August 2021

Good day everyone – we hope you enjoy reading our August newsletter!

Charity Dog Wash – Mark this date in your calendar for our 7th annual charity dog wash – Sunday, August 15 from 11am to 2pm! Bring your pup in and for a $35 minimum cash donation they will be pampered with an all-natural shampoo, towel dry and nail trim! Proceeds of this event are donated to Finding Them Homes.

FTH will have raffle draws, BBQ lunch, and some of their adoptable dogs will be here for a meet and greet!

Local craft vendors will be on hand selling their products with a percentage of sales donated to the rescue.

FTH August Fundraiser – We have a Crafters Market Fundraiser on that with products from local small businesses/vendors with a portion of sales being donated to Finding Them Homes rescue.

Our current vendors Norwex and Nancy Schoutsen are featured from August 3 to 28. Check out their amazing items in both reception areas. We hope you are able to find something you love!

Precious Paws Rescue Sunset Yoga – Tranquil Corners Yoga Studio https://tranquilyoga.ca/ is having a sunset yoga class on Friday, August 20 at 7pm at our place. Check out the benefits of yoga and enjoy an amazing sunset! Everyone is welcome regardless of your yoga skill level – join in even if you want to check yoga out for the first time! Registration is $25 for an hour class. E-transfer to info@theeplaceforpaws.com and use password SUNSET. Proceeds from this event will be donated to Precious Paws Rescue!

Plan Ahead Now – We have noted in each of our monthly newsletters this year about dates in September that we will be closed. Please start making arrangements now if you need care for your pet during this time. The dates we are not available are Saturday, September 11 to Sunday, September 19. We will re-open for regular business hours on Monday, September 20.

Christmas/New Years – Please make note when we are closed for the Christmas/New Years holidays:

December 24 – open for regular business hours

December 25, 25, 26, 27 – closed

December 28, 29, 30, 31 – open for regular business hours

January 1, 2, 3 – closed

January 4 onward – open for regular business hours

Facebook – Have you visited our Facebook page? We keep you updated with news, weekly photos, videos, and events. Follow this link - www.facebook.com/TheePlaceForPawsPetRetreat to the page!

While you are there we invite you to write a recommendation – many new clients find us through Facebook and seeing your reviews really helps! Feel free to “like” anything on the page and if you have questions you can message us directly. Enjoy seeing all the fun we have around here!

Mark These Dates In Your Calendar – Please mark these dates in your calendars that we will have limited services or will be closed. We will remind you of these dates in each monthly newsletter:

Thursday, January 13, 2022 – daycare services available; all boarding dogs to be picked up

Friday, Jan. 14 to Monday, Jan. 17, 2022 – closed to the public (re-open for regular hours on Jan. 18)

There will be other dates throughout the year that are not listed here we will let you know about (statutory holidays for example). We will always keep you informed of these dates!

That’s all for now…thank you everyone for all your support and friendship – we appreciate it!