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Welcome to Almost Home Rescue!
PLEASE SAVE THE DATE for our 11th Anniversary REUNION
Sunday, September 18, 2016 at Rotary Park, Biddeford, Maine – 12:00 to 3:00 pm* (please note new time this year)
We are really looking forward to celebrating our first 11 wonderful years with all our friends, adopters, fosters, volunteers and DOGS – of course! We will be having a pet food drive for the Amy Buxton pet Pantry – Donations Needed – Bring to the Reunion!
Some important information about the event is below.
Burgers, hot dogs, chips and salads will be provided, as well as water and soft drinks and CAKE! (This is a public park so no alcohol please.)
All dogs will need to remain on leash, unless they are in the fenced dog park, which is within walking distance within Rotary Park. Of course, we want to see as many dogs as possible at the event, but please consider whether your dog will be comfortable in a situation with lots of people, commotion and other dogs.
The park is along the Saco river and has a very nice sandy beach for swimming. There is a playground which includes a children’s slide and swings at the picnic area and a skateboard park 4/10 of a mile from the picnic area within the park. We look forward to seeing you there!
The address is:Rotary Park550 Main St.Biddeford, Maine 04005 Time: 12 to 3 pm Directions: Take Maine Turnpike (I-95) to Exit 32 Biddeford. Take a left onto Route 111 and follow to Five Points Intersection. At Five Points bear left onto Route One. Continue on Route One through two sets of traffic lights, and take a left at the next set of traffic lights onto Main Street.(Approximately 1.3 miles) Rotary Park will be 1.0 mile on your right. When you enter the park, stay to the right onto a dirt road, which will bring you to the picnic and swimming area. There is a large parking lot.
Almost Home Rescue (AHR) is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit all-breed rescue organization dedicated to saving lives and finding forever homes for stray, abandoned and surrendered dogs in danger of euthanasia. We are strictly a volunteer run organization and have no paid staff or board members. We rely on a network of volunteer foster homes and do not have a physical shelter. Almost Home Rescue holds permits to import dogs to the States of Maine and New Hampshire. [...read more]