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Sometimes a pet arrives at Helping Strays injured or seriously ill. A complete recovery is possible, but can be expensive. Our Pet-in-Need fund is aimed squarely at solving this problem. Learn more...

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Latest Blog Posts

Join us on Black Friday, November 24th for 1/2 off Cat Adoption Fees Read more...
It's that time a year again. Deck your dog with jingle bells and join us for a winter stroll. Costume contest for Dogs and Owners. Santa will be there for photos. Read more...
Have fun playing Bingo and win Beautiful Jewelry instead of money at Bingo Bling Read more...
2017 Waterloo Feed and Pet Supply Presents Poultry and Pilsner Dinner Dance to benefit the SNAP and PIN Programs at Helping Strays Read more...