Stepping Stones mission is to broaden and enrich the educational opportunities for children ages ten and under and enhance their understanding of the world. Their wonderful museum creates an environment that inspires lifelong learning and supports parents, caregivers and educators as facilitators of children’s explorations.
The mission of America’s VetDogs is to help those who have served our country live with dignity and independence. Their dogs have touched thousands of lives – from disabled veterans, to service members deployed overseas, to their families.
VIP Petcare, established in 1990, provides affordable, high-value wellness and preventative veterinary care through Community Clinics hosted at local pet stores. Services include microchipping, vaccinations, Rx flea and tick control, heartworm prevention, testing and deworming.
Rock & Rawhide’s aim is to increase adoptions and quality of life for dogs and cats in shelters, by providing distraction therapy and noise/stress reduction through the donations of toys, tough chew items, Kongs, Nylabones, bones, rawhides, blankets and more. Dogs and cats with fun, safe and healthy distractions are less stressed, show more personality and are more likely to be adopted!
PawSafe Animal Rescue tirelessly strives for and envisions the day when every adoptable companion animal has a loving, responsible home, where no animal will suffer from abuse, neglect or ignorance.
The Connecticut Humane Society is the leading resource in the state for companion animal welfare, enriching the lives of families and communities through adoption services, medical care, education, and prevention of cruelty.
Savour the Instant is a small business started by one of our oldest customers. They have recently launched an eCard site featuring over 1200 images of their Bassett Hounds and many other local dog breeds with images throughout Fairfield. Please visit www.savourtheinstant.com
For over forty years the Danbury Animal Welfare Society, known as DAWS, has been devoted to promoting responsible pet guardianship and the humane treatment of animals. Dedicated to keeping homeless pets safe, happy and sheltered, DAWS is responsible for hundreds of successful adoptions every year. DAWS man programs, such as the Angel Pet Program, Low Cost Spay and Neuter Service, and their Trap, Neuter and Release Program provide invaluable services. DAWS is looking ahead to opening a new facility that will allow them to do even more of their wonderful work!
Pet Animal Welfare Society, known as PAWS rescues and re-homes more than 500 cats and dogs every year. PAWS began in 1962 and has continued to grow and expand, moving into their own facility in 2001. Their dedicated staff and volunteers provide shelter, medical care, and love to animals in need and work hard to find the right pet for each home and the right home for every pet.
Red Leash Rescue is a unique group that provides refuge, love and care to specifically to adult and senior dogs abandoned, surrendered or discarded in their community. Red Leash Rescue dogs are fostered in private homes where they are lovingly cared for, trained as needed and prepared for successful placement in a permanent home. RLR’s goal is to have a “Home” for adult and senior dogs where potential adopters can interact with available dogs and those unable to be adopted will have the opportunity to live the remainder of their lives as part of a pack, cherished and cared for until their natural end.