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What do her magazine readers need to cheap canada goose know about this year’s Purse Party for Pets fundraiser? The cause is the first thing that comes to mind. The Pet Peace of Mind Program assists with veterinary services, grooming and pet food to our patients who are financially and physically unable to provide on… View Article

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How does Columbus Hospice use the money raised at the Purse Party canada goose coats for Pets? All canada goose proceeds for the event go directly into our Pet Peace of Mind Program. We have a local network uk canada goose outlet of veterinarians and groomers that we utilize that discount their prices for our patients’ pets. Vaccinations, heartworm, flea, and tick medications, spaying and neutering are included in the program. We also supply dog food, cat food and litter. We have trained volunteers that will pick up the dog or cat and deliver them to and from their appointment.

How did the Pet Peace of Mind Program get started? The program originated at Hospice of Green Country in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Chaplain Delana Taylor McNac, who was also a former veterinarian, realized the importance of pets in a hospice patient’s quality goose outlet canada goose store canada of life. She applied for a grant to Banfield Charitable Trust. Banfield loved the concept and canada goose outlet in usa decided https://www.outletcanadagoose.biz to offer grants to non profit hospices nationwide. canada goose outlet shop Columbus Hospice was one of the first five hospices awarded a $5,000 grant to implement the canada goose black friday sale program. We began in January 2010 and have accessed funds from the program 136 times since the program’s inception. Responsible pet ownership isn’t cheap and $5,000 doesn’t go far with several hundred patients. The Purse Party for Pets is our major fundraiser for the Pet Peace of Mind Program. It keeps our program self sustainable and we are proud canada goose outlet reviews that our community is supportive.

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What should family members consider when deciding if hospice is the canada goose outlet sale right decision for their loved one? Hospice provides support and canadian goose jacket care for persons in the last phases canada goose outlet online uk of an incurable disease so they may live as fully and comfortably as possible. Each patient is assigned a canada goose uk outlet team that consists of a medical director, the patient’s primary physician, registered nurse, social worker, certified nursing assistant, chaplain and a volunteer. It is the canada goose jacket outlet goal of our hospice staff to provide for the whole person, emotionally, physically and spiritually.


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