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Second 2017 Bark in the Park is on Wednesday!

The wildly popular Bark in the Park event is back for the game on April 27th! These games usually SELL OUT so get your tickets today! Human tickets for the event are priced at just $7.99, plus tax. Canine tickets are priced at $5, plus tax. Proceeds from the canine tickets will be donated to […]

Brixx Pizza Fundraiser this Thursday!

Enjoy a lunch or dinner at Brixx Pizza’s Bradford location in Cary on Thursday, May 25, 2017, and save some lives at the same time! Simply download and bring in this flyer and Brixx will donate money to the animals of Second Chance on your behalf!  

Pets in Print: Second Chance in 919 Magazine

Why, who’s that on the cover of the most recent issue of 919 Magazine?! It’s our Director, Lisa! So excited to finally reveal that Second Chance was selected for a feature story and got to enjoy a photo shoot around the Center.  Pick up a copy near you and see our feature on pages 30-33 […]

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!

New cat cages from Petco

Thanks to Petco for our New Cat Cages!

We’re thrilled to finally show off our new kitty condos provided by the Petco Foundation! In this video, we explain how they help us take in more cats and provide the cats with a better quality of life. 🙂  

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 […]

Upcoming Events

Sat 5/27 – Cat Adoptathon

Mon 5/29 – Closed for Memorial Day

Wed 5/31 – Second Bark in the Park with the Durham Bulls

Sat 6/3 – Cat Adoptathon

Sat 6/3 – BarkHappy Summer Pawty

Sat 6/10 – Cat Adoptathon

Sat 6/17 – Dog Wash Fundraiser

Sat 6/17 – Cat Adoptathon

Sat 6/17 – Dog Adoption Event

Sat 6/24 – Cat Adoptathon

Sat 6/24 – BarkHappy Pups ‘n Pints Party

Calendar of Events

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  • 12:00 pm-4:00 pm
    02/04/2017

    6003 Chapel Hill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    6003 Chapel Hill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    Come on out to Second Chance to meet your new furry family member! Our foster kittens (6 months and younger) will be on-site to meet their new forever families, too!

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  • 12:00 pm-4:00 pm
    02/11/2017

    6003 Chapel Hill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    6003 Chapel Hill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    Come on out to Second Chance to meet your new furry family member! Our foster kittens (6 months and younger) will be on-site to meet their new forever families, too!

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  • 2:30 pm-5:30 pm
    02/11/2017

    8111 Creedmoor Rd, #153, Raleigh, NC 27613, USA

    8111 Creedmoor Rd, #153, Raleigh, NC 27613, USA

    Paws and Pours at BottleMixx

    This annual wine-tasting event is back! If you’re looking for a unique Valentine’s date, a fine new wine to savor, a fun and interesting activity, or a great time for a great cause, Paws and Pours is the way to go! Come and meet some of our adoptable animals while enjoying a selection of delicious wines paired with cheeses and crackers.

    Can’t arrive at 2:30 or stay until 5:30? No worries–this 3-hour window allows you to come in whenever is convenient for you! (For large groups or wine clubs, please contact Ellen at ellen@bottlemixx.com for more details.)

    Want to bring your favorite wines home? Get them on sale after the event! Enjoy a 10% discount on 1-5 bottles, 15% on 6-11 bottles, and 20% on 12 or more bottles!

    Tickets are $20 per person. All ticket sales proceeds go to help the animals of Second Chance Pet Adoptions.

    Special thanks to our friends at BottleMixx for hosting this event, as well as matching and donating tips!

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  • 11:00 am-9:00 pm
    02/17/2017

    500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC 27601, USA

    500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC 27601, USA

    Stop by our booth (#838) at the Downtown Raleigh Home Show! We’ll have some adoptable cats for you to visit with, homemade dog soap and lovely keychains for sale, info about our rescue and upcoming events, and raffle prizes to give away at the end of the weekend!

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  • 10:00 am-9:00 pm
    02/18/2017

    500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC 27601, USA

    500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC 27601, USA

    Stop by our booth (#838) at the Downtown Raleigh Home Show! We’ll have some adoptable cats for you to visit with, homemade dog soap and lovely keychains for sale, info about our rescue and upcoming events, and raffle prizes to give away at the end of the weekend!

  • 11:00 am-3:00 pm
    02/18/2017

    7414 Creedmoor Road Raleigh, NC 27613

    7414 Creedmoor Road Raleigh, NC 27613

    Love a clean pup, but dread bath time? Have a better weekend: let Second Chance clean your dog! Come on out to Unleashed on Creedmoor between 11am and 3pm and have your dog bathed for a suggested $10 donation per dog.

  • 12:00 pm-4:00 pm
    02/18/2017

    6003 Chapel Hill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    6003 Chapel Hill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    Come on out to Second Chance to meet your new furry family member! Our foster kittens (6 months and younger) will be on-site to meet their new forever families, too!

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  • 12:00 pm-2:00 pm
    02/18/2017

    6464 Tryon Rd, Cary, NC 27518, USA

    6464 Tryon Rd, Cary, NC 27518, USA

    Meet adoptable dogs from 12PM to 2PM at:

    PHYDEAUX

    6464 Tryon Road

    Cary, NC 27518

    Phone: (919) 977-7103

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  • 10:00 am-6:00 pm
    02/19/2017

    500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC 27601, USA

    500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC 27601, USA

    Stop by our booth (#838) at the Downtown Raleigh Home Show! We’ll have some adoptable cats for you to visit with, homemade dog soap and lovely keychains for sale, info about our rescue and upcoming events, and raffle prizes to give away at the end of the weekend!

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  • All day
    02/23/2017

    In honor of the upcoming 23rd National Spay Day (a day you never knew you always wanted to celebrate!), grab lunch or dinner on Feb. 23 at Brixx Pizza – Bradford or Brixx Pizza – Parkside Town Commons to benefit the animals of Second Chance Pet Adoptions! Brixx will donate $3 for every adult pizza and $1 for every kid’s pizza–at NO extra cost to you!

    To make sure homeless animals benefit from your purchase, please download and print this flyer (right click to open link in new tab and then save) and bring it with you! (You do not need to fill it out in advance.)

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  • 12:00 pm-4:00 pm
    02/25/2017

    6003 Chapel Hill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    6003 Chapel Hill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    Come on out to Second Chance to meet your new furry family member! Our foster kittens (6 months and younger) will be on-site to meet their new forever families, too!

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