16th Annual BARCStoberfest Results!
We are so excited to announce that the 16th annual BARCStoberfest, presented by Pet Valu, raised an incredible $320,000 for the animals at BARCS! As you know, this year’s festivities were a little different—but we still found ways to celebrate our favorite parts of BARCStoberfest. We dressed up, we ran, we ate, we drank and, most importantly, we raised money to save lives. Amidst so much uncertainty in the world, our …Read More
Love at First Sneeze
This is Mandy H.'s love letter to her kitty, Ash. We adopted our cat Ash from BARCS in September 2011 when he was six months old. His original name was Graylin and they thought he was a girl! My husband is a huge Pokémon fan, and the cat is gray, so we decided on the name Ash after the Pokémon trainer. That day in September, we looked at all the cats at BARCS. I was waiting for the right cat to ‘pick me,&r…Read More
BARCS Announces Acquisition of The Buddy Foundation of Maryland
Since 2011, The Buddy Foundation of Maryland (TBFMD) has been providing resources and solutions, including lifesaving medical care, to help underprivileged families and individuals who are financially struggling to save their beloved pets. Over the years,152 dogs have been given a second chance to gain back their health and happiness while staying with their families. TBFMD has proudly partnered with local organizations, inclu…Read More