Upcoming Events and Fundraisers
Cutest Pet Calendars: Need your monthly dose of cuteness? Stop by the shelter to pick up your Cutest Pet Calendar for 2018 anytime during our open hours. $12 per Calendar.
Greeting Cards: Our volunteer photographer, Melinda Marconi, has started a new project! Shelter pet greeting cards are now available either at the shelter or by contacting Melinda directly through her Facebook page, supplies are limited so get yours soon! For each card sold individually, she will donate $0.25 and $1 for every pack of 4 sold to the shelter. Now you can support both your local animal shelter as well as a local photographer.
Salsa's Mexican Grill: To be held on May 24th starting at 11:00 am in St. Marys at 239 Brussels St. A portion of all proceeds will benefit the Elk County Humane Society. Every meal will include a complementary margarita or Straub beer with valid photo ID.
Rabies Clinic: To be held on June 9th from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at the shelter. The cost of the shot is $10 per animal. Please bring last year's rabies certificate to receive a 3 year certificate. We will also be offering discounted microchips at $10 per chip during this time. All dogs must be kept on a leash and all cats must be kept in carriers at all times.
Kitten Shower: Our annual Kitten Shower and Open House is to be held on July 21st from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the shelter. There will be lots of raffle prizes, games, snacks and much more! We will be collecting donations to prepare for this year's "Kitten Season".
ABATE Dice Run: To be held on Saturday, August 25th. Keep checking back for more information as the date gets closer.
Cutest Pet Contest: Our annual partnership with the St. Marys Dairy Queen will be starting soon! Starting date to be announced.
“Bean and Bug – Protect & Respect”: A Children’s Book written by Ridgway native Dr. Kathleen Fernan. Dr. Fernan is donating all proceeds from the books that are acquired at the shelter to the Elk County Humane Society. There are a limited amount of books that are presently at the shelter that can be yours for a donation of $14.95. The books are also available on Amazon.com and a portion of these proceeds also benefit the shelter.
Wilcox Winery: They're at it again! The Wilcox Winery will be selling Jello Shots for $1.00 each all year to benefit the shelter. Keep your eyes peels for more information on their many events to come: Glass Painting Night on May 18th, and the Wine & Whiskers Event on October 20th
Microchipping for Cats and Dogs
The Elk County Humane Society offers micro-chipping for cats and dogs. The cost of the chip is $35.00.
Microchips are the safest and most reliable option to bring your beloved kitty or puppy home should he or she ever get lost. It is a simple injection to implant the chip that will provide a lifetime of protection for your pet.
Feline Spay and Neuter Clinics
Call (814) 834-3247 to get on our list for our next Feline Spay and Neuter Clinic.