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EDCAS Hires Volunteer Coordinator

It is now official, El Dorado County Animal Services has hired its first Volunteer Coordinator. With lots of energy and a smiling face Deanna Chedsey is ready to take on the task of managing the EDCAS Shelter Volunteers. Beginning in … Continue reading

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FINAL “PAWED prints” Newsletter

The final issue of PAWED’s newsletter is available here. It is a celebration of Finishing Touches and PAWED’s achievements over the years. A great big thank you to Jamie Hartshorn and Teri Mizuhara-Smith for their creation of so many excellent … Continue reading

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A Celebration of PAWED

Here is the youtube link to the video slide show shown at this event. PAWED 2000-2014  PAWED held its final fundraiser* on Saturday, December 6th, 2014 at the Shingle Springs Community Center. Meowy Christmas and Yappy Holidays (MC & YH) … Continue reading

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NEW SHELTER GRAND OPENING – Spring 2015

ALERT – the Grand Opening Celebration for the El Dorado County Animal Services new West Slope Animal Shelter has been delayed. It will take place in the Spring of 2015. More information will be posted here when it is available. … Continue reading

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2015 DOGS OF MAIN ST CALENDAR – now available

The 2015 “Dogs of Main Street” Calendar is now available. At just $15 each they are the perfect gift for any dog lover. The Bookery owner, Nancy Dunk, creates it, has it printed and sells it; donating all the proceeds … Continue reading

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THE NEW ANIMAL SERVICES FACILITY – The MOVE IS ON!

The New El Dorado County West Slope Animal Services Facility is almost done and moving day is coming. The New El Dorado County Animal Services Facility officially opens:  THURSDAY OCTOBER 16th, 2014 The address of the new facility is:    6435 … Continue reading

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EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOR PETS AND THEIR PEOPLE

Mother Nature can be very cruel and humbling. With the recent Sand and King Fires as reminders we should all take heed and make sure we are prepared in the event of an emergency or disaster. If you have never … Continue reading

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Finishing Touches – $200,000 GOAL MET

FINISHING TOUCHES WRAPS UP TODAY! It has been a very successful Finishing Touches Campaign, which began in March. As of today, September 30, we have raised all funds needed for the large animal barn, canine turf, shade sails, medical equipment for the … Continue reading

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KING FIRE EDC

28 SEPT 2014 10:30am – Everything is winding down on the King Fire. The prior inciweb page appears to be inaccessible but there is a summary page on containment and acreage here. Unless there is a significant development this will … Continue reading

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FINISHING TOUCHES in FINAL STRETCH

PAWED’s Finishing Touches Campaign is definitely in the finishing stretch with over $190,000 raised as of August 4, 2014. There is still a great opportunity to double your donation for canine turf using matching funds from a local business through … Continue reading

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