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Beautiful's Journey to Walking
Jun 1

Beautiful's Journey to Walking

  You may remember Beautiful’s story from early December. She was found wandering around Baltimore City as a stray before a kind-hearted citizen brought her to BARCS. Beautiful is a sweet one-year-old girl with a heart-melting smile—and she pays absolutely no mind to her deformed paw. Beautiful is missing some of the bones in her left front paw, which is likely the result of a congenital birth defect. While she can run s...

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The First "Happily Ever After" on Giles Road
May 27

The First "Happily Ever After" on Giles Road

  On May 5, the BARCS team moved into our new shelter home at 2490 Giles Road in the Cherry Hill neighborhood of south Baltimore. Even while our shelter was covered in boxes waiting to be unpacked, we got right back to work on our mission: caring for the homeless animals of Baltimore City. One-year-old Orville was the first new animal to arrive, albeit unexpectedly, at BARCS on our moving day. He was found wandering city street...

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Transporting Animals to Help Save Lives
May 18

Transporting Animals to Help Save Lives

  One major part of our work at BARCS happens on the road through transporting. Whether animals are being taken to or picked up from partner veterinary clinics or rescue organizations, transporting is a critical stepping stone in the journey toward an animal’s forever home. Kris E. is one of our most dedicated and reliable transporters. She started volunteering with BARCS several years ago after hearing about BARCS on the news...

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