“Underage” Kittens

With the arrival of kitten season any day now, ACS is gearing up and making preparations for helping out as many of those fluffy critters as we can manage. We usually end up caring for almost 250 kittens every year, and let me tell you, while we love how adorable they...

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REMINDER: Rabies Is Real

A reminder that Rabies is real Last month a young child in Florida died of rabies. There was known exposure to a bat. This case emphasizes the risk of rabies from wildlife, and it applies to our pets as well. Here are a few reminders for rabies prevention. 1 Never...

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How to make Doggy Friends

Before your dog meets a new dog or before developing any playgroups with an unknown dog be certain to have a few things handy. Make sure your hardware(leashes, collars, harnesses) is secure and safe from defects. If possible, carry an extra leash in case one leash...

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The Question Of Declawing

“That’s a beautiful cat! What’s her story? Why is she still here?” Well, while her story isn’t long, it’s plenty sad. She was surrendered as a young adult in 2011, and though her looks have brought her plenty of interest from potential adopters, she is still here...

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Smitten Kittens

ACS is luck enough to have a fantastic foster who takes in our scared, nervous kittens and turns them into the loving kittens they truly want to be. She does this by giving both the space and the love that they deserve and need to truly understand that people are good...

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Beat the Heat

Hey friends, guess what? This is my least favorite time of year. Why, you ask? Well, there a few reasons. I’m an outdoorsy kind of person, but January tends to be all snow and ice and everything is gray. Ice and I do not mix well, I am not a very graceful person! The...

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Bud

If you're looking for a young, playful puppy then Bud is your dog! This boy has tremendous energy and is extremely playful! He loves all kinds of play like tug, fetch, soccer, and rough-housing it with his dog-friends! The ideal home for this little guy, is a place...

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Breeland was #WaitingForFurever

Breeland was a very sweet guy who had a little bit of separation anxiety, making it a little bit difficult for him to find the right home. He came to us as an Alabama street dog who just wanted to be loved! We thought we had found him a good fit and that he was...

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I Can’t Adopt A Special Needs Animal

I Can’t Adopt a Special Needs Animal Does this sound familiar? You’re thinking about adding a new furry to your family, maybe browsing through Facebook photos or Petfinder posts. You come across a cute little kitty and think, “Wow, maybe this one could be it!” But...

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In It For The Outcome

One warm May day, a woman walked into our Wellsboro clinic carrying a box. 4 years in shelter medicine had made me wary of all people carrying boxes into our building and I knew there must be an animal inside. She told us she had found this kitten under her porch and...

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Upcoming Events

Mar 17 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
6:00 pm
Animal Care Sanctuary is hosting our 4th annual Monte Carlo Casino Night on Saturday March 17th at The Club at Shepard Hills from 6-10pm.  This year, along with a full size Craps Table, Blackjack, Let it Ride and[...]
Shepard Hills Country Club
Apr 7 @ 12:00 pm – Apr 28 @ 12:50 pm
12:00 pm
Your dog should have some basic commands such as sit and come to join this class. This class will teach your dog how to walk nicely on a leash, to accept a strangers attention while[...]
Animal Care Sanctuary East Smithfield
Apr 7 @ 12:00 pm – Apr 28 @ 12:50 pm
12:00 pm
Teach your dog what he/she needs to know to become evaluated as a Therapy dog!! Your dog should have some basic commands such as sit and come to join this class. This class will teach[...]
Animal Care Sanctuary East Smithfield
Apr 7 @ 1:00 pm – Apr 28 @ 1:50 pm
1:00 pm
Your dog should have some basic commands such as sit and come to join this class. This class will teach your dog how to walk nicely on a leash, to accept a strangers attention while[...]
Animal Care Sanctuary East Smithfield
Apr 7 @ 1:00 pm – Apr 28 @ 1:50 pm
1:00 pm
Teach your dog what he/she needs to know to become evaluated as a Therapy dog!! Your dog should have some basic commands such as sit and come to join this class. This class will teach[...]
Animal Care Sanctuary East Smithfield

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Visit ACS East Smithfield

Animal Care Sanctuary

353 Sanctuary Hill Ln,
East Smithfield, PA 18817
Phone: 570-596-2200
Fax: 570-596-2222

Adoption Hours

Monday: Closed
Tue-Sun: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Veterinary Clinic Hours

Monday through Friday:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
by appointment only
Clinic Phone: 570-596-2270

Visit ACS Wellsboro

ACS Wellsboro

11765 US-6,
Wellsboro, PA 16901
Phone: 570-724-3687
Fax: 570-724-8116

Adoption Hours

Mon., Tues., & Thurs: Closed
Wed., Fri., Sat., & Sun: Noon - 4:00 pm

Veterinary Clinic Hours

Tuesday: 8:30am - 4:00pm
by appointment only
Clinic Phone: 570-724-3687

Behavior Hotlines

Dog Behavior HOTLINE
570-596-2200  Option 7
Dog Surrender HOTLINE
570-596-2200  Option 6
Email
behavior@animalcaresanctuary.org

Cat Surrender HOTLINE
570-596-2200 Option 5
Email
eblade@animalcaresanctuary.org

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