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“$30 for 30” Over Halfway to Goal–Help More Animals Like Ms. Beasley!

THANK YOU to the donors who’ve gotten this party rolling! Just a few days into the campaign, we are already over HALFWAY to our goal of $9,000!    Your gifts, large and small, help us provide the food, shelter, and medicine our cats and dogs need to survive and thrive while they wait for their forever homes.     […]

Slickdeals Gives Back in a MAJOR Way!

One year ago, we partnered with Slickdeals, the largest deal-saving money on the internet, in their #SlickdealsGivesBack program. The deal was simple: as our supporters enjoyed great savings on their goods, we would save more animals. We asked you to sign up, to shop, and to save, and Slickdeals would donate money on your behalf. Second Chance fam, […]

Banner for 30th

$30 for 30: Second Chance Celebrates Three Decades of Saving Animals

From three women fostering animals in their backyards, to officially incorporating as a nonprofit and opening an adoption center, Second Chance Pet Adoptions has come a long way in the 30 years since we began. We have rescued over 12,000 cats and dogs. We have a facility that holds 120 animals and welcomes over 3,500 visitors per […]

2017 Evening of Pawsibilities

Evening of Pawsibilities Tickets Now On Sale!

The 17th Annual Second Chance Pet Adoptions Evening of Pawsibilities will be held at the North Ridge Country Club the evening of September 23 and tickets are on sale NOW! Join us for this gala and enjoy dinner and desserts with your fellow partners in rescue, silent and live auctions with mobile bidding, an exciting […]

The Companion July 2017

The Second Chance Companion – July 2017

Welcome to another edition of the Companion! Topics included this month: WOOHOO–IT’S INDEPENDENCE DAY! MAKE SURE YOUR HOLIDAY IS A HAPPY HOLIDAY! July 9 is National Sugar Cookie Day. Celebrate with the Sugar Cookie Scrub Down! “Adopt a Shelter Cat” Month: The Numbers Are In 17th Annual Evening of Pawsibilities: Tickets On Sale Now! Meet […]

AKC Reunite, Glover Corp, Dogtopia of Raleigh, Care First, BottleMixx

Second Chance Welcomes New Sponsors, Former Sponsors Renew Promises to Animals

Second Chance Pet Adoptions has two new partners in rescue: Glover Corporation and AKC Reunite. Glover is Second Chance’s Gold Paw sponsor, while AKC Reunite is our newest Silver Paw sponsor.   If you live and work in the Raleigh area, you’ve probably heard of a third-generation printing company: Glover Corporation…but you might not know all […]

Upcoming Events

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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