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Animal care center in Tehama County is lowering fees for holiday adoption event

RED BLUFF, Calif. — On Thursday, the Tehama County Animal Care Center

 

(TCACC) kicked off their fifth annual "Home for the Holidays" pet adoption event.

Those looking to adopt have until Saturday to take advantage of discounted fees and prices.

TCACC says every dog is $25 and under and every cat four months or older is free. Kittens are $10.

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Free spay and neuter clinic coming to Tehama County

By RED BLUFF DAILY NEWS |

PUBLISHED: December 18, 2019 at 3:03 pm | UPDATED: December 18, 2019 at 3:27 pm

 

The Tehama County Animal Care Center will be holding a pet adoption event Dec. 19-21.  During the fifth annual Home for the Holidays event, the center will reduce adoption fees for all dogs to $25 or less, all kittens will be $10 and all adult cats will be available free. Staff are hoping to use this adoption event to find every dog and cat in the shelter a new home before the new year begins.

170 local nonprofits will benefit from North State Giving Tuesday

Posted Nov 24, 2019 at 12:01 AM

Hosted by Shasta Regional Community Foundation and Merchants Bank of Commerce, North State Giving Tuesday is a 14-hour online giving event to benefit more than 170 nonprofits in Shasta, Siskiyou and Tehama counties.

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Free spay and neuter clinic coming to Tehama County

By RED BLUFF DAILY NEWS |

PUBLISHED: October 14, 2019 at 5:37 pm | UPDATED: October 14, 2019 at 5:38 pm

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Tehama County Animal Care Center will be hosting a three-day spay/neuter clinic in Tehama County, courtesy of the Peninsula Humane Society and SPCA.

Adopt a feline star during Purr-miere Friday

By RED BLUFF DAILY NEWS |

PUBLISHED: September 5, 2019 at 5:30 pm | UPDATED: September 5, 2019 at 5:32 pm

In celebration of Free Cat Friday, the Tehama County Animal Care Center will undergo a transformation into Purrywood on its all day Purr-miere Friday, Sept. 13

Los Molinos market hosts Paw Prints fundraiser for PETS

By RED BLUFF DAILY NEWS |

August 12, 2019 at 4:53 pm

The Nu-Way Paw Prints fundraiser for Providing Essentials for Tehama Shelter, or PETS, was a howling success for the fourth year in a row.

Los Molinos market hosts Paw Prints fundraiser for PETS

By Red Bluff Daily News |

PUBLISHED: July 1, 2019 at 5:50 pm | UPDATED: July 1, 2019 at 5:51 pm

 

Nu-Way Market in Los Molinos is sponsoring the fourth annual month-long fundraiser for Providing Essentials for Tehama Shelter, or PETS.

Not Cho’ Grandma’s Bingo becomes Red Bluff trend

 

By JULIE ZEEB | jzeeb@redbluffdailynews.com | Red Bluff Daily News

PUBLISHED: June 24, 2019 at 6:47 pm | UPDATED: June 24, 2019 at 6:48 pm

RED BLUFF — What started as a one-time event has turned into a trend with games selling out in under an hour, prompting Saturday’s Not Cho’ Grandma’s Bingo event to offer two rounds at The Enjoy Store.

Not Cho’ Grandma’s Bingo becomes Red Bluff trend

 

By JULIE ZEEB | jzeeb@redbluffdailynews.com | Red Bluff Daily News

PUBLISHED: June 24, 2019 at 6:47 pm | UPDATED: June 24, 2019 at 6:48 pm

RED BLUFF — What started as a one-time event has turned into a trend with games selling out in under an hour, prompting Saturday’s Not Cho’ Grandma’s Bingo event to offer two rounds at The Enjoy Store.

Red Bluff council to mull grant funding, pet adoption Tuesday

 

By JAKE HUTCHISON | jhutchison@redbluffdailynews.com | Red Bluff Daily News

PUBLISHED: April 1, 2019 at 6:16 pm | UPDATED: April 1, 2019 at 6:17 pm

 

RED BLUFF — Grant funding for a proposed Splash Park as well as changes to a pet adoption ordinance are on tap for Tuesday evening’s City Council meeting.

