(The following is a press release from Southern Cross Animal Rescue, which is teaming up with Animal Rescue League on a an angel tree project for pets. For more details, call SCAR at 601-433-5807 or ARL at 601-649-0821.)
Support your local animal shelter by choosing an angel off the Laurel PetSense angel tree. Purchase a homemade ornament off the tree for $3 as a keepsake of the shelter pet you helped this Christmas. On the back of the ornament is a wish list. Items purchased for the animals can be brought to PetSense.
Southern Cross Animal Rescue and Animal Rescue League are teaming up for the holiday angel tree/supply drive. Below is a list of supplies both shelters always need. These items can be dropped off at PetSense. At the end of each week during the holiday season, the store manager will divide the donations evenly between SCAR and ARL.
Supplies always needed: bleach, liquid laundry detergent, fabric softener, dryer sheets, blue Dawn, paper towels, antibacterial wipes, antibacterial multi-surface cleaners, large garbage bags, new or gently used towels and blankets, cat litter, metal poop scoopers, puppy pads, new or gently used leashes, topical flea/tick treatment, wet cat and dog food, metal food bowls, pump up sprayers, water hoses/nozzles, 5.5-10 quart galvanized buckets, chewable heartworm preventative, rawhides/Nyla bones.