Friday, August 4, 2017

Youth Works part II

Youth Works group two led by Ted and Joe came from St. Peter Lutheran Church in Schaumburg, Illinois, and St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Seymour, Indiana, on July 13 and 14.

Once again the groups worked diligently clearing the land, mowing, cleaning crates, washing fans, and cat trees.

Some of the volunteers worked in the cathouse doing all the cat cages.

There was always time to socialize with the animals.

We want to thank Youth Works for all their nice work. Never a complaint when they undertake the most difficult tasks!


Thursday, August 3, 2017

Youth Works Returns to RLRR Shelter

It is the 7th year that Youth Works has partnered with Red Lake Rosie’s Rescue and provided volunteer labor to give the shelter its annual “facelift.” The first group came the last week of June and reorganized and cleaned the food shelf area.

All food and supplies were removed from the shed and the food was replaced with the new in the back and the older in the front. The volunteers also opened all the sample packages of food so it could be used.

They built the fire pit used for our Wednesday night group meeting. One the way back to Red Lake they mowed and cleaned the cemetery.

This group came from Monticello, Minnesota and Chicago, Illinois all the way to the Red Lake Reservation where they not only help RLRR but also other programs on the reservation such as Boys and Girls Club.

We appreciate all their help making the shelter and grounds so much nicer for the companion animals that we serve. Thank you, Youth Works!


Wednesday, August 2, 2017

RLRR at Paws on Grand, Sunday, Aug. 6

Paws on Grand
Sunday, August 6, 2017
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Celebrate the dog days of summer on St. Paul’s Grand Avenue where pets are welcome.  Grand Avenue businesses partner with local rescue groups to celebrate our four-legged friends.  Gather up giveaways, relax on pet-friendly restaurant patio's, learn about pet adoption, support Red Lake Rosie’s Rescue, and pose for the popular pet photo contest!  

Visit us on the patio of Mischief Toy Store, our partner store.  There will be a kiddie pool for your dog to splash around in and doggie treats.  We will have our popular RLRR t-shirts and hand made items such as doggie ear muffs, dog and cat couch potato pads, totes, multicolor paracord leashes, fleeced mittens, pillowcases, fabric trivets and tissue holders.  All proceeds benefit the animals of Red Lake.

Mischief Toy Store
818 Grand Avenue (1/2 mile east of Cafe Latte and 1/2 mile west of Bruegger’s Bagels)
St. Paul, MN 55105
Voted City Pages best toys 2016.  Mischief is a toy store for all ages, featuring an irreverent selection of games, comics, art supplies, pop culture and anime gifts, outdoor adventure gear, jewelry, candy, and kinetic toys.


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