Animal Friends Society is now offering THREE scholarships to Boone County residents, ages 8-18, for hands on experiences with animals at Bertell Farm during the farm's three day summer camp Wednesday, June 17- Friday, June 19!!!
The camp offers hands on experiences with animals on the farm, a look at rescue and the humane treatment of animals, visits from animal care professionals, crafts and much more!
To apply for a scholarship please write an essay telling AFSBC why you want to attend the camp, and how you think you will benefit from the experience. Then e-mail your essay to firstname.lastname@example.org, or mail it to PO Box 634, Belvidere, IL 61008.
The deadline for essays is May, 20th!!!
If you are interested in adopting other Boone County kitties from an overcrowded barn situation there are many wonderful barn cats and several other more socialized companion kitties available. Please call 815-569-2642 or 815-494-3198 for more information and to arrange a visit.
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Also check out our Karen's Corner Blogs for more on pet health and like us on Facebook for additional updates, https://www.facebook.com/AFSBC!
AFSBC Thanks Everyone for Their Support of Boone County Animals!
***Animal Friends Society is looking for active volunteers. Please attend our next meeting and find out how you can help AFSBC continue to help local animals. AFSBC has Board positions available for active members!***
Our next Society meeting is
June 18th , at 6:30 p.m., 8200
Animal Friends Society's mission is to provide rescue assistance to animals in need, control pet overpopulation with spay and neuter programs, and enhance people's relationships with animals through responsible pet ownership education and assistance. Accomplishing that mission can only happen with your support. Please Donate Now.
RECEIVE a SPAY or NEUTER COUPON for a FAMILY PET!
Too many born, too many abandoned. Please help us fight the tragedy of overpopulation. Have your dog or cat spayed or neutered. We can help you with the cost.
Our next Society meeting will take place Thursday, June 18th, 2014, at 6:30 p.m., 8200 Fairgrounds Road, Belvidere Township.