October 2016 Elmore SPCA News & Updates
Sun, Oct 2, 3rd Annual Paws for Peace
Pet Walk STOP Domestic Violence/BHSN
US Oval, 11am

Tues, Oct 4,  CC Health Dept Rabies Clinic
6-8:30pm, Champlain Fire Station, 
162 Elm Street

Thur, Oct 6,  CC Health Dept Rabies Clinic
6-8:30pm, Peru Fire Station, 
753 Bear Swamp Road

Sat, Oct 8, Plattsburgh Women of the Moose 
Poker Run
Register Now! or up to 11am day of event.
Cost $30.   Click Here for details.

Wed, Oct 12, Elmore Cat Spay/Neuter Transport
Call Carol at 534-3484 to schedule. $60 includes Spay/Neuter, vaccinations, treatments-fleas,
ear mites, & worms, if needed. $10 transport 
fee per household.

Thur, Oct 13,  Elmore Board Meeting
Plattsburgh Gov't Ctr meeting room
6pm, Public Welcome

Sat Oct 15, CVMHA Community Flea Market
Farmers' Market Building, Durkee Str, Plattsburgh
Table rental fees donated to Elmore.
Stop by to check out all the great vendor items,
and our goodies table!

Sat, Oct 22, Elmore Shelter Open House
556 Telegraph Road, Peru, 11am-3pm
Microchipping Clinic ($25), Refreshments,
Reduced cat adoption fees,
Blessing of the Animals...

*Events are subject to change without notice.  
How Can You Help?
Needed for Upcoming Events...

Craft/Gift Items for December 3rd
Elmore SPCA
Annual Holiday Mall Fundraiser
Call Carol at 534-3484 to donate

Click Here for Link to
Elmore Employment Application


Intakes: 38
Dogs: 21
Cats: 17
Small Mammals: 0

Redemptions (return to owner): 10

Adoptions: 28
Dogs: 9
Cats: 19
Small Mammals: 0


Dog Leashes (both new or gently used)
We often will send home leashes with newly adopted dogs, and with redeemed dogs. Our stash is empty. No retractable please.

Pet Safe Snow Melt
Winter is Coming! Help us get prepared.

Cat & Kitten Toys
Our poor cats have need TOYS to play with, supplies are low.

Dry Kitten Food
There seems to be no "Kitten Season" anymore, the litters continue non-stop. We have lots of kittens!

Grain Free Wet Dog Food with Gravy 
We are VERY low and currently have three dogs on a grain free diet. 

Dog Kongs or Other Stay Busy Toys
Keeping dogs entertained while in a kennel.

Non-Clumping (Clay) Cat Litter
Always the most needed item in the shelter! Don't want to lift heavy bags...send a gift card "for litter" and we will do the lifting.  It can also be ordered online and delivered from Amazon, Chewy...

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Arrived at Elmore at on 4/9 at 3 weeks old... more


A sweet and submissive boy... more

Rebecca is Being Held Hostage...
Save Her and Save the Kittens

In Honor of
Warren and Carrie Phillips--50th wedding anniversary 
by Lance Provost
Ruth Papa by Pam Ryan

In Memory of
James Champagne - by his family & many friends
Jack Sullivan by Florence Daunals Sullivan
Rick Lucia by Pat Lucia & Judy Mannix
Joan Brooks by Peggy Gosselin &  Peter Webb
Helen Elizabeth Harrington by her family & friends
Ruth Papa by her family & friends
Dorothy Wood by Jean Etesse
Stanley Rushford by Bill & Sherrie Stone 
and Delmar-Champlain
Leo Giroux by Maribeth Warner
Robert Riani by Robi Scott
Dunkin by Judy Mannix
Molly Twiss by Rose Marie Hoster
Ruth Papa by Rose Oliver
Kerri Lynn Ubl by Christina Ubl and Heidi Clute
Jim Champagne by William Laundry and  Richard & Karen Smith

Elmore Street Drive

Many thanks to the volunteers that gave up part of their Saturday to collect donations on the streets of Plattsburgh on September 17. Although this year's drive found us a bit short on volunteers. Those that came out did an incredible job collecting $ 3,869.67!
A Round of  Applause for 
 Our Community Supporters...

UFirst   employee Jody Carpenter (center) presents check from summer fundraiser to Carol and Holly.

Many Thanks to   Perrywinkle's Smithfield Blvd, Plattsburgh. Their Paint & Sip event raised $1309 for Elmore's Community Spay/Neuter Incentive Program!

Jackson and his big sister enjoy a little bed time.
Swiffer enjoys the good life...Thanks Dave!
Let us find your "LUCK" at Elmore SPCA

Lynx loving her new best friend!

Want to share a picture of your Elmore adoptee in our Happy Tail section?  Email a picture to laurie@elmorespca.org.  They just might be selected for the newsletter header! (Check out Jackson above.)  Descriptions/updates appreciated, but not required. Please use "Newsletter Happy Tail" as email subject line.


Dog/Cat Flea & Tick Defense

Looking for low-cost flea and tick treatments? Look no further, Elmore offers Vetri-Science Flea and Tick Defense for $7 (includes tax) per treatment.

Elmore SNIP Application

Download our simple  form to apply for a spay/neuter voucher.  Limited quantities each month. For program details and voucher amounts click here .

Local businesses give back to the community.   Supporting Them...Helps Us!

www.cumberland12.com  * 518.324.3888


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Your business can Help Us...Help Them too, by advertising in our monthly newsletter.  For more information email laurie@elmorespca.org. Please note Newsletter Advertising in the subject line.
Elmore SPCA, Inc.  | PO Box 686, Peru, NY 12972 | 518.643.2451 | Email | Website

Our Mission Statement
To provide shelter and comfort for animals in need that are on their path to finding loving lifetime homes. To care for the homeless, to defend the abused, cherish the elderly and disabled, and to fight with unrelenting diligence for the recognition of the integrity of all animals.

Board of Directors
Laurie Parsons, President
Carol Solari-Ruscoe, Secretary
Inger Joy, Treasurer
Rebecca Patnode, Director

Rebecca Burdo, Shelter Manager

Cheri Reynolds, Volunteer Coordinator

SueEllen Coste, Membership Coordinator

Bonnie Miller, Coin Collection Coordinator