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Job Opening: Adoption Counselor

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Enjoy working with people? Love animals? Looking for a job where you can do both? Well we’re looking for you!
We are currently seeking to hire a fun, energetic person for a part-time Adoption Counselor position. Candidate would work Friday-Monday, with slightly varying hours, 25-30 hours per week. Duties include providing excellent customer service via email, on the phone and in person; handling animals of all sizes/breeds/temperaments; keeping animal records up to date; and other office duties.
Candidates must be outgoing and enjoying working with people just as much as they love working with animals. Must have experience with Microsoft Word, as well as Facebook, and feel comfortable learning how to use our Animal Shelter Manager software. A valid ND or MN driver’s license is also required.
For more information on this position, or to apply, please email Heather Clyde at hclyde@homewardonline.org. Applications/resumes will be accepted until Wednesday, January 11th.

Giving Hearts Day 2017

Please visit www.givingheartsday.org on February 9th and support the homeless pets of Homeward Animal Shelter.  Gifts of $10 or more will be matched by our generous sponsors.

When you give on Giving Hearts Day, the impact of your gift is multiplied. During this one day only event, our generous sponsors will match online gifts and checks of $10 or more, up to $50,000. To make a secure online donation to the homeless cats and dogs of Homeward Animal Shelter and have it matched, simply visit www.givingheartsday.org on February 9th. If you choose to send a check, checks of $10 or more must be received by the organization on or before February 9 and must be dated February 9, 2017.

The pawsibilities are endless when you open your heart on Giving Hearts Day. Remember, these paws depend on you. #GivingHearts17

Our Matching Gift Sponsors:
Abodz FM
Corwin Automotive Group
Green Team Realty
Frank & JoAndrea Larson
Patrick Luger, MD
John & Elise Leitch

Giving Hearts Days is a 24-hour online giving event hosted by Dakota Medical Foundation, Impact Foundation and Alex Stern Family Foundation.  Click here for more information on Giving Hearts Day.

 

We Will Be Closed Dec. 23rd-26th for the Holidays

Homeward Animal Shelter will be closed December 23rd through December 26th. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience.

Happy Holidays from everyone at Homeward Animal Shelter! We look forward to serving you again after the Christmas holiday.

Keep Your Pets Safe From The Cold

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Baby, it’s cold outside! With the frigid temps and dangerous wind chills that are upon us this weekend, we want to remind everyone to please bring your pets inside.

Black Furday Special November 28-December 4th

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This week only, all of our dogs and cats that are at least 75% black in color will have their adoption fees reduced to just $35. Now is a great time to add a “black pearl” to your family and give the cats and dogs that are often overlooked the chance to get into loving homes this week! Stop up to the shelter to see all the black furbabies waiting for homes before Sunday, December 4th!

Wags, Whiskers & Wine

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Join us for the 7th Annual Wags, Whiskers & Wine!

Wags, Whiskers & Wine is a silent/live auction and wine tasting event to raise money for the shelter animals.

WHEN:                  Friday, October 28, 2016

TIME:                    6-9 p.m.

WHERE:                NDSU Alumni Center

The evening will include:
 
A wine tasting by Happy Harry’s
 
Delicious food by:
– Breadsmith
– Chef’s Table Catering
– Fantasies in Frosting
– Fargo Country Club
– Freddy’s Lefse
– Hornbacher’s
– Maxwell’s
– Johnny Carino’s
– MSUM Catering
– Nichole’s Fine Pastry
– Old Broadway
– Red River Coffee Co.
– Rhombus Guys
 
A cash bar by Johnny Carino’s Fargo. (Cash Only, No ATM on site)
 
Music by Bill Law & Friends
 
And many remarkable items featured in our silent and live auction; all while supporting the shelter animals!
Live Auction – 7 p.m.
Silent Auction Closes at 8:20 p.m.

Featured live auction item:  Autographed Carson Wentz Eagles Jersey donated by BlackRidgeBANK.

Click here to purchase tickets or call 701-364-9013.  Tickets are $50 and are 100% tax deductible.  Dress is business casual.

Event Title Sponsors:  Happy Harry’s Bottle Shops, Corwin Automotive Group, and Patrick Luger, MD

 

Adopt-Ober-Fest

Celebrate Adopt-Ober-Fest by finding your new best friend!  All adoption fees will be reduced by $50 October 8th-16th.  Stop in and find your new furry friend today!

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Early Bird Tickets

Plato wants to remind you that time is almost up to get your Early Bird Tickets to Wags, Whiskers & Wine for only $40!  Tickets go up to the regular $50 rate on October 1st.  Don’t miss out on the deal, click here and get your tickets today!  Tickets are 100% tax deductible.

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Labor of Love Promotion

$50 Felines – Don’t miss out on the Labor of Love adoption promotion running now thru Sept. 12th!

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Wags, Whiskers & Wine

2016-www-postcard-for-web

Join us for the 7th Annual Wags, Whiskers & Wine event to support the homeless cats & dogs of Homeward Animal Shelter!

Wags, Whiskers & Wine is a silent/live auction and wine tasting event to raise money for the shelter animals.

WHEN:                  Friday, October 28, 2016

TIME:                    6-9 p.m.

WHERE:                NDSU Alumni Center

The evening will include:
 
A wine tasting by Happy Harry’s
 
Delicious food by:
– Breadsmith
– Chef’s Table Catering
– Fantasies in Frosting
– Fargo Country Club
– Freddy’s Lefse
– Hornbacher’s
–  Johnny Carino’s
– Maxwell’s
– MSUM Catering
– Nichole’s Fine Pastry
– Old Broadway
– Red River Coffee Co.
– Rhombus Guys
 
A cash bar by Johnny Carino’s Fargo. (Cash Only, No ATM on site)
 
Music by Bill Law & Friends
 
And many remarkable items featured in our silent and live auction; all while supporting the shelter animals!

Featured auction item:  Autographed Carson Wentz Eagles Jersey donated by BlackRidgeBANK.

Click here to purchase tickets or call 701-364-9013.  Tickets are $50 and are 100% tax deductible.  Dress is business casual.

Event Title Sponsors:  Happy Harry’s Bottle Shops, Corwin Automotive Group, and Patrick Luger, MD