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FTH Annual Garage Sale

FTH Annual Garage Sale June 17th was not just any average Saturday. June 17th was the day of FTH’s 4th annual garage sale, and thanks to our amazing supporters, it was bigger and better than ever before! Friday night, volunteers started setting up shop at St. Peter’s high school parking lot, where eager shoppers decided [...]
by Kristy Groskopf • June 23, 2017
Clinics Community Donators Events

Get Chipped!

Get Chipped Microchipping your pet is one of the most important things you can do as a pet owner. Getting Fido or Garfield chipped means that if they ever get lost (or, heaven forbid, stolen), you are already one step ahead in getting them back.  According to the American Veterinary Medical Association, un-microchipped dogs only [...]
by Kristy Groskopf • May 20, 2017
Community Donators Events Fundraisers

Bonnet-Bound Hounds

Bonnet-Bound Hounds Holidays are the perfect opportunity for Finding Them Homes to hold pack walk fundraising events; they are festive occasions often involving costumes, treats, and, of course, dogs! On Saturday, April 15th, FTH held their Easter Bonnet Walk at Sunnidale Park in Barrie. Dogs were invited to arrive in their best bonnets to walk [...]
by Kristy Groskopf • April 21, 2017
Community Donators Fundraisers Rescues

TELUS gives where they live!

TELUS gives where they live! Once again, Telus employees Ashley and AJ hosted an amazingly delicious bakesale to benefit Finding Them Homes. As you can see there was a wide variety of delicious treats to be had … and all of the doggy friendly treats sold out fast! Thank you to all of the Telus [...]
by Kristy Groskopf • March 31, 2017
Community Donators Events Rescues Volunteers

Hold the Applause – Northern Paws for a Cause Draws Huge Turnout

Hold the Applause – Northern Paws for a Cause Draws Huge Turnout On March 4th, Finding Them Homes held our first annual Northern Paws for a Cause gala. It was a lofty undertaking, but our amazing supporters did not disappoint! 133 guests joined us at the Lions Gate Hall for food, entertainment, and a silent [...]
by Kristy Groskopf • March 31, 2017
Clinics Community Rescues

A Day in the Rescue Life!

A Day in the Rescue Life One of the biggest undertakings for our FTH volunteers is our northern spay and neuter clinics. To bring these clinics to fruition is truly a community undertaking; the man power and finances required to have a successful clinic is staggering. However, given that FTH is dedicated to helping control [...]
by Kristy Groskopf • March 7, 2017
Clinics Community Donators

Pokes for Pups

Pokes for Pups After two pups brought South from Fort Hope recently tested positive for distemper, the folks in charge of Finding Them Homes knew that more action was needed – and fast. Canine distemper is a relative of the measles virus which is spread by air and both direct and indirect contact with an [...]
by Kristy Groskopf • March 1, 2017
Community Donators

A Second Christmas for Finding Them Homes

Don Cherry’s Pet Rescue Foundation Just two years ago, our Facebook page had just over half the amount of members it has now. That may not seem like much of an indication of growth, but with now almost 10,000 members, we are able to reach more people than ever before. Each and every member brings [...]
by Kristy Groskopf • February 6, 2017