Sue Rabeaux on October 27th, 2014

Acadiana Humane Society volunteers will be out at Bark in the Park on Sunday, November 2nd from Noon to 5:00PM at Girard Park in Lafayette. At the Acadiana Humane Society tents you can meet our adoptable dogs, and check out our adoption book for available cats, dogs, rabbits & other small animals. At our tents you can also purchase fundraiser items to help out our rescue animals. We will have handcrafted jewelry from Three Geeks Studios, as well as pet related items. Look for the white & purple Purina Rally to Rescue tent and the red Rajun Cajun tents that are side by side. You shouldn’t miss our tents, because we will have special guests with us! Special guests from Star Wars 501st and Rebel Legions will be there to help raise money for Acadiana Humane Society! We will have a special donation jar at our tent and if you donate to Acadiana Humane Society you can take your picture with the Star Wars characters using your own camera or cell phone. We may have a volunteer photographer on hand for some of the pictures, but please bring your own camera to be safe. If our photographer takes your picture, then you can look for it in a special photo album on our Facebook page several days after the event.

We will also have a Star Wars Dog Gift Basket that we are raffling off. Please be sure to get your raffle tickets at our tent for a chance to win! The basket will be full of fun toys and goodies for your dog, including five Star Wars officially licensed toys!

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Sue Rabeaux on September 18th, 2014

Acadiana Humane Society volunteers will be at the following upcoming events: 

Please watch this blog, our Facebook page, and our Twitter page for changes, updates, and more information on our upcoming events!

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Sue Rabeaux on August 26th, 2014

Great Harvest of Acadiana has a giving program and Acadiana Humane Society is participating in August’s contest. They have three jars in their bakery each month for customers to cast a vote for one of the charities. Every purchase equals one vote! Stop by Great Harvest at 854 Kaliste Saloom Road in Lafayette, and when you purchase your bread or other baked goods, you will receive a token to cast your vote. Please consider tossing your token in the jar for Acadiana Humane Society. If we win, Great Harvest will donate $200.00. If we lose, we still win, because they will donate $50.00. This is the last week to vote for Acadiana Humane Society!  Thank you!

Some of the ways Acadiana Humane Society helps our community:

  • Rescues pets of all kinds, not just dogs & cats.
  • Provides all basic vet care of our rescued pets.
  • Finds homes for pets in our care.
  • Offers a Spay/Neuter Program for qualified low income.
  • Has a Pet Food Bank to help people keep their pets.
  • Provides a free Lost & Found service to post pets.
  • Offers Courtesy Posting to help rehome pets.

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If you normally go grocery shopping at Albertsons, then you can help Acadiana Humane Society by using one of our Albertson’s Community Partner key ring cards when you check out. We will have some available at our Petco South adoption event. Or, you can print your own using the image below. You can also save this photo on your smartphone and have them scan it at the register when you shop.

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Did you know that you can shop at Amazon Smiles and your qualifying purchase can help support Acadiana Humane Society?

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We had 14 vet appointments yesterday! Two puppies were spayed/neutered, vaccinated, microchipped, fecals, exams, etc. Seven kittens and one cat were spayed, tested, vaccinated, microchipped, fecals, ear mite treatments, etc. One cat had skull X-rays and exam to determine cause of stumbling, lethargy, and sneezing large amounts of blood. Another cat had blood work, to determine cause of giant, bulbous chin and red gums; as well as laser treatment and medications to treat the problem. We also took two sick ferrets in for exams and treatment. We really need donations and adoptions ASAP so we can pay down our vet bills as we have another litter of dumped kittens to be spayed/neutered, etc. If you can help, please send PayPal donations to info@acadianahumane.org or ahspets@gmail.com or use the PayPal button on our website. You can also send donations via Amazon to ahspets@gmail.com. Another option is to call in a credit card payment directly to one of our vets. Just be sure to tell them to put it on Acadiana Humane Society’s vet bills. Azalea Lakes Veterinary Clinic is our largest vet bill, and their phone number is 225-755-3838. If you prefer to pay on our smaller vet bill at Pet Care Animal Hospital, their phone number is 337-988-1100. You can also mail in a check or money order donation if you prefer. Our mailing address is Acadiana Humane Society; P.O. Drawer C; Sunset, LA 70584-0536  

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Sue Rabeaux on August 21st, 2014

Acadiana Humane Society volunteers will be at Petco South located at 605 Settler’s Trace Blvd. in Lafayette on Saturday, August 23rd from 9am until 4:30pm. Meet some of our adoptable cats, kittens, and guinea pigs. We will have our Rally to Rescue tent set up outside in front of Petco South with our fundraiser items. Three Geeks Studio’s handcrafted jewelry will be available to help raise money for the animals. We will also have Rally to Rescue and Acadiana Humane Society t-shirts available. Proceeds from all of the fundraiser items will go to help pay vet bills and purchase pet food.

