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Pet of the Week October 4, 2021 Have A Heart is fast approaching the 6-year mark when application was made to establish a 501c(3) to help the animals of Marion County.   A Mission Statement was drafted that broadly covered the goal of the organization that primarily talked about finding exceptional homes. Over the past 6 …

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Pets of the Week

It has once again been a busy week at the Shelter.  The dogs sent to Massachusetts are all in their new homes except for one who needed some additional medical care before he can go to his new home.  We also sent eight puppies to a Puppy Rescue in St. Louis.  We registered over 120 …

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Pets of the Week

Happy Labor Day!  School has started and we have cooler weather in the morning and evening.  The days are getting shorter and less tourist traffic on our roadways.  We will soon feel the bite of Fall weather.  I don’t know about you, but we at the Shelter welcome the change.  We have struggled through an …

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Pets of the Week

It has been a very busy couple of weeks at the Have a Heart Pet Shelter! Four of our dogs left for Massachusetts where they were met by their new families, and 18 puppies were transported to the Humane Society of Missouri. Dogs Lucy, Lady, Bella, Dixie and O’Henry all found loving adopters, and kitties …

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Pets of the Week

             Have a Heart Pet Shelter is thrilled to announce that we were recently selected to be the recipient of generous grants from two outstanding animal rescue organizations. The Petfinder Foundation recently awarded our Shelter a 2021 Capital Improvement Grant of $4200 for the purpose of replacing worn dog kennel …

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            Due to the increase of active Covid-19 cases in our community, the Board of Directors of Have a Heart Pet Shelter has voted to return to the Covid-19 policies we had in place last year. This include adoptions by appointment only, anyone inside the building will be required to …

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Pets of the Week

          It was a great week for the fur-kids at Have a Heart Pet Shelter. Our Shelter volunteers helped 36 Animals on their way to a better life. We sent 23 puppies for Puppy Rescue to Humane Society of Missouri and 4 adult dogs went to meet their new families in …

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Pets of the Week

It was another busy week for the volunteers at Have a Heart Pet Shelter.  In addition to day to day care of our Shelter pets, our volunteers readied 23 more puppies to go on transport to an out of state puppy rescue. They are also getting 4 more dogs ready to go to Massachusetts, where …

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Pets Of The Week

            Last week was another good week for adoptions at Have a Heart Pet Shelter. Four of our cute little fur-ball kitties found their purr-fect homes. Devon, Peter, Shelby and Duffy were the fortunate felines who went home with their new families. A young pup named Isabella, Lulu  and Husky …

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Pets Of The Week

       This weekend our nation will celebrate Independence Day on July 4th. There will be celebrations from coast to coast, most of which will include fireworks. Every year a large number of pets end up lost because they are scared of the explosions and run off to hide. It’s best to leave your …

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