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2016 Furry Faces Photo Contest

We are currently accepting photo entries for our 2017 Furry Faces Calendar. This is a fun way to show off your furry family and take part in a little friendly competition all while changing the lives of homeless animals in our community.

The top thirteen lucky winners will be featured in a one-of-a-kind calendar that will be available for purchase in the fall. In addition, these winning entries will be permanently displayed on a color photo tile in the lobby at HSCC-Hickory.

Click here to Enter and vote now

Bud Lofland15th Annual Bud Lofland
Memorial Golf Classic

Tuesday, August 30th, Rock Barn Country Club & Spa

Sponsor Levels                2016 Brochure



Seven Summer Sizzlers!

Seven shelter cats and seven shelter dogs are available for a $7 adoption fee, with an approved adoption application. Adoption fee includes spay or neuter surgery, current vaccinations, microchip identification, deworming, FeLV/FIV(cats) or Heartworm(dogs) testing, free veterinary exam certificate and a friend for life!

Stop by to see who’s sizzlin’
Cats                      Dogs

2016-07-07Monthly Donation: Bleach

(labeled “disinfecting” 6% or higher sodium hypochlorite)

Our two shelters use between 6-8 gallons of bleach each day. We use bleach as a disinfectant after cleaning because it is inexpensive and effective against common shelter disease agents.With each gallon bottle of disinfecting bleach donated, you can enter  our raffle. At the end of July we will draw 5 names giving away free spay/neuter surgery. (Transferable and valid until 12/31/16) Thank you so much!


Donations can be dropped off at either shelter during business hours.
Hickory: Monday – Saturday, 11am until 6pm
Newton: Monday – Friday, 11am until 6pm and Saturday 10am until 3pm

Max on coverBecome their Hero!

Become a Spay/Neuter Hero and contribute to the prevention of unwanted litters, become a Heartworm Hero and help provide dogs’ treatment for this deadly disease, become a Hope Hero and contribute to the fund for shelter cats and dogs who need critical medical care or become a Humane Hero and support a dog or cat throughout their stay at the shelter.

Hero Brochure 2016


CATABWA Six PackHSCC Rescue Reserves

Six wines with our own custom labels featuring HSCC shelter dogs and cats are available online, order here.

Share a bottle and share our story!

Save the dates: 
Barkin’ at the Moon 5 – October 16th
2016 Hope Fund Auction & Gala – November 11th