ECGRR 2015 Fall Fundraiser

danny-happyfaceOur 2015 Fall Fundraiser (Sep-Dec) will officially kickoff with our participation at the Greater Panama City Dog Fanciers’ Association’s Responsible Dog Ownership Day 2015 on Saturday, Sept. 19th  9am – 3pm.

Our goal is $2,500 and during the fundraiser’s 3 month run, we’ll provide updates and tie it into some other events like Dog Daze in FWB.

This year we saw almost a 2x increase in the medical costs expended per Golden Rescued.  Your generous donations will help us recover!

Online fundraising for ECGRR 2015 Fall FundraiserECGRR is a volunteer run organization and a private non-profit that does not receive any government funding. We rely on private donations, fundraisers, and grants.  100% of monies raised goes towards the care of the rescued dogs including medical, food and behavioral training if needed.   Of that,  90% is used for medically treating these surrendered and homeless dogs including heartworm treatment and spay/neutering.

Our 2014 average expenditure on each rescued dog taken into our program was $694.  In 2013 the cost per dog was $362. 

While our online system is set for a $10 minimum donation amount, we have some suggested donation amounts that give an idea of what our expenditures are with most dog intakes.  These include:

  • $50 6 pack Heartguard Plus
  • $100 Pay/Neuter assistance
  • $150 Medical Exam/blood & fecal test/microchip/shots
  • $400 Heartworm treatment (low avg)

There are many, many other costs depending on the condition of the dog that can range from a basic bath and grooming (strays picked up by animal control can be pretty stinky!), treatments for worms and other medical issues such as:

  • eye/ear infections
  • skin conditions and allergies
  • removal of tumors (major and minor)
  • hip displaysia

Every donation helps us save these wonderful animals and find them loving homes.  Just click on the donate box above.

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Thank you in advance for your generous support!

 

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