New Shelter Director Announced

The Helping Strays of Monroe County’s Board of Directors is excited to introduce our new Executive Director, Scott Spinner. His effective date is Monday, April 4th. Scott comes to us with a strong background in nonprofit leadership and fundraising. Before joining Helping Strays, Scott served as the Executive Director with the Gateway YMCA where he […]

Charlie, A Pet-in-Need Success Story

At the tender age of one year, Charlie was hit by a car that resulted in dislocation of both hips. He also sustained an eye injury as well as spinal cord damage that left him incontinent. Unfortunately, his owners at that time could not afford to take him to a vet for medical care. During […]

Finding Your Missing Pet

It happens between one breath and the next. An open door, a gate left ajar, a single distracted moment, and your dog or cat has run out and away. While this is an emergency, it doesn’t have to be a disaster. First, be prepared. If you got your pet from Helping Strays, she has a […]