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Animal Aid for Vermilion Area: Shelter+ Challenge Grant Report

How did this grant help your organization and the pets in your care?

We rescued 2 pit mixes from a shelter where they were going to be put down due to demodex mange. One required an emergency blood transfusion. Here is the link to their pics/story on our Facebook page:

We were able to save these 2 emaciated dogs that captured our hearts.

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Please provide a story of one or more specific pets this grant helped.

Bourbon and Bayou were rescued from St. Martin shelter moments before being euthanized. Bourbon was so emaciated and sick that he required an emergency blood transfusion. Because of winning this grant we were able to step up and help these babies have a better life.

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