Past Events, News and Fundraisers

June 2012

Events -- McAlister's Deli









Events -- Great Scott Putting on the Dog

VIDEO SLIDESHOW -- Check out our pictures from our past event held on June 9, 2012.  Putting on the Dog was a benefit for CARA by Great Scott.  We had a great time and appreciate all of those who donated their time to make this event a success.


April 2012

Goldies Lucky 13 Cesar's Way Magazine Featuring Goldie's Lucky 13

UPDATE -- PUPPIES, PUPPIES -- Goldie's Lucky 13 all ADOPTED!!  Read the story from WLBT. View an interview by Bert Case with WLBT about Goldie's Lucky 13 Miracle Puppies being featured in Cesar's Way. Click Here

Jackson Restaurant Week

Spring Market Friday Wine Night and Women Event

March 2012

Wine Evening at Olga's Fine Dining


THE WINE TASTING BENEFIT FOR CARA, VIEW VIDEO BELOW -- We had a great turn out with 88 people in attendance.  Very special thanks to our sponsors and volunteers. We raised money for CARA while tasting great wines donated by Joe T's Wine and Spirits. We had Delta Bred cheese straws and heavy hors d'oeuvres by Olga's, plus musical entertainment by Hunter Gibson. Thank you Herrin Gear Automotive Group for hosting this special event and to Olga's Fine Dining for providing the venue.



January 2012

    Pet Rats available for Adoption
CARA was featured on Animal Planet's new hit series Confessions: Animal Hoarding. A premiere party for the Confessions: Animal Hoarding show was held on Friday night at Heroes & Dreams Comics and Collectibles. Special thanks to Jay Long for hosting the event and to Jack and Nancy Welch for planning it. Heartfelt thanks go out to everyone who contributed to make the event possible including Joe T's Wine and Spirits, Chapman's Florist, CasaBella Interiors, Tom & Liz Kepner, Custom Granite and Marble, Campbell's Bakery, Glo, Garnish Jewelry, Northside Sun, Fat Cake Guy, Lea Ann Craig, and all the volunteers who hosted. Check out our event slideshow by clicking here.  Read local Clinton News story on the recent Animal Hoarding Story -- Click here.

CARA Puppy

Pet of the Week

Cat of the Week

Cicely is a female gray and white tabby who is now 5 weeks old. She is a gentle kitten who loves to bounce around and play. Cicely was bottle-fed so she is very people friendly. If you are interested in adopting Cicely, please click on the link below. 

 Dog of the Week
Issaquena is a female Labrador mix who is 2 years old. She is very outgoing and loves other dogs. What a great family dog! If you are interested in adopting Issaquena, please click on the link below.

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