Entries by angelap


Fall in Love!

It’s that time of year again – the best time to fall in love! We’re making that a little easier with 1/2 off adoption fees for ALL animals – dogs, cats, kittens and puppies, tomorrow through Sunday only! Please visit our website or stop by our adoption center to find the new love of your […]


Meet Sundance!

Today’s Featured Friday Pet is Sundance! Oh Sundance, where do we even begin. Such a sweet and charismatic kitty should have a line of suitors out the door, if you ask us. It’s hard to be an 8 year old black cat in a shelter during kitten season, but we promised Sundance we’d do our […]


Meet Hannah!

Today’s Featured Pet is Hannah! Friends, this lovable dork is Hanna. Hanna is about a year old, and was probably either a carny or a car salesman in a past life. Her, sweet, goofy charm is lost on no one; we’re pretty sure the phrase “never met a stranger” was actually coined just for Hanna. […]

Prepare now to take care of your pets when seconds count.

Prepare now to take care of your pets when seconds count. Following our checklist of simple ways to prepare yourself and your pet for an emergency, ensures that your family is ready to take care your pets when the unexpected happens. All of my pets have collars and identification. Vaccinations are up-to-date for my pets. […]


Meet Glimmer!

Today’s Featured Pet is Glimmer! Glimmer is our longest term cat resident, and she needs your help finding her new family! Glimmer showed up at the county shelter as a stray, and being the pretty kitty that she is, you’d think someone would come to claim her, but no one ever did. Glimmer truly lives […]


10th Annual Blessing of the Pets at Mills River Presbyterian Church

10th Annual Blessing of the Pets at Mills River Presbyterian Church             MILLS RIVER, N.C. – On Saturday, September 8, 2018, Mills River Presbyterian Church will host the 10th Annual Blessing of the Pets at 10am on the church grounds for all types of pets — dogs, cats, rabbits and even guinea […]


Meet Athena!

Today’s Featured Pet is Athena! Athena, born straight from the head of Zeus, was the goddess of wisdom and practical skills. Our Athena very well may be the canine goddess of wisdom and practical skills, if you count sitting for a cookie a practical skill, or the wisdom of possessing a winning smile and affable […]


We are full and are need of your help!

The Blue Ridge Humane Society needs your immediate help! If you’ve been thinking about getting a pet, now is the perfect time! We are full! Our county shelter is full and so are we. We need adoptions and/or foster homes immediately so we can help our County Shelter lower their numbers. Adoption fees through Sunday […]

Help for Mowgli

 This sweet boy was seen getting hit by a car. He was taken to Western Carolina Regional Animal Hospital – Veterinary Emergency Hospital He quickly became a staff favorite at the emergency hospital where they named him Mowgli. After an exam and X-rays it was found that he had broken both back legs above his knee and would […]