Spring 2017 Garage Sale

Sheltering Hands Spring Garage Sale- March 25th from 8-3 Spring is here and it is time for our semi-annual Spring Garage Sale! Our sale will be held on Saturday, March 25th from 8-3 at our Surgical Center on US Highway 27. Come early for the best selection and then come back from 1-3 when all items are half price. All proceeds support the cats of Sheltering Hands. Do you have some items that you could donate to help our cats? We would love to have your new or gently used items. We are not ...
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Upcoming Events

Sheltering Hands has some great events coming up in the next few weeks. The first is the National Adoption Event  February 17th-19th at PetSmart on State Road 200. Stop by our adoption center and meet some of our adoptable cats and kittens. You can view more of our adoptable cats at our Petfinder site. For more information about our available cats, please contact Gail at adoptions@shelteringhands.org or give her a call at (352)840-0663, option #1.   Do you enjoy social media? We are l...
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Volunteer Orientation

Our next volunteer orientation  will be held on Saturday, January 14th from 12:30-1:30 in the Tuxe Center at our Surgical Center on Highway 27. We ask all volunteers to attend a general orientation before beginning their work. At the orientation you will receive your Volunteer Handbook and general information about volunteering. You will also have a chance to ask questions and get information about the various volunteer opportunities. Please join us. You do not need to pre-register or call us,...
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Help Us Get Free Litter

Fresh Step cat litter has a program where you can help our shelter receive free cat litter. Sheltering Hands is a registered shelter in the Fresh Step "Paw Points" program. Now people can donate their Fresh Step cat litter “Paw Points” to help us get litter for our kitties. There is a stamped code on the back of the “Paw Points” cut out on the boxes/bags of Fresh Step products. Go to www.FreshStep.com and under the Paw Points drop down select the donate option. Select Sheltering Hands as th...
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Fall 2016 Raffle Basket- Update

Thanks to the generosity of one of our volunteers, we have added a wonderful gift certificate to our already fantastic raffle basket. Now the lucky winner will receive a 50 minute massage, in their home, from our volunteer who is a licensed massage therapist! Talk about gilding the lily!! Also, we do have a correction to our previous list. The $ 25 gift certificate is to Publix rather than PetSmart. Be sure to get your tickets for this great Fall Raffle Basket. The drawing is December ...
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Fall 2016 Raffle Basket

Sheltering Hands Fall 2016 Raffle Basket   Want to help kitties and  perhaps win a GREAT basket of goodies also? Well, we have just the ticket! Our Fall 2016 Raffle Basket is filled with great things for your beloved fur kids and their parents. FALL RAFFLE BASKET includes a $25 Publix Gift Card There are treats and toys for both dogs and cats. For human friends, you will find 2 bottles of wine, gourmet coffee,  cookies and a 50 minute massage in your home by one of our volunteers who is...
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Upcoming Events-November

We have several events coming up this month. On November 5th we will hold a Care Giver Workshop for families wanting to participate in our Community Cats/TNR program. The program will be held from 3-5pm at the Tuxe Center at our Surgical Center on US Highway 27. For more information or to sign up to attend, please contact Susan at (352)840-0663, option #2 On November 11th-13th, we will be holding our next National Adoption Weekend in conjunction with PetSmart. Come out to our adoption c...
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Time to Strut for Stray Cats!

Saturday, October 15th from 8-12 in beautiful Tuscawilla Park Put on your walking shoes, bring friends and family, and join us as we "strut" to help stray cats! We invite you to join Sheltering Hands' members, friends and supporters as we strut to raise funds for  area cats. The location is Tuscawilla Park in downtown Ocala. This beautiful park has two ponds, a paved walkway around the larger pond, picnic tables, a playground, basketball courts and loads of beautiful wading birds. Saturday, Oct...
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Garage Sale Time

Sheltering Hands Fall Garage Sale Saturday, September 24th from 8-4 It is almost time for the Sheltering Hands Fall Garage Sale. Join us on Saturday, September 24th from 8-4pm for loads of great bargains. We have something for everyone and all proceeds go to help the cats and kittens of Sheltering Hands. Looking for neat Christmas gifts? We have them. Want to pick up some needed household items? Stop on by. All items will be half price from 2-4! Hope to see you there. Bring a friend along! T...
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Garage Sale Items/Help

The Sheltering Hands Fall Garage Sale is coming up soon. We are looking for new or gently used items for our sale. If you have any items you would like to donate, we are accepting them on  September 19th, 21st and 23rd from 9:30-4 at our surgical center on US Highway 27. No clothing, electronics or large furniture please. Our Garage Sale will be Saturday, September 24th from 8-4. All items will be half price from 2-4 so plan to stop out for some great bargains. If you have a couple of hour...
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