Tag Archives: Rescue Ridge

PAWS FOR SALES! CITY WIDE YARD SALE SATURDAY

More than 35 city homes will participate in Asbury Park’s town-wide yard sale benefitting, in part, the Rescue Ridge animal shelter – a renowned grass roots organization known for taking in “eleventh hour” area companion animals. Sale is this Saturday (April 30), from 9 am to 3 pm, rain or shine.  Please, no early birds. Click […]

SHELTER COMPANION ANIMALS & PUTTING YOUR JUNK TO GOOD USE

THE smart and sensible article below from the “pet” section of MarthaStewart’s web site, is fabulous – shedding light on how companion animals wind up in shelters and why no one should be afraid of adopting from a shelter.  While we are on the subject of animal shelters, Asbury Park resident and pet lover, Sonja O’Brien is […]

RESCUE RIDGE SHELTERS “THE TOUGHEST” & MOST VULNERABLE

Purchasing a dog or cat is like eating veal – gross and unnecessary.  No matter how great the breeder is, purchasing a companion animal lubes the wheels of puppy mill commerce.  Have you seen the “Oprah” and National Geographic Channel programs about puppy mills? Recently, I was introduced to a local animal shelter that is […]

YOUR BRIEFS: DOGS INVITED TO JOIN PARADE, PREPARING FOR ROAD TRIP

DOGS INVITED TO JOIN ASBURY PARK’S JULY FOURTH PARADE Dogs and their owners have been invited for the second year to participate in Asbury Park’s Fourth of July Parade. “Last year we had about 15 dogs of all sizes that walked the entire route and a few more that joined in along the way,” said […]