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Raleigh Brewing Supports Second Chance in #BrewToTheRescue

This week, local breweries are pairing up with animal shelters and then facing off to see who can raise the most money for animals in need! Right down the road from Second Chance, Raleigh Brewing Company has selected us as their beneficiary and are raising money on our behalf. Click HERE to support their fundraising […]

Sponsored Pet Packages – Valentine’s Gift on Sale Now!

UPDATE: WE ARE SOLD OUT! Thank you, everyone, for the support! Quantities are limited and Cupid’s on a delivery deadline, so don’t delay–order your sponsored pet packages today! These life-saving gifts are delivered directly to your recipient in time for Valentine’s Day and the packages have (literally) never been sweeter! This $25 gift includes: A photo […]

“Paws & Pours” Tickets on Sale Now!

Paws & Pours at BottleMixx A Wine-Tasting Event to Benefit Second Chance Pet Adoptions This annual wine-tasting event is back! If you’re looking for a unique Valentine’s date, a fine new wine to savor, or even just a fun and interesting activity, Paws & Pours at BottleMixx is the way to go! On February 10 […]

A Video in Celebration of our 30th Anniversary

  THIS IS IT…Our 30th anniversary comes to a close today, and what a year it’s been! You’ve been there every step of the way, so we made a little something for you: a video that features the almost 500 cats and dogs that were adopted in 2017! It’s our way of saying thanks for making […]

Second Chance Announces New Program: “Heeling Hearts” for Heartworm-Positive Dogs

After announcing our new animal transport program, Hearts to Home, last week, Second Chance is thrilled to announce the addition of another exciting program that will save the lives of at least 40 dogs in 2018! The Heeling Hearts program will address the very common—and fatal—condition of heartworm disease in dogs. Heartworms, which are transmitted through mosquitoes, primarily target […]

Second Chance Announces New Program: “Hearts to Home” Animal Transport

Second Chance Pet Adoptions is proud to announce our newest program, Hearts to Home Animal Transport.  While adoption rates for both cats and dogs in Wake County and adjoining counties have improved in recent years, the hard-working staff at county shelters still do not have the room to save every stray and abandoned animal that comes through their […]

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Calendar of Events

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  • 12:00 pm-4:00 pm
    03/03/2018

    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
    03/10/2018

    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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  • 6:00 pm-8:00 pm
    03/15/2018

    8480 Honeycutt Rd, Raleigh, NC 27615, USA

    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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  • 11:00 am-3:00 pm
    03/17/2018

    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.

    PLEASE NOTE: While we have traditionally held these washes on the third Saturday of each month, and will do so January-March 2018, starting in April 2018, we will be moving the wash to the third Sunday of the month. They will be on Sundays in April, May, and June; July-December washes will be scheduled in late June.

  • 12:00 pm-4:00 pm
    03/17/2018

    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!

  • 12:00 pm-2:00 pm
    03/17/2018

    6464 Tryon Rd, Cary, NC 27518, USA

    6464 Tryon Rd, Cary, NC 27518, USA

    Come on out to Phydeaux (Cary) to meet your new furry family member! Our foster dogs will be on-site to meet their forever families!

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  • 12:00 pm-4:00 pm
    03/24/2018

    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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  • All day
    03/26/2018-03/31/2018

    1400 Edwards Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    1400 Edwards Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    The Carolina Hurricanes are hosting a Pet Supply Drive benefiting Second Chance Pet Adoptions from Monday, March 26 to Saturday, March 31. Fans who donate much-needed pet supplies will be entered to win an autographed prize. Donations will be accepted at the VIP entrance of PNC Arena during normal business hours and at all entrances for the home games that week. (Psst–coming to the March 31 game? Arrive early and find us–and some of our adoptable animals!–at the South Plaza Party!)

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  • All day
    03/27/2018-03/31/2018

    1400 Edwards Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    1400 Edwards Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    The Carolina Hurricanes are hosting a Pet Supply Drive benefiting Second Chance Pet Adoptions from Monday, March 26 to Saturday, March 31. Fans who donate much-needed pet supplies will be entered to win an autographed prize. Donations will be accepted at the VIP entrance of PNC Arena during normal business hours and at all entrances for the home games that week. (Psst–coming to the March 31 game? Arrive early and find us–and some of our adoptable animals!–at the South Plaza Party!)

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  • All day
    03/28/2018-03/31/2018

    1400 Edwards Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    1400 Edwards Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    The Carolina Hurricanes are hosting a Pet Supply Drive benefiting Second Chance Pet Adoptions from Monday, March 26 to Saturday, March 31. Fans who donate much-needed pet supplies will be entered to win an autographed prize. Donations will be accepted at the VIP entrance of PNC Arena during normal business hours and at all entrances for the home games that week. (Psst–coming to the March 31 game? Arrive early and find us–and some of our adoptable animals!–at the South Plaza Party!)

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  • All day
    03/29/2018-03/31/2018

    1400 Edwards Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    1400 Edwards Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    The Carolina Hurricanes are hosting a Pet Supply Drive benefiting Second Chance Pet Adoptions from Monday, March 26 to Saturday, March 31. Fans who donate much-needed pet supplies will be entered to win an autographed prize. Donations will be accepted at the VIP entrance of PNC Arena during normal business hours and at all entrances for the home games that week. (Psst–coming to the March 31 game? Arrive early and find us–and some of our adoptable animals!–at the South Plaza Party!)

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  • All day
    03/30/2018-03/31/2018

    1400 Edwards Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    1400 Edwards Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    The Carolina Hurricanes are hosting a Pet Supply Drive benefiting Second Chance Pet Adoptions from Monday, March 26 to Saturday, March 31. Fans who donate much-needed pet supplies will be entered to win an autographed prize. Donations will be accepted at the VIP entrance of PNC Arena during normal business hours and at all entrances for the home games that week. (Psst–coming to the March 31 game? Arrive early and find us–and some of our adoptable animals!–at the South Plaza Party!)

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  • All day
    03/31/2018-03/31/2018

    1400 Edwards Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    1400 Edwards Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    The Carolina Hurricanes are hosting a Pet Supply Drive benefiting Second Chance Pet Adoptions from Monday, March 26 to Saturday, March 31. Fans who donate much-needed pet supplies will be entered to win an autographed prize. Donations will be accepted at the VIP entrance of PNC Arena during normal business hours and at all entrances for the home games that week. (Psst–coming to the March 31 game? Arrive early and find us–and some of our adoptable animals!–at the South Plaza Party!)

  • 12:00 pm-4:00 pm
    03/31/2018

    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!

  • 5:00 pm-7:00 pm
    03/31/2018

    1400 Edwards Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    1400 Edwards Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607, USA

    The Carolina Hurricanes will be throwing pre-game parties on the South Plaza of PNC Arena for select home games during the 2017-18 season. On the final day of the pet supply drive benefiting Second Chance Pet Adoptions the week of March 26-31, Second Chance will be out at the South Plaza Party with some adoptable animals! The party will also include live music, games, food, and more. Each party starts two hours before game time, so get there early!

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