Author Archives: Kelly Balthaser


Comments Off on RAA and Cats Unlimited Receive W&L Grant

Thank you Washington and Lee Community Grants Committee for awarding Rockbridge Animal Alliance and Cats Unlimited $1,000 for our low-cost spay/neuter programs!

https://columns.wlu.edu/washington-and-lee-announces-may-community-grants-3/

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Comments Off on Hooray For Two Mauds

These dogs were fixed thanks to generous support from Two Mauds, Inc. Thank you to the board in honor of Dr. Dallas Pratt, who wanted the foundation to support innovative programs that directly prevent or alleviate the suffering of animals and that are carried out by smaller organizations, just like RAA!

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Comments Off on Alliances at Herman’s Produce

Rockbridge Animal Alliance, Cats Unlimited and Gidgets Promise K9 Rescue had a lovely day at Herman’s Produce today! We made some new friends, saw some old ones, gave out some prizes, collected cans for cats and shared info on each our programs and adoptable animals- the whole time surrounded by gorgeous flowers and fresh produce.

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Comments Off on RAA Spring Newsletter

Read about what RAA has been up to in our Spring newsletter http://mailchi.mp/e8ad1e320d3c/rockbridge-animal-alliance-spring-newsletter

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Comments Off on Thank you On Shore Foundation!

RAA has been awarded a $1,000 grant to offer low-cost spay/neuter through the On Shore Foundation! Grant funding allows us to subsidize the cost of spay/neuter services for low-income pet owners.

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Comments Off on Suzy and the Ham Bone

Suzy is the first dog assisted through our veterinary assistance program with BISSELL Pet Foundation grant funding at Blue Ridge Animal Clinic.  Suzy was adopted from a shelter in 2013 as a skinny and scared dog and was nursed back to health by her owner. Suzy’s owner has since fallen on tough times and doesn’t have any income right now.  She reached out to us after Suzy, her spayed beagle mix, accidentally swallowed a ham bone...

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Comments Off on Thank you Two Mauds Foundation!

With help from generous grant funding through the Two Mauds Foundation, we have fixed 137 dogs through our low-cost spay/neuter program for dogs in Rockbridge County, Buena Vista and Lexington City.

 

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Comments Off on Tractor Supply Adoption Event and Food Drive

We saw some old friends and made some new ones at Tractor Supply on Saturday along with Cats Unlimited and Gidget’s Promise K-9 Rescue!

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Comments Off on Thank you BISSELL Pet Foundation

We are so excited to announce that Rockbridge Animal Alliance has been awarded $1,250 from the BISSELL Pet Foundation to offer assistance with veterinary care to low-income pet owners in Lexington, Buena Vista and Rockbridge County! Thank you so much BISSELL Pet Foundation!  In order to qualify, the animal must be spayed/neutered and the owner will pay a copayment for services.

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Comments Off on Angels of Assisi Supply Drive

Thank you to everyone that donated supplies or shared our Facebook post for the 33 dogs rescued by Angels of Assisi from one of the worst hoarding cases they’ve ever seen. We are happy to report the dogs have started going into foster and adoptive homes! A special thanks to Becky Duncan Leitch for making this happen.

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