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    Additional Resources and Links

    Pet Loss and Grief
    • Pet Friends: (856)667-1717
      A 24-hour hotline offering support for pet guardians in grief or anticipating loss of pets, staffed by volunteers trained in bereavement.
    • Ohio State University: (614)292-1823
      Staffed by Ohio State University veterinary students;
      Mon., Wed., and Fri.,
      6:30 to 9:30pm
    • www.animalsinourhearts.com
    • www.pet-loss.net/
    • www.PetPlace.com
    Local Animal Organizations
    • Butler County Animal Shelter: (513)867-5727
    • Clark County Animal Shelter: (937)399-2917
    • Darke County Animal Shelter: (937)547-1645
    • Greene County Animal Shelter: (937)562-7400
    • Fairborn (Greene County) Shelter: (937)754-3073
    • Humane Society of Greater Dayton: (937)268-7387
      www.humanesocietydayton.org
    • Miami County Animal Shelter: (937)332-6919
      www.co.miami.oh.us/shelter
    • Preble County Animal Shelter: (937)456-4818
    • SICSA: (937)294-6505
      www.SICSA.org
    • Warren County Animal Shelter: (513)695-1352
    National Animal Organizations
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    Cat Behavior

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    Highlights
    Bark Park Bake Sale

    Come join us Saturday June 7 from 10 AM - 3 PM for our 4th Annual Bark Park Bake Sale.  We will have goodies for dogs and their humans to enjoy, raffles, music, microchip specials and much more!  All proceeds from this event will go to the Tiny Tim Fund.

    Bark Park Hill

    We are happy to announce as of 9 AM on Tuesday May 6, 2014 the large portion of the bark park hill is OPEN for the season!!

    Mingle With Our Mutts

    Please join us the Second Sunday of each month from Noon - 2 PM for Mingle with Our Mutts we will have lots of adoptable dogs and cats looking for new homes. 

    Summer Safety Tips


    Summer is a time for both you and your pet to enjoy the sunshine and the outdoors, but this season can also offer situations that can endanger your pet.

    *You may be tempted to take your pet with you when you travel or run errands.  During warm weather, the inside of a vehicle can reach 120 degrees in a matter of minutes.

    *Driving with a dog in the back of a pick-up truck is very dangerous.  Flying debris can cause injury to your pet or your pet may be unintentionally thrown our of the bed of the truck.

    *Plenty of fresh water and shade is extremely important.  In the summer heat your pet can suffer from heat stroke or heat exhaustion.  Owners need to know the signs:  heavy panting, rapid pulse, glazed eyes.

    *Even during the summer pets need exercise and one must use caution.  Limit exercise to early morning and early evening hours.

    *Crowded summer events and pets do not mix well.  The loud noises and crowds combined with the heat can be stressful and dangerous,