Canine Crusaders 2016

Posted by Green Acres Nursery & Supply on Aug 14, 2016 7:32:20 AM

Green Acres' 7th Annual Dog Days of Summer event August 12-14!

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Dog Days of Summer is not just a sneaky way to lure you and your dog into the nursery so we can pamper your adorable furry friends. It's also our way of showing some love to the local animal organizations! These hard-working, dedicated people improve our lives through the training, rescuing, fostering, and caring for dogs all over the Sacramento Area, so stop by one of our five locations August 12-14 to say 'Hi'!

One More Dog Rescue 

This rescue organization located in Lincoln has a mission: find loving homes for every animal in their care, saving them from euthanasia. With over one thousand dogs saved so far, we think they're doing a fantastic job. 

Rocklin, Saturday 8/13 10am-2pm 


NorCal Bully Breed Rescue 

Nobody loves pit bulls the way that NorCal Bully Breed Rescue does! This foster-based nonprofit rescue organization takes in unwanted, stray and medically compromised dogs that would otherwise be euthanized. Their volunteers spend the time, money and effort to get these dogs healthy and find them loving homes. 

Rocklin, Sunday 8/14 10am-2pm 


RedRover 

Founded in 1987, RedRover's mission is to bring animals out of crisis and strengthen the bond between people and animals through emergency sheltering, disaster relief services, financial assistance and education. 

Sacramento, Saturday 8/13 10am-2pm 


Placer SPCA 

Founded in 1973, Placer SPCA is one of the largest nonprofit animal organizations in the area, and plays a very active role in enhancing the lives of animals in our community. Their mission is to find homes for every adoptable animal, make sure lost animals are reunited with their owners, and provide affordable spay and neuter services. 

Rocklin, Saturday 8/13 10am-2pm  


Happy Tails Animal Sanctuary 

Happy Tails Animal Sanctuary is a no-kill animal rescue organization, dedicated to improving the lives of homeless and abused animals throughout the Sacramento area.  Learn about volunteer opportunities and their adoption and rescue programs and meet some foster dogs!

Sacramento, Saturday 8/13  from 10am-2pm 


NorCal Cocker Rescue 

NorCal Cocker Rescue saves Cocker Spaniels from being euthanized at shelters all over Northern California. Meet lovable dogs available for adoption, and grab some volunteer information. 

Folsom, Saturday 8/13 from 11am-2pm 


Sacramento SPCA 

The Sacramento SPCA is here to foster a loving and compassionate community for animals and people by providing assistance, creating lifelong relationships and saving lives. Find your match with dogs available for adoption, and learn about the various programs provided by the shelter. 

Sacramento, Saturday 8/13 from 10am-2pm  


Sacramento Independent Animal Rescuers (SIAR) 

SIAR is a nonprofit animal rescue whose focus is to aid stray, abandoned and neglected animals. Once healthy, their mission is to place these animals in loving, responsible homes. Buy a shaved ice treat from Snowie King at our Roseville location on Saturday, 8/13 and 20% of your purchase will be donated to help Sacramento independent Animal Rescuers!

Roseville, Saturday 8/13 10am-2pm 


Elk Grove PD Animal Services 

The City of Elk Grove's Animal Services department provides field coverage seven days a week to help stray, neglected and abused animals. They educate about responsible pet ownership and reduce animal overpopulation.  As an added bonus, they will be offering free microchipping at their booth during the event!

 
Do you think your pooch is the cutest? Submit a pic of your dog enjoying the garden for a chance to win a $100 Green Acres gift card!
Dog Days Photo Contest

Topics: Summer, Green Acres Events, Events, Dog Friendly, Dog Days of Summer

Dog Days of Summer 2015: Meet the Canine Crusaders

Posted by Green Acres Nursery & Supply on Aug 7, 2015 11:36:00 AM

 

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Green Acres' 6th Annual Dog Days of Summer event is August 14-16!

 

Dog Days of Summer is not just a sneaky way to lure you and your dog into the nursery so we can pamper your adorable furry friends. It's also our way of showing some love to the local animal organizations! These hard-working, dedicated people improve our lives through the training, rescuing, fostering, and caring for dogs all over the Sacramento Area, so stop by one of our four locations August 14-16 to say 'Hi'!

 

 Alpha K9 

Alpha K9 provides highly trained PTSD service dogs to veterans, first responders, and battered women and children for minimal cost or free.

Find out about their service/working dog program and basic obedience & behavior modification courses.

Saturday 8/15 at Sacramento from 10-2
Sunday 8/16 at Folsom from 10-2

 

Front Street Animal Shelter was established as the city pound in 1859, and is now one of the region's leaders in saving animals. Their mission is to save the lives of homeless pets, facilitate adoptions and continue to decrease the number of pets who are euthanized in the Sacramento region.  

Meet their special dogs, available for adoption, as well as information on volunteering, foster opportunities, low-cost spray & neuter, and low-cost vaccination clinics. 

Friday 8/14 at Elk Grove from 11-2

 

Happy Tails Animal Sanctuary 

Happy Tails Animal Sanctuary is a no-kill animal rescue organization, dedicated to improving the lives of homeless and abused animals throughout the Sacramento area. 

Learn about volunteer opportunities and their adoption and rescue programs and meet some foster dogs!

Saturday, 8/15 at Sacramento from 10-2

 

NorCal Cocker Rescue 

NorCal Cocker Rescue saves Cocker Spaniels from being euthanized at shelters all over Northern California. Meet lovable dogs available for adoption, and grab some volunteer information. 

Saturday 8/15 at Roseville from 11-2

 

Sacramento SPCA 

The Sacramento SPCA is here to foster a loving and compassionate community for animals and people by providing assistance, creating lifelong relationships and saving lives.

Find your match with dogs available for adoption, and learn about the various programs provided by the shelter. 

Saturday 8/15 at Sacramento from 10-2

 

Sacramento Independent Animal Rescuers (SIAR) 

SIAR is a nonprofit animal rescue whose focus is to aid stray, abandoned and neglected animals. Once healthy, their mission is to place these animals in loving, responsible homes.

Check out the information about their organization and dog supplies offered for donations. 

Saturday 8/15 at Roseville from 10-2

 

Elk Grove PD Animal Services 

The City of Elk Grove's Animal Services department provides field coverage seven days a week to help stray, neglected and abused animals. They educate about responsible pet ownership and reduce animal overpopulation.

Visit with several dogs who are available for adoption, as well as information about low-cost spay and neuter, low-cost vaccination programs, and dog behavioral classes. 

As an added bonus, they will be offering free microchipping to anyone and free pet licensing to Elk Grove residents at their booth during the event!

Saturday 8/15 at Elk Grove from 10-2
Sunday 8/16 at Elk Grove from 10-2

 

Be sure to check our our Dog Days event and support these paw-sitively wonderful people!

Do you think your pooch is the cutest? Enter our Dog Days of Summer Photo Contest for a chance to win a $100 Green Acres Gift card or a $50 donation to the animal charity of your choosing!

Dog Days Photo Contest

 

And come out to one of our nurseries on Saturday, August 15 from 10-2 and get a free photo shoot with your furry friend at our Krazy Kanine Photo Booth

Or come check out at Big Green Egg demo at our Elk Grove location on Saturday August 15th & Sunday, August 16th!

August Events

Topics: Summer, Green Acres Events, Dog Friendly

Wordless Wednesday - Simple Pleasures

Posted by Green Acres Nursery & Supply on Jul 23, 2014 2:27:00 PM

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Topics: Flowers in the Heat, Summer Flowers, Dog Friendly

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