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MurphyJune
Hi folks, it is me Murphy, and I am looking for a family. I was given to the shelter by my old family; they could not care for me any longer. Shelter life is a bit of a shock for me, there are quite a few animals here. I get along with dogs but have never lived with cats. I really am a people pooch; I love to be with them. I suppose that is because I am part Lab and they are known as people pleasers and part Australian Cattle dog; they are known for their intelligence. So I guess I am a people pleasing brainiac! You should know I am neutered and house trained too. I wouldn’t mind if my new family has kids because I like them. I just really want to leave the shelter and get on with life because to be honest I am not happy unless I am part of a family. A family can be just you and me or you, me, the spouse and kids. Is there room for one more at your house? I had a very scary experience, I was abandoned. I waited and waited for them to come back for me and was shocked that they just left me in a hot trailer like an old piece of furniture. As you can imagine, I was scared, hungry and most of all sad. I am putting that experience behind me and am hopeful to find someone that will never leave me or forget about me. I am friendly with other cats and dogs as well. Kids are fine too. The staff here says I am lovable and I guess I am. I am happiest when I have a person or family to look after. I take my role as a family member seriously and will do my best to protect and love you; can anyone do the same for me? Please don’t make me wait much longer, I just want to go home...with you!

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Our Wish List

 

Stretch and Scratch for cats

Kuranda Beds

Kong toys

Cat Treats

Cat Flea Medicine (Advantage-Hartz-Sergeant)

Baking Soda

Kitty Litter

Canned Dog and Cat Food

30 Gallon Garbage Cans with Lids

Pet Safe Salt

Creamy Peanut Butter

Chewie Toys

Stamps

Gas Cards for the Humane Officer's truck

Foster homes

Volunteer Dog Walkers

Cat Cuddlers


Monetary Donations are also needed

Please send to:

Humane Society of Somerset County
P.O. Box 182
Somerset, PA 15501



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SHELTER HOURS

Sun, Mon, Tues, Thurs, Friday & Sat: 12-5 PM
Closed Wednesdays


URGENTLY NEEDED!!

The shelter is in urgent need of blankets, towels, bleach, large garbage bags, powdered puppy milk and canned puppy and dog food. Thank you.


UPCOMING EVENTS

Girls Night Out Restyled
The Hayloft
July 8, 6:30 PM



Manicures * Hairstyling * Massages * Entertainment * Cocktails * Hors d'oeuvres * Basket Raffle * Vendor Marketplace * Live Auction

Tickets are $25 and are available at the shelter, Angelitto's Hair Co. and Broken Spoke Mercantile. Must be 21 years of age or older to attend. Download our
flyer (PDF).

Premier Golf Outing
Indian Lake Private Golf Course
August 8, 11:30 AM

Four-Man Scramble Format. Price is $100 per person and includes a mixed grill lunch, golf cart, steak dinner and beverages on the course. Lunch is at 11:30 am, shotgun start is at 1 pm and steak dinner served at 6 pm. Skill prizes will be awarded as well as prizes for the winning foursome. To register or to become a sponsor, please call 233-4950.

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Help reduce the number of animals in shelters! If anyone is interested in sponsoring one of our shelter pets to be spayed or neutered please call us at 814-443-2121 for details. Thank you.


FOSTER CARE

Some of our animals are in foster homes. Please call ahead if there is someone in particular you wish to meet in case we need to make arrangements with the foster family. Thank you.


DOG WALKERS NEEDED!!

We are in need of volunteer dog walkers. Walkers must be at least 18 and able to handle energetic dogs. Call us at 814-443-2121 if you are able to help! Thank you.






Volunteer Dog Walkers Needed

Please help!  We need volunteers to help us exercise the dogs.  We try to walk the dogs each day to provide them with the exercise and attention they so desperately need.  You can volunteer as little or as much as you like.  If you would be interested in helping us care for our animal guests, please call the shelter at 814-443-2121.


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