St. Charles County Fall Garage Sale

October 1, 2016  |  8am – 1pm Visit our booth (#76) at the St. Charles County Fall Garage Sale (at the Family Arena) to purchase a Stray Haven t-shirt or homemade cat toys (including catnip infused kicksticks, catnip bombs, rope toys, and fleece poms), pick up informational literature, ask questions, or to donate money or […]

Holiday Wishes: Tell Your Story to Help Us Win $100,000!

Exciting news! The Petco Foundation, in partnership with Petco, will be granting Holiday Wishes in the form of more than $750,000 in grant awards to qualified animal welfare organizations. This contest is designed to help the animal welfare organizations save more lives during the holidays and year round. So, what does that mean for us? […]

Elsie Doesn’t Need Surgery After All!

Great news! Upon further evaluation by a VSS orthopedic specialist, it was determined that Elsie does not need surgery! If you would like your donation refunded, please send an email to by 8/26/2016 with the subject line “Elsie – refund” and include information regarding the manner in which your donation was sent. If you […]

Elsie Needs Your Help to Save Her Leg!

UPDATE: We raised the funds and surgery is scheduled for 8/16/16. Elsie needs orthopedic surgery to repair a right rear femoral fracture (broken leg). The fracture is misaligned, so it needs to be reduced and aligned using pins, a plate, and cerclage (wire) to set the fracture. VSS estimates the cost of the surgery to be […]