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More than just kittens

Critteraid animal sanctuary in Summerland is bursting with adult cats who need to find a perfect home. Animal director Jess Byer said right now, they have a...

Baby cow cuddlers needed

Three baby cows rescued from slaughter just before Christmas are adjusting well to their new home at the Critteraid animal sanctuary, and are now in need of the...

A retirement room for cats

Critteraid animal sanctuary is looking for help with renovating their "retirement room," a place where all the non-adoptable cats that call the...

Three brothers need home

A trio of young cats rescued from a hoarding situation in Kaleden earlier this year are looking for a forever home all together because they have become...

The right way to gift a cat

The Critteraid Animal Sanctuary has roughly 40 juvenile cats, meaning under five years old, that they are hoping will find forever homes this holiday season. ...

Paws and Claus pictures

Who says pets don't have Christmas wishes too? Give your furry friends the chance to tell the big man in red what they want to see under the tree Saturday...

Karma-approved Xmas gifts

Look no further than Critteraid for cute, karma-approved Christmas gifts that will make both your loved ones and the animals at the sanctuary happy this holiday...

Help critters with flood, fire

Flood and fire season may seem a long way off, but for Critteraid Animal Sanctuary, now is the time to prepare so they are ready to help rescue any stranded or...

Needing rescue from cold

As winter approaches, Critteraid Animal Sanctuary in Summerland is expecting more and more stray cats needing rescue, care and medical attention to come through...

Join the volunteer family

The group of volunteers who work with the Critteraid animal sanctuary in Summerland consider themselves a family, and on Sunday Nov. 18, you have the chance to...

Medical costs mounting

It costs a lot to do the work saving animals that Critteraid does, and they are hoping that more volunteers might come forward to help run their charity thrift...

Kittens taking over PetSmart

Plenty of cuddly, adoptable kittens will be making the drive down from their temporary home at the Critteraid animal sanctuary in Summerland this Saturday for a...

The cuddliest job ever

It's hard to imagine a more adorable job title than "kitten nanny." That's exactly what Critteraid animal sanctuary in Summerland desperately...

Speedway helps feed kids

The Penticton Speedway Foundation has donated $6,500 to 13 local charities and breakfast programs. The foundation raises money though 50-50 draws, raffles and...

Matchmaking for cats

An open house adoption event at Critteraid Sanctuary promises to help pair you with the perfect cat for your personality and lifestyle, in the hope that some of...

Adopt a farm animal

Ever wanted to own a pet farm animal, but don't have the time and space? Critteraid Sanctuary's new animal sponsorship program lets you have all the...

Desperate need of funds

Critteraid animal sanctuary recently rescued 50 cats from a hoarding situation in Kaleden, and now the costs of spaying, neutering, food and medication are...

Respiratory issues rampant

An overwhelming number of kittens taken in by Summerland's Critteraid sanctuary this season have had respiratory issues, resulting from illnesses spread by...

Lost his home twice

Kirby is one of many older cats at the Critteraid animal sanctuary in Summerland who just needs to find the right loving family. He has been down this road...

Fine wines and felines

The purr-fect event might be coming your way, if you're a fan of fine wines and felines. Critteraid is holding an adoption event this Friday, Aug. 31, at...

Critters need help in smoke

Smoky conditions from nearby fires have caused health concerns for the residents and volunteers at Critteraid animal sanctuary in Summerland. They are...

900 pounds of love

A very lovable pig at the Critteraid animal sanctuary in Summerland is looking for help exercising and staying healthy. Mr. Banks is a 900-pound, roughly...

Play with the piglets

A litter of six-month-old piglets at Summerland's Critteraid animal sanctuary needs some extra love and care as they grow up. Animal director Jess Byer says...

Plenty of kittens available

Critteraid animal sanctuary is full of plenty of kittens just waiting to find their forever homes. Animal director Jess Byer said this is the time of year when...

Meet the rescued kitties

Last week, Summerland animal sanctuary Critteraid rescued 50 cats from unsafe living conditions in Kaleden