Animal shelter receives crates for pet transport

 

By JULIE ZEEB | jzeeb@redbluffdailynews.com | Red Bluff Daily News

PUBLISHED: February 7, 2019 at 6:00 pm | UPDATED: February 7, 2019 at 6:01 pm

 

RED BLUFF — The Tehama County Animal Care Center has received a helping hand in the form of a Shasta Regional Community Foundation grant that allowed it to purchase crates needed to transport animals.

The grant was a collaboration between Providing Essentials for the Tehama Shelter, PETS, and the care center, said PETS Vice President Ronnie Casey.

Hometown heroes honored Saturday

 

By BILL CORNELIUS |

PUBLISHED: January 15, 2019 at 3:54 pm | UPDATED: January 15, 2019 at 3:56 pm

 

RED BLUFF — The majority of Tehama County’s first responders and veterans organizations were well-represented at the Not Every Hero Wears a Cape event Saturday hosted by Providing Essentials for Tehama Shelter, or PETS, at the State Theatre.

The event, which included a special screening of “Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero,” was a chance for the community to come out to meet and thank their hometown heroes, said PETS Vice President Ronnie Casey.

Event to honor first responders, veterans Saturday at State Theatre

 

By JULIE ZEEB | jzeeb@redbluffdailynews.com | Red Bluff Daily News

PUBLISHED: January 16, 2019 at 5:24 pm | UPDATED: January 16, 2019 at 5:25 pm

RED BLUFF — Tehama County will get the chance to honor first responders and veterans, who will be recognized Saturday at a special event hosted by Providing Essentials For Tehama Shelter, or PETS.

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Bill Cornelius: A lot has been accomplished in nine years

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By BILL CORNELIUS |

PUBLISHED: January 15, 2019 at 3:54 pm | UPDATED: January 15, 2019 at 3:56 pm

 

It is almost hard to believe that it has been nine full years since a steering committee was formed to investigate the feasibility of the non-profit, State Theatre for the Arts, purchasing the historic State Theatre for use as a performing and cultural arts center by the entire community.

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Shelter animals hope to go home for the holidays

  • By STAFF REPORTS |

  • PUBLISHED: December 11, 2018 at 3:50 pm | UPDATED: December 11, 2018 at 3:51 pm

  • The Tehama County Animal Care Center will be holding its fourth annual Home for the Holidays pet adoption event Dec. 13-15..

"Home for the Holidays" event

by Patrick Maravelias

  • Tehama County Animal Care Center is reducing adoption fees for its fourth annual "Home for the Holidays" event December 13 through December 15.

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Thousands attend Dairyville Orchard Festival

  • By JULIE ZEEB | jzeeb@redbluffdailynews.com | Red Bluff Daily News

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  • PUBLISHED: October 21, 2018 at 11:09 am | UPDATED: October 21, 2018 at 11:10 am

  • RED BLUFF — Music filled the air and the sun was shinning Saturday for the 21st annual Dairyville Orchard Festival with thousands expected to peruse the various items available at booths spread throughout the field behind Lassen View School.

Free Cat Friday at Tehama County Animal Care Center

RED BLUFF, Calif. — 

The Tehama County Animal Care Center is holding their fourth “Free Cat Friday” adoption event of 2018.

On September 14, in an effort to find forever homes for all adoptable cats, the Animal Care Center will waive the adoption fee for adult cats, making them free to adopt. In addition to free adult cats, kittens for will have their adoption fee dropped to only $10.

Animal Care Center: Free cat adoption event set Friday

PUBLISHED: September 13, 2018 at 5:13 pm | UPDATED: September 13, 2018 at 5:14 pm

The Tehama County Animal Care Center is holding the fourth Free Cat Friday adoption event of this year on Sept. 14.

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Free spay and neuter clinic coming to county

By STAFF REPORTS |

PUBLISHED: September 3, 2018 at 6:05 pm | UPDATED: September 3, 2018 at 6:07 pm

 

RED BLUFF — Tehama County Animal Care Center will be hosting a four-day spay neuter clinic in Tehama County, courtesy of the Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA.

