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Foster Informational Meeting!

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Have you ever considered becoming a foster home but have questions on how it works or need more information?  If so please come to an informational meeting on fostering for Prairie’s Edge Humane Society, Thursday, October 23rd from 6-7 pm at 680 Professional Drive, Northfield (our new shelter facility).  We will cover all aspects of fostering and honestly answer any concerns.  This is a no pressure, no obligation way to learn more about the joys of fostering.  Plus, we will have snacks!  Here are a few photos of some of our current and past foster animals in their foster homes or with their fosters at events.

Posing Paws Pet Photos!

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It’s time for Posing Paws!  

Saturday, November 15th – 10am – 3 pm

Sunday, November 16th  – 11am – 2 pm

 BY APPOINTMENT ONLY! Call 507-664-1035 (Prairie’s Edge Humane Society) to make an appointment.

Photo sessions will be held at Schrader Art & Photography studio, 15 Hester St. E. – Dundas, MN 55019

$30 per session payable to Prairie’s Edge Humane Society at the time you arrive for your photo session. We accept cash, check or credit card.  All proceeds benefit the Prairie’s Edge Humane Society.

You will receive a CD with all of your photos prior to leaving, so that you may print your own photos as you wish. You will be provided with a copyright release.

The photographer, who is donating her time and studio, will be offering special pricing on photo packages if purchased that day from her as well, which will include editing and touchups, you will be able to take your CD with you and view the photos, then email her with the photo numbers that you wish to use for your order, however you must pay for your order that day.

Please arrive on time for your session or your session may be cancelled!  Late arrivals affect sessions scheduled after you!

All pets must be either leashed or in a carrier when first arriving for your photo session, they may be off leash for your photo session.

We have attached a few photos from previous years so you can see the quality and fun photos that you will receive. All types of friendly pets welcome!

Part time cat kennel help needed

Do you like cats? Need a part time job? Cat Kennel Help Needed. 3-4 hours every other Saturday and Sunday mornings, occasional holiday morning. We house on an average 60 cats at the shelter and duties will include cleaning kennels, feeding cats, laundry and light housekeeping. Please contact director@prairiesedgehs.org or call Kathy at 507-664-1035.

We Are In Need of Foster Homes for Dogs ASAP!

We are in need of foster homes for dogs ASAP! Our current foster homes are full and we have 3 dogs waiting to come in to us. If you can volunteer to be a foster home for a dog, please fill out the foster application which you will find by clicking on the link below. Drop your application off to the shelter at 680 Professional Drive in Northfield. Please pass the word along to your friends, family, neighbors and co-workers!

 

Grand Opening! Saturday, September 20th!

001038Join us for a Grand Opening celebration at our new facility, 680 Professional Drive in Northfield, Saturday, September 20th, noon-4 pm! See our new facility and visit the animals in our care! Refreshments, raffles, giveaways, bake sale, coupons for 5% discount on all Science Diet products sold in our retail area, as well as coupons for $15 microchipping and $5 nail trims (done by appointment at a later date, please do not bring your pets to the Grand Opening)

If you would like to donate baked goods for the bake sale, please drop them off on Thursday, September 18th from 1-6 pm or Friday, September 19th from 1- 5 pm.  Please label the item and wrap in a clear wrap.