Happy Holidays from every one at the shelter! It has been an exciting year and December is no exception. The dogs coming to us as part of the Hurricane Harvey rescue are finding homes on island and on the mainland. Tanner joins another Texas rescue dog and is now a city dog in Seattle. Milo
We have a fund set up with the Orcas Island Community Foundation to help cover the costs of transportation and veterinary care for the dogs coming to Orcas from the Hurricane Harvey disaster. The relief effort will be ongoing for weeks to come and Orcas APS will continue to help as long as we can
Check out another of our awesome Painted Pets. This is Prince, he was created by Barbara Wixom. This funky purple dog will help you remember the late, great musician. Pick out your favorite as a wonderful gift for yourself or a loved one. All proceeds will go to the animal shelter.
Today’s featured Painted Pet is the adorable, Cat’s Pajamas. This charming piece was created by Debi Secor. Check out The Cat’s Pajamas and all the painted pets at Rosario in August. Pick out your favorite as a wonderful gift for yourself or a loved one. All proceeds will go to the animal shelter.
We are pleased to introduce Pansy! This beautiful dog was painted by Paula Capitano. Check out Pansy and all the painted pets at Rosario in August. Pick out your favorite as a wonderful gift for yourself or a loved one. All proceeds will go to the animal shelter.
For the second year in a row the animal shelter is doing our Painted Pet fundraiser. We are so excited about all the beautiful animal sculptures that our local artists have painted. Come back every week to see a spotlight post about each piece we will have for sale. Starting in August you can visit
Will you be joining the Orcas Animal Protection Society for our annual Wine Pairing Dinner & Auction? Thursday, June 22nd – 6pm In the Victorian Room of the Outlook Inn Featuring a five course French menu created by: Chef Steve Debaste Wine pairings introduced by: Sommelier Cole Sisson $150 Per Person ~ RSVP NOW – 360-376-6777
Spring is definitely here with the arrival of lots of kittens. They are not all in our kitten room yet but they will be there as soon as their moms decide they are ready. Mom cat Daisy has one kitten, Tazzy, and they have the run of the lobby and office when we’re open. Mom
Toby the island cat is turning 21, that’s 100 in people years! We decided to celebrate Toby and all senior animals by having a Facebook event. Do you have a pet who has lived an extra special life? Click here to visit the event page and share photos and stories about your pets, and hear all