PATRIOTS AND PETS ADOPTION PROGRAM

 

Contact: Ronnie Casey                                                             

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Are you an Active Duty, Reserve, or Veteran of the U.S. Armed Forces?  Are you looking to adopt a furry companion?  Are you interested in giving a shelter pet a second chance at life?  Then the “Patriots and Pets Adoption Program” may be right for you.

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Market hosts fundraiser for shelter animals

 

By STAFF REPORTS |

PUBLISHED: July 5, 2018 at 1:12 pm | UPDATED: July 5, 2018 at 1:28 pm

 

Nu-Way Market, at 8049 State Route 99E in Los Molinos, is sponsoring the third annual fundraiser for Providing Essentials for Tehama Shelter, or PETS.

Distemper case confirmed; shelter quarantines 12 dogs

By Julie Zeeb, Daily News

Red Bluff >> A confirmed case of distemper at the Tehama County Animal Care Center has led the shelter to quarantine 12 dogs, said Manager Christine McClintock.

That Shaggy Mutt? At Dog Museums, Our Drooling Companions Are the StarsBy LAURA M. HOLSON   APRIL 22, 2018

Learn about various Dog Museums you many never have heard of...

Red Bluff students form club to help shelter animals
By Julie Zeeb, Daily News, 

POSTED: 04/19/18, 5:55 PM PDT 

Red Bluff >> A group of Red Bluff Elementary School District fourth grade students are looking to make a difference in the lives of those who reside at the Tehama County Animal Care Center.

“Four of our students at Bidwell Elementary School approached our librarian, Ellie Scott, last year about starting a club for shelter animals,” said teacher Kaillee Hamre.

Feud builds over trapping in Red Bluff
By Jake Hutchison, 
POSTED: 03/29/18,


Red Bluff >> An incident that began as an animal trapping job in Red Bluff raised
questions about what is and isn’t legal when handling area cats.

Adoption event a success, but some remain

Last week, for three days, PETS and the Tehama County Animal Care Center held the “Home for the Holidays” adoption event. Forty-four animals were adopted. While not all the animals at center were adopted...

Home for the Holidays pet adoption event set

The Tehama County Animal Care Center will be holding a Home for the Holidays pet adoption event Dec. 14-16.

Strikes For Strays to help pet find homes for the holidays

Red Bluff >> Providing Essentials for Tehama Shelter, or PETS, hosted its third annual Strikes For Strays fundraiser Friday at Lariat Bowl to help the dogs and cats in the Tehama County Animal Care Center find homes for the holidays. 

County agencies hold exercise for responders-

Red Bluff >> Two days after a real-life emergency in Rancho Tehama Tuesday that left six people dead, Tehama County agencies were back at work Thursday practicing preparedness in Red Bluff....

Dog beds donated to care center-

Red Bluff >> The Tehama County Animal Care Center has recently received a donation of more than 20 Kuranda dog beds, in addition to parts needed to repair 11 additional beds.

AB109 woodshop and welding programs recognized for sculpture Red Bluff >> The Tehama County AB109 woodshop and welding programs were recognized at Tuesday’s meeting by the Board of Supervisors ...

Local charities to receive more than $50K from Rural County Representatives of California raffle

leaders from across the state raised $52,370 for five Tehama County charities

Dog adoption program starts Thursday 8-3-17

On the 1st Thursday of the month PETS will sponsor fees of bully breed dogs whose stay is longer than 30 days. Cost: $30.

Read the Daily News Article here.

Learn  all  about   PETS-  

Click on the cover page of the Tehama Magazine from  Spring 2017

Current events concerning local feral cats...

Corning City Council discusses Feral Cat Problems.

Read the Daily News Article here.

Heartworm positive dogs could use a second chance

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kirby is one of several dogs available for adoption at the Tehama County Animal Care Center. (Contributed)

 

By RONNIE CASEY |

PUBLISHED: March 27, 2020 at 2:34 p.m. | UPDATED: March 27, 2020 at 2:34 p.m.

