Entries by Rachel Cronmiller

Allison Paris to Leave Second Chance; New Dog Program Manager Hired

It is with mixed emotions that we share the news that Allison Paris, our Dog Program Manager, is leaving Second Chance. With her strong commitment to the welfare of the animals, Allison has made significant contributions across both the dog and cat programs. She has been responsible for the rescue and rehoming of over 1,000 […]

Dog Days Vendor Application Deadline Extended to Oct. 4!

Around 1,000 people–including children–will come through with their dogs at Dog Days of Cary at Bond Park on Sat., Oct. 7, 2017 (9am-1pm). Affordable vendor spaces still available–$30 for a 10′ x 10′ space! Be a part of it: email Rachel@secondchancenc.org to reserve your spot by October 4!

Melvin’s Unexpected Passing

Dear friends,   We are terribly saddened to announce the unexpected passing of Melvin, our sweet and fluffy senior pup, who was found on the side of Highway 1 on August 23. Melvin had been hospitalized for a short time to stabilize him and to evaluate him for possible injuries. Although he had some pain […]

An Update on Melvin: Rescued by Us, Supported by YOU!

AN UPDATE ON MELVIN: Rescued by Us, Supported by YOU!   Those of you who have followed along with our website and social media updates over the last week are familiar with Melvin’s tail… er, tale: standing frozen on the side of busy Highway 1 during the morning commute, Melvin was spotted by a Second Chance […]

Under Two Weeks Left to Buy Early-Bird Tickets or Donate Items!

Purchase Your Ticket Now to Receive a FREE  Cocktail, Wine, or Beer! Don’t Delay! If you’re joining us for our 17th annual gala, why not start the night off right? Anyone who purchases a ticket by 11:59 p.m. on September 1–that’s now less than two weeks away!–will receive a free ticket for a complimentary beverage, so why not get yours now while it’s […]

Second Chance Says Goodbye to Sparkly-Eyed Billy

Dear friends,   It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of Billy, who was one our very special Second Chance kitties. Many of you may know him, but for those who don’t, Billy came to Second Chance in late October of 2014, after Wake County Animal Center reached out to us […]