad of the 501st Legion- a Star Wars fan based costuming group where photos can be taken.  The staff at Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League will also be in costume with a contest set for 12:15 p.m.

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League’s Kitten Shower Event is a Purrfect Time to Adopt a Furry Friend or Donate Items to the League’s Nursery & Foster Program

West Palm Beach, FL- (April 22, 2019) Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League will host their annual Kitten Shower on Saturday, May 11th from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. and Sunday, May 12th from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Kittens will be available for adoption and pre-adoption plus Peggy Adams will be collecting items from their Wish List for their Nursery and Foster Programs. Click here to read more and for wish list drop off locations.

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Pet Parents need to be Prepared this Hurricane Season Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League has Crucial Tips

Here in South Florida we know the threats and dangers associated with hurricanes.  When disaster strikes, there is often little time to think, so it's important to have a plan in place for yourself, and your family… including your pets! Click here to read more!

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Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League Achieves High Level of Veterinary Excellence and becomes the 1st Animal Shelter Hospital in South Florida to be AAHA Accredited

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue is pleased to announce that following a thorough evaluation by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA), it has achieved the highest level of veterinary excellence.  Peggy Adams earned the AAHA accreditation after a rigorous review of the non-profit animal hospital’s practice protocols, medical equipment, facility and client services. Click here to read more!

Tax Day brings $15 Adoptions at Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League

The deadline is right around the corner to file your taxes…April 15th! To de-stress during tax time, Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is offering $15 pet adoptions! The Tax Day Adoption promotion (April 12 to April 15, 2019) is valid for dogs 40lbs. and over and for cats five months or older. All animals are spayed/neutered, microchipped, vaccinated and will receive a starter bag of Hill’s Pet Nutrition food.  DEDUCT from your local shelter and INVEST in unconditional love! Click here to read more...

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