Hoof & Paw to match donations up to $3K for animal shelter’s medical expenses

FAIRFIELD COUNTY – The Hoof and Paw Benevolent Society will make its annual matching funds donation to the Fairfield County Animal Shelter, earmarked for emergency medical expenses of the animals the shelter cares for. “For every dollar donated for emergency medical expenses beginning this Friday, Dec. 10, through Dec. 24, we will match those donations […]

Free rabies shots for Fairfield cats & dogs

WINNSBORO – After 2-1/2 relatively quiet years, the number of animals testing positive for rabies is on the rise in Fairfield County. No cases were reported in 2017 or 2018, nor were there any through the first nine months of 2019. In October, however, Fairfield County fielded two separate reports of rabid skunks within two […]

Let Hoof & Paw spotlight your pet

BLYTHEWOOD – The Hoof & Paw Benevolent Society, with members in Blythewood and Fairfield County, is launching its newest and most ambitious fundraiser to date – a high-end coffee table book, titled Friends of Hoof & Paw, which will put community animals in the spotlight. The cost of printing the book is being underwritten by […]

Big Plans for Pets

BLYTHEWOOD – Hoof & Paw Benevolent Society members gathered at the Crickentree Country Club in Blythewood to plan their forthcoming year of fundraisers that will enable the group to provide support to local animal organizations, including the Fairfield Animal Shelter and Adoption Center. First event will be the Love Your Pet Valentine benefit on February […]

Shelter needs quilts

WINNSBORO – The Fairfield Animal Shelter is preparing its inside and outside shelter areas for the upcoming cold, windy and wet weather.  Because the shelter is over capacity with animals, they are currently in great need of  blankets and towels. If you have any questions, contact the shelter at 803-815-0805.