Our February 2015 Newsletter is available here:
NOTE: The goal has been met and the account closed. Thanks to all who helped.
A community member has started a gofundme campaign to help recover the loss from last night’s theft.
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Canned Dog Food
Cat Litter (Non-Clumping Variety)
Dry Puppy Food
Dog Leashes (Slip-Lead Variety)… Read More
HSOV executive director Steve Herron is requesting donations of slip leads for walking the shelter dogs. We had over 10 volunteers from Marietta College at the shelter this Saturday, to help get the dogs outside for a walk, and we didn’t have enough leads for everyone, and hardly any slip leads. If you have leads on hand you’d like to donate, or if you’d like to buy them locally, please … Read More
E-BAY FUNDRAISER DRIVE ..
Donation of items with value of $15 (and up) which will be sold on E-Bay to benefit the HSOV. Items will be collected from February 16-28, 2015 at the locations listed on the flyer.
I keep hearing negative things (myths) about the shelter in Marietta. Several of my friends are now educated. So take a minute and read this. First: All cages are sterilize daily, 2nd animals are never put down unless they bite and cant be adopted out and even at that we try and hold on….or they fall ill and by a vets advise only. 3rd now that more … Read More
January 16, 2015
Today was the day that our sweet “Rosie” has patiently waited for since she arrived at the HSOV on August 2, 2013 … Late this afternoon “Rosie” had some unexpected visitors who came to the shelter and asked to meet this special girl. Their dog had passed away nearly two years ago, and the family decided they wanted to fill the void in their life by adopting … Read More
Have you ever seen one of those sweet faces of a shelter dog or cat staring at you from your computer and wished you could adopt, but your circumstances prevented a long term commitment?
Have you ever wondered how you can help save the life of a shelter dog or cat?
Becoming a temporary foster family for a … Read More
Join us at the 12th Annual Fur Ball and Auction and support the HSOV.
The Marietta OH/Parkersburg WV is fortunate to have so many caring/professional veterinarians to care for animals in the mid-Ohio Valley, and the HSOV is especially thankful for three of those wonderful veterinarian practices who provide such good care for the HSOV shelter dogs and cats. We want to recognize and thank Colegate Woods Veterinary Hospital (Dr. Roberta Haught and Dr. Janelle Nerone); Green Meadow Veterinary Hospital (Dr. David Spindler and … Read More
We love our HSOV volunteers and foster families and would be remiss if we didn’t let these compassionate individuals know how much they are appreciated. Please know that you are making a difference in the lives of shelter animals in so many ways. If you walked a dog, loved/played with a cat, gave a cat/dog a temporary home, shared photos on facebook, or helped with an HSOV fundraiser, you have … Read More