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Found: Charm with picture of couple, at Pecan Park, July 17. Call to identify and pick up, 830-393-6785.
Found: Dachshund in Abrego Lake Estates, Floresville, on July 23. Call Tracy to describe, 830-477-7779.
Lost: White Maltese dog, 12 pounds, answers to Brookley, on Sun., July 19, 10 miles north of Floresville on Hwy. 181, $100 reward! Tom and Jean Harris, 830-393-0814. 
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Caregiver needed for elderly male, no personal services required, duties include light housekeeping and cooking and assisting with errands, basic computer skills helpful, must have driver license and vehicle, pass background check, no smoking, daytime Mon.-Fri., about 20 hours/week, pay based on experience plus vehicle reimbursement, 1604/181 area. 210-414-7604. 
Hiring for part-time group home direct care, must be at least 18 years of age, have current driver license, be able to work 32 hours during the weekends Saturday (16) and Sunday (16), have experience working with persons with Intellectual Developmental Disabilities (IDD), duties include - able to lift 50 lbs., light housekeeping and simple meal preparations, follow medical instructions, and other duties as assigned. Call 210-293-0193.
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Las Lomas K9 Rescue receives grant




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Thanks to the Thundershirt Co., Las Lomas K9 Rescue & Adoption Foundation Inc. of Floresville and Tracy’s Dogs of La Vernia and Floresville have received grants of Thundershirts, innovative jackets that use gentle pressure to calm dogs and ease their anxiety. The company has partnered with the Petfinder.com Foundation to donate Thundershirts to adoption organizations across the country. All recipients are members of Petfinder.com, the largest online database of homeless pets.

The goal of the grant program is to reduce the stress and anxiety in shelter dogs, in turn making them more adoptable and better able to find their forever homes. In 80 percent of dogs that wear Thundershirts, owners find their pets are less fearful of thunder, have less separation and travel anxiety, hyperactivity, and leash pulling, and more.

“Since Thundershirt was founded in 2009, we’ve been committed to supporting animal shelters and rescue groups nationwide,” said Phil Blizzard, founder of Thundershirt Co. “The Petfinder.com Foundation does incredible work and we are proud of this partnership as we continue our mission of bringing relief to the millions of dogs affected by anxiety and fear issues.”

The Petfinder.com Foun-dation, a nonprofit public charity, helps homeless pets by saving lives through adoptions, helping shelters prepare for and recover from disaster, and working to make sure animal-welfare organizations across the country are more sustainable. Its mission is to ensure no adoptable pet is euthanized for lack of a home.

Since 2003, the foundation has provided more than $20 million in grants to animal-welfare organizations and Petfinder.com member shelters and rescue groups.
 

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