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Meet Kaitlyn Thomas: Community Pet Program Coordinator
Sep 14

Meet Kaitlyn Thomas: Community Pet Program Coordinator

  When Kaitlyn Thomas started her new job at BARCS as Community Pet Program Coordinator on April 23, “I felt like I had come home,” she says, “The BARCS community and this new position are a perfect fit for me.” “I am passionate about social justice,” Kaitlyn explains. Her job at BARCS allows her to combine this love of working to make communities better with her love of cats and dogs. …

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The Best Dog Ever
Sep 8

The Best Dog Ever

  We recently received this beautiful letter from adopter Amanda Burgess. Here is her story about her beloved pup Grayson... Today, I want to tell you about the best dog ever. I adopted Grayson from BARCS in 2013, and it was the best decision I have ever made. I got Grayson because my previous dog, Lucius, was sick and I wanted him to have a buddy before he passed away. So, eight years ago around Easter, I brought Grayson home. His pr…

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Chico's Story
Aug 19

Chico's Story

  In late June, BARCS welcomed 15-year-old Chico into our care. He was found by a kind citizen while they were out walking; Chico ended up following them home! This big-hearted person kept Chico in their care for 10 days while they tried to find his human to no avail. During our intake examination, we scanned Chico for a microchip, and we were delighted to see he had one. Unfortunately, the phone numbers associated with the chip weren…

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