This week Have a Heart hosted the second Volunteer Low Cost Spay and Neuter Clinic of 2020. All available openings filled very quickly, as did the stand-by list. During the 3 day clinic over 100 dogs and cats will be sterilized. Have a Heart conducts three (sometimes 4) clinics per year. This program operates solely […]

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What a great week! ┬áHave a Heart Pet Shelter had another successful yard sale, with all proceeds benefiting homeless pets. Several cats and dogs were adopted, and 19 puppies left on transport to Missouri. The shelter has also been the fortunate recipient of a very large donation of dog chew toys from Nylabone, animal shelter […]

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It is hot! Even so, Have a Heart Pet Shelter had a great turnout for the yard sale last weekend. Many thanks to the volunteers who helped and to all who browsed and shopped. As always, 100% of the proceeds are used to provide care for the dogs and cats. We had a busy week […]

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Warm weather has finally arrived! Unfortunately, ticks are active and can cause problems for ourselves and our pets. All the dogs and cats at Have a Heart Pet Shelter are treated with tick and flea prevention. Not only do the insects themselves cause issues (itching, anemia, allergies), but they can transmit serious diseases, including Lyme […]

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We had a good week at the shelter. Several cats and kittens were adopted, and 15 puppies were transported to Illinois for adoption there. We are preparing 9 more dogs and puppies for transport to Massachusetts the first week of June and will be getting in new dogs and LOTS of kittens for adoption. Although […]

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We have good news this week. We have confirmed that the Volunteer Low Cost Spay and Neuter clinic scheduled for July will be held at Have a Heart Pet Shelter in Yellville as planned. Due to the pandemic, this time we will register by telephone. We are registering now, so please call the shelter and […]

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It has been another good week at the Shelter. Some dogs and cats found their forever homes, and seven dogs were transported to Massachusetts, where their new adopters were waiting. Ten dogs will leave next month, but some adoptable dogs have come in so please check our website, Petfinder, Petango, Adopt-a-Pet or Pet Harbor to […]

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May is here, ushering in warm weather and the beginning of tick and flea season. Please remember to protect your pets from these pests, as ticks can transmit diseases to both dogs and cats. Puppies and kittens can develop anemia from blood loss due to tick and flea infestations. Over-the-counter treatments can be purchased from […]

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It has certainly been a busy April for the Shelter. Although we are adopting by appointment only, we fostered/adopted 18 cats and kittens! We are so grateful that these wonderful pets found new homes. Kitten season is in full swing. We recently took in a mom and 8 kittens (all have been adopted) and have […]

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These are challenging times. We at Have a Heart hope you are all staying safe. Pets can be a comfort in trying times, and with careful social distancing, taking your dog for a walk is a great way to exercise, enjoy fresh air and relieve stress. Your dog will thank you for it! And speaking […]

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