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  • Thanksgiving Gala

    Thanksgiving, quite different. And lots to be grateful for! Animal lovers, please reserve the night for a Gala Dinner with Pound Rescue, Thanksgiving weekend, October 11th 2014. More info to come over the next months.

  • Sundre Horses

    Pound Rescue supports the capture of wild/feral horses in Sundre to be sterilized and  released again as had been suggested by veterinarian Judith Samson-French and her team.

  • Pennies for Pooches

    For us, every penny counts, especially now.  As pennies are being taken out of circulation, please collect them and donate them to us to help rescued animals in need.  You could gather them from your friends, family and neighbours or start a collection at your school or place of work.  Once you a have a [...]

  • Sponsor a Pound Rescue Animal

    We know that many of you who visit our website cannot adopt yet another animal, but still want to help.  Especially help an animal that has been with us for many months and just does not seem to create any interest or find a home.  There are so many – dogs like Sheila, Brooklyn and [...]

  • Our new barn cat program!

    Cats must be adopted in pairs as the move will be less traumatic and adjustment to their new home will be easier if they have the security of one or more trusted companions.  These cats are to be afforded with the same care & compassion that would normally be given to a house pet. Responsibilities [...]



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Thanksgiving Gala

Pound Rescue invites our supporters, animal lovers and fellow animal rescuers to celebrate Thanksgiving with us, October 11, 6:00 pm, at the Community Hall in Dewinton, 7 min south of Calgary. You will be treated to a vegan feast, there will be entertainment, and you will meet some of our animals we were honored we could help. Our guest speaker is JohnSorenson.

John is professor of sociology at Brooks University, he specializes in animal rights, anti-racism and globalization.

Reserve the night, give thanks with us. Together we work for a more gentle, more peaceful world, for humans and animals alike. This is something to be grateful for.

Dress code: Semi formal

Tickets will be $100, early birds (up to August 31) $80, by mail and cheque or cash at the door. All proceeds 100% to our animals.

7th Annual Compassion Cup Golf Classic

For all you golfers out there please help support Pound Rescue by entering into the 7th Annual Compassion Cup Golf Classic, it will be held on Monday, August 11, 2014 and a portion of the proceeds will go to Pound Rescue to help us continue to provide aid for animals in need, see below for details and sign up today!

Turn your used cars into CHARITY CARS!

Pound Rescue is excited to announce that we have teamed up with Donate a Car Canada, giving us the unique ability to turn your used cars into CHARITY CARS. By clicking here and submitting your vehicle information you can easily dispose of a scrap, used or junk car, or donate a newer vehicle for an even bigger tax deduction. Your vehicle can even be picked up or towed at no cost to you. This is a great way to recycle a used car, while contributing to the well being of the animals we care for.