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Special 30th Anniversary Merchandise to Debut at 5K

On May 7, we kick off our 30th anniversary celebration at Racing for Rescues! We’re getting the party started with brand new commemorative merchandise featuring our special 30th anniversary logo, seen above.   On Sale at the Merch Booth May 7:   T-shirts Hoodies Drawstring Backpack Totes Coffee Mugs Dog Leashes Collapsible Water Bowls for Dogs […]

Last Day for 5K / 2K / Family Reunion T-Shirt Orders!

and Today is the LAST DAY to register for the Racing for Rescues 5K Run/2K Walk and the first-ever Second Chance Family Reunion to guarantee a shirt in your size! We are ordering extras for those who register between April 25 and the event itself (May 7, when on-site registration will still be accepted), but we cannot guarantee […]

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“Racing for Rescues” Our First Ever Family Reunion–Join Us!

Happy 5K Friday! Today we’re talking about the first-ever Second Chance Family Reunion! Our 2017 Racing for Rescues event marks the start of Second Chance’s 30th anniversary celebration! Since 1987, Second Chance has helped more than 12,000 cats and dogs find their forever homes, so to celebrate, we’re hosting a Family Reunion for all of […]

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“Racing for Rescues” Early-bird Discount Ends and Family Reunion Opens

Happy 5K Friday! We’ll keep this one short and sweet: register now to save money! (Treat yourself to spring raffle tickets with that cash instead! You could win big!) The Racing for Rescues early-bird discount ENDS TONIGHT at 11:59pm EST, so register by the end of the day to take advantage of the deal! What […]

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Yappy Hour at Blackfinn Ameripub

Yappy Hour at Blackfinn Ameripub this Sunday!

Sunday, April 30, is “National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day”! Celebrate with Blackfinn Ameripub and Second Chance Pet Adoptions! Stop by Blackfinn and bring your furry friends for an afternoon on the patio. Enjoy drink and food specials for you and tons of treats and goodies for the pups! We’ll be out there with adoptable […]

Barks n' Brews Party

BarkHappy Barks ‘n Brews Party at Pourworks this Sunday!

Calling all Raleigh dog lovers! It’s time to celebrate spring the BarkHappy way at the Barks ‘n Brews Party to benefit Second Chance Pet Adoptions! Grab your friendly, well-behaved, leashed pup and join BarkHappy for a pawty like no other at Pourworks! Pourworks is providing pints at half-off, and pups in attendance will have a great […]

Indy Week Nominates Second Chance as Best

We’re Indy Week “Best of” Finalists–Vote for Us!

Second Chance is honored to be selected as Indy Week “Best of the Triangle” finalists–in two categories! We need your help to win! Please vote for us in the categories “Best Place to Adopt a Pet” and “Best Nonprofit in Wake County” (both under Services). You can vote here until May 8!

April 2017 Companion

The Second Chance Companion – April 2017

Welcome to another edition of the Companion! Topics included this month: Second Chance is SPRINGING into Spring! New events include Lafayette Village Wine Walk, Unleashed Spring Fling, Bark in the Park, Yappy Hour at Blackfinn and Barks ‘n Brews at Pourworks! Vote at Indy Week for Second Chance as “Best Place to Adopt a Pet” […]

Upcoming Events

Sat 4/29 – Cat Adoptathon

Sun 4/30 – BarkHappy Barks ‘n Brews Party

Sun 4/30 – Yappy Hour at Blackfinn

Sat 5/6 – Cat Adoptathon

Sun 5/7 – Racing for Rescues 5k run/walk

Sat 5/13 – Cat Adoptathon

Sat 5/20 – Dog Wash Fundraiser

Sat 5/20 – Dog Adoption Event

Sat 5/20 – Cat Adoptathon

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