A few weeks ago, I discussed the revamped foster program that the Tehama County Animal Care Center (TCACC), had and how all of us involved hoped you would consider joining us in giving animals in need a second chance for a better life. Right now at TCACC there are four heartworm positive dogs who could really use your assistance and that much needed second chance.

Unfortunately for them, their chances to be adopted have been greatly diminished. The reason, in addition to the recent “shelter at home” directives and the resulting decreased adoptions at the shelter, is that many potential adopters do not want to deal with the short period of extra care required. While the cure for heartworm can be a bit taxing for some people, it is important to realize it does not make these dogs any less worthy than any other dog.

All dogs can get heartworm without preventative medication, and most dogs who contract the disease can live long and active lives by receiving the appropriate treatment. The difficulty is that heartworm therapy takes time, and dogs must be kept on low activity during the rehabilitative process. All of which, during the best of times, can be a bit challenging for the shelter.

But, with just a couple of months of some extra care, these heartworm-positive dogs can lead a healthy, normal life and with your foster help, the way will be paved for them to get the loving homes they richly deserve.

Each one has their own unique personality, just as we do, and after meeting and spending time with them, I will attest to the fact that they are just as wonderful as any of the other dogs available. However, do not take my word for it, come and meet them yourself.

Brando (01-21-20-21) is a compact bundle of love and volunteer favorite. His foster, or adopter, will need to ensure he stays calm and gets his exercise through leash walks only, which Brando absolutely worships. He is an incredibly smart, and affectionate fella, who does love his treats. When you add his award-winning personality and smile, it is extremely hard to avoid adoring this boy.

Scooter (03-11-20-03) is a “Big on personality” Border Collie/Corgi mix. For such a small package, he holds his own with the big dogs. He is happiest in a home with female dogs who ignore his “top dog” attitude. Scooter ran on his own for a long time, but now would enjoy nothing more than to traveling down the highway of life with his own special someone. All he requires is that extra “heart” help from a caring human.

Sterling (02-20-20-04) is a typical laid-back Dobie. Sensitive Sterling, as we all like to call him, is an easygoing guy looking for a big comfy couch to hang out on for a few months. He knows how to sit and shake, and is super affectionate. Sterling is good on leash, will take those yummy treats gently, and over-all is a pretty mellow fella, so keeping him calm should not be an issue.

Kirby (02-28-20-06) has the sweetest of temperaments. He is a perfect well-behaved gentleman who walks great on a leash and is not one of those “jumping-bean” dogs. Even though Kirby has heartworm, he still likes to play, and he really enjoys getting scratches and treats. You would never realize he was Heartworm positive, because he seems like any other happy dog.

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), there is no reason to believe that dogs can contract or spread COVID-19. In addition, be aware that Heartworm disease is spread by mosquitoes and not by dogs. Let’s face it, who wouldn’t like a companion to hang out with, especially if that entity is not going to get you sick?   If you require other reasons regarding why now is the perfect time to foster, consider that outside socialization has just been thrashed, so having the company of an animal can be quite beneficial. Pets not only help us stay on a schedule, they also help maintain some semblance of normalcy in an insane world. Therefore, during this unprecedented event, why not seriously consider sharing your life with one of these dogs?

The Center will provide food, supplies, veterinary care, etc., and will guide you through the fostering process. In addition, there are experienced veteran fosters who are willing and ready to be a support system. Help is just a phone call or email away.  If you are interested, I implore you to contact Christine McClintock, TCACC Manager, at 530-527-3439, as soon as possible. She will be delighted to answer any questions you might have regarding fostering one of these amazing dogs.

To cure a heartworm positive dog is to give that dog its life back. It is the ultimate second chance for that animal, and second chances are what the Tehama County Animal Care Center is all about.

Please open up your heart and home so Scooter, Brando, Kirby and Sterling’s hearts can be healed.

Use the Paypal Donate button or our online store for your membership and gift giving opportunities.  Thank you.

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P.O. Box 1174
Red Bluff, CA 96080

Phone:  530.527.8702

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