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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 […]

Second Chance Pet Adoptions Racing for Rescues

“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 […]

Second Chance Pet Adoptions Racing for Rescues

“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 […]

Second Chance Pet Adoptions Racing for Rescues

“Racing for Rescues” Early-bird Discount Expiring Soon & Sponsor Shout-out

Happy 5K Friday! Today’s topics: a reminder that the early-bird discount will expire soon, and a big ol’ shout-out to all of our sponsors for their support! The Racing for Rescues early-bird discount runs (see what we did there?) through 11:59pm on April 7, so you’ve got one week left to take advantage of the […]

Second Chance News

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!

Bark in the Park

First 2017 Bark in the Park is on Thursday!

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 […]

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” […]

Unleashed Spring Fling

Unleashed’s 4th Annual Spring Fling on Sunday!

Unleashed’s 4th Annual K9 Spring Fling Dog and Cat Fundraiser is a family-friendly celebration focused on helping local area animal rescue groups. Many rescue groups will be there, including Second Chance Pet Adoptions, along with lots of local vendors! Don’t miss the most popular event, the largest Doggie Easter Egg Hunt around! Thousands of eggs […]

Upcoming Events

Calendar of Events

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    Wine Walk at Lafayette Village

    6:00 pm-8:00 pm
    Lafayette Village
    8480 Honeycutt Rd, Raleigh, NC 27615, USA

    Wine Walk at Lafayette VillageVisit Lafayette Village for a Wine Walk in support of Second Chance Pet Adoptions! Participating merchants will be offering free wine tasting at their business from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Enjoy a leisurely stroll through the shops and restaurants–a great way to see all the Village has to offer–and taste some fabulous wines.

    The fee to participate is $10, with proceeds going to Second Chance. Of course, you must be at least 21 years old to partake in the tastings, but all ages are welcome to shop and savor the many restaurants. The first 100 participants will receive a commemorative wine glass – so get there early!

    Past Wine Walker? Bring your Lafayette Village Wine Glass with you and save $1!

    This event happens rain or shine!

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    Cat Adoptathon

    12:00 pm-4:00 pm
    Second Chance Pet Adoptions
    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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