SPCA of East Texas looking for volunteers and fosters

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TYLER, Texas (KETK) – The SPCA of East Texas is at maximum capacity and needs your help!

In the last 14 days, the organization has rescued 50 animals, including 40 puppies, five nursing dogs with puppies, one pregnant dog ready to give birth, and three sets of bottle babies.

In the Last 14 days……

OUR HANDS ARE BEYOND FULL!!! WE NEED YOUR HELP NOW.Are you able to open your home for just a month, or even a week?The SPCA of East Texas desperately needs your help. In the last 14 days, we have rescued 50 animals including 40 puppies. These numbers include 5 nursing moms with pups, 1 very pregnant mom due any day now, and 3 sets of bottle babies. Some of these pups are very sick, and in the process of being treated. MOST of the moms are Heartworm positive and will be treated after they finish nursing. One mom will need a leg amputation for an old injury.We have dogs/puppies and cats/kittens of all shapes and sizes right now, please help us help them….Foster…Donate…Save a Life!!For information on fostering, contact Karen at 903-596-7722, or email volunteer@spcaeasttx.com

Posted by SPCA of East Texas on Tuesday, August 6, 2019

The SPCA was not shy of explaining the extent of treatment the animals need to go through including heartworm treatment for most and a leg amputation for one.

All they ask is you give them a chance and adopt, foster, or donate.

For more information on fostering, contact Karen at (903) 596-7722 or email volunteer@spcaeasttx.com

To help with supplies, KETK is partnering with shelters and rescues across East Texas to collect newly purchased animal and cleaning supplies.

See how you can help here: CLEAR THE SHELTERS: KETK collecting supplies for East Texas rescues

Then visit your local shelter or rescue on August 17th for the nationwide ‘Clear The Shelters’ event that promotes adoption.

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