Habersham Humane Society is pleased to announce they have received a generous grant from The Build-A-Bear Workshop Bear Hugs Foundation in the amount $1500. The grant will help fund Habersham Humane Society’s Transport Program. Specifically, this grant will pay for the medical care HHS provides to dogs prior to their transport to no-kill shelters. The required medical care includes: rabies vaccines, worming, heartworm tests, heartworm preventative, and health certificates. The average cost of medically preparing a dog for transport is $22. If you would like to donate to this life saving program you may send a check to: Habersham Humane Society, P. O. Box 1442, Clarkesville, GA 30523.
The Build-A-Bear Workshop Bear Hugs Foundation is committed to making life more bearable for children, families and pets, in need of a helping paw. With the sale of each full-sized Bearemy’s Kennel Pals® friend — a collection of Build‑A‑Bear Workshop®plush dogs — one dollar is donated to domestic pet programs including local animal shelters, stray pet rescue and rehabilitation organizations, and pet education programs around the country. These funds are available to qualified non-profit organizations in the United States and Canada. Visit www.buildabear.com for more information.