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Our Companions News Magazine

Our Companions News Magazine is published three times a year by a team of talented and dedicated volunteers.

Our Companions News Editorial Board:

Editor: Jennifer Barrows
Contributing writers: Kelly Alver, Jessica Beganski, Lyn Garson, Lindsey Pellino, William Wilson, Tammy Wunsch
Graphic Design: Mandy Wieting

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Archived Editions of Our Companions News Magazine.

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Winter Wonderland – January Sanctuary Update

February 8, 2019

Here we are, smack in the middle of winter 2019. It’s a challenging time of year here at the sanctuary,…

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Adoption Update – The Bird Kittens

February 6, 2019

Some of you may remember these adorable faces! This quartet of cuteness was dubbed the “bird kittens” with the names…

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Volunteer Opportunity – Canine College

February 5, 2019

It’s clear to see that Beth Vincent is passionate about helping animals. She volunteers her time with OC to the…

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New Faces for a New Year – December Sanctuary Update

January 18, 2019

Happy New Year! It’s been an exciting year filled with changes and new experiences. We opened one of the two…

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Featured Pet – Brooke

January 17, 2019

Brooke was born in Afghanistan and was found with her mom and sister, Cookie, when she was just a month…

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Featured Volunteer Opportunity – Spend time with the Sanctuary Cats!

January 16, 2019

Luanne Dunstan started volunteering with the cats back in 2016. Her friend Lisa Gilmour is a volunteer as well, and…

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A Baker’s Dozen

January 11, 2019

Hey everyone 🙂 You made it!! You got through the first week of 2019! And what better way to celebrate…

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2018 Adoption Recap

January 10, 2019

Our adoption team has been busy this year! Thanks to all their hard work, 94 animals are now loving life…

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Happy New Year- with gratitude!

January 1, 2019

Thanks to all our kind and generous donors who contributed to Our Companions in 2018. Thanks to you, we have once…

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Adoption Update – Hera

December 13, 2018

Though all of our adoptions are equally exciting and amazing, Hera’s truly shows what Our Companions is all about! Hera…

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Volunteer with the Dogs at the Sanctuary

December 13, 2018

Deb Fox has been volunteering with her son since July 2014. What started out as a school project for him…

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Our Companions T-Shirt Fundraiser

December 7, 2018

We’d like you to know about a special promotion – many of you have suggested this idea, and we are…

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