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We will also have a table set up inside the store with adoptable cats, kittens, guinea pigs, and possibly a special needs bunny rabbit. Stop by and visit with us! Petco South is also running a guinea pig special from 1pm to 3pm on Saturday while we are there and you can purchase your guinea pig cage/kits for half price!

We will also be accepting donations to help with vet bills, as well as pet food & supplies, and Petco gift cards, at our adoption tables. The donation bin in the lobby of Petco South is for Acadiana Humane Society’s Pet Food Bank. If you prefer donations to go to our rescue animals, either hand them to Sue or Moriah at our adoption table, or write AHS on the items before leaving in the Petco South donation bin. Any items in the donation bin not marked “AHS” will be used for the Pet Food Bank recipients to help them keep their pets during hard times.

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We had to push back our ten spay appointments for puppies and the dumpster kittens by two weeks. We also un-expectantly took in five more kittens and a cat which will need to see our vet for spaying, vaccines, etc. We really need donations and adoptions ASAP so we can pay down our vet bills to get everyone spayed/neutered, etc. If you can help, you can either donate at our adoption table via cash, check, or credit/debit card (Sue has an app on her cell for cards). Or, PayPal donations can be sent to info@acadianahumane.org or ahspets@gmail.com or using the PayPal button on our website. You can also send donations via Amazon to ahspets@gmail.com. Another option is to call in a credit card payment directly to one of our vets. Just be sure to tell them to put it on Acadiana Humane Society’s vet bills. Azalea Lakes Veterinary Clinic is our largest vet bill, and their phone number is 225-755-3838. If you prefer to pay on our smaller vet bill at Pet Care Animal Hospital, their phone number is 337-988-1100. You can also mail in a check or money order donation if you prefer. Our mailing address is Acadiana Humane Society; P.O. Drawer C; Sunset, LA 70584-0536  Thank you!

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We will also have a volunteer at Petco North on Saturday from 10am to 3pm with at least one adoptable dog. We also have four one year old cats already on location there in the cat adoption center. If interested in one of the cats there, you can either download and email in your application; or you can fill one out in Petco and leave it with an employee.

If you normally go grocery shopping at Albertsons, then you can help Acadiana Humane Society by using one of our Albertson’s Community Partner key ring cards when you check out. We will have some available at our Petco South adoption event. Or, you can print your own using the image below. You can also save this photo on your smartphone and have them scan it at the register when you shop.

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Sue Rabeaux on August 15th, 2014

Acadiana Humane Society volunteers will be at Petco South located at 605 Settler’s Trace Blvd. in Lafayette on Saturday, August 16th until 2pm. Meet some of our adoptable cats, kittens, and ferrets. We plan to be there from 11am to 2pm, but may arrive earlier if we can. We will be set up inside the store across from the dog treat bar. Stop by and visit with us! We will also be accepting donations to help with vet bills, as well as pet food & supplies, and Petco gift cards, at our adoption table. The donation bin in the lobby of Petco South is for Acadiana Humane Society’s Pet Food Bank. If you prefer donations to go to our rescue animals, either hand them to Sue or Moriah at our adoption table, or write AHS on the items before leaving in the donation bin. Any items in the donation bin not marked “AHS” will be used for the Pet Food Bank recipients to help them keep their pets during hard times.

We had to push back our ten spay appointments for puppies and kittens by two weeks. We also un-expectantly took in five more kittens and a cat this week which will need to see our vet for spaying, vaccines, etc. We really need donations and adoptions ASAP so we can pay down our vet bills to get everyone spayed/neutered, etc. If you can help, you can either donate at our adoption table via cash, check, or credit/debit card (Sue has an app for cards). Or, PayPal donations can be sent to info@acadianahumane.org or ahspets@gmail.com or using the PayPal button on our website. You can also send donations via Amazon to ahspets@gmail.com. Another option is to call in a credit card payment directly to one of our vets. Just be sure to tell them to put it on Acadiana Humane Society’s vet bills. Azalea Lakes Veterinary Clinic is our largest vet bill, and their phone number is 225-755-3838225-755-3838. If you prefer to pay on our smaller vet bill at Pet Care Animal Hospital, their phone number is 337-988-1100337-988-1100. You can also mail in a check or money order donation if you prefer. Our mailing address is Acadiana Humane Society; P.O. Drawer C; Sunset, LA 70584-0536  Thank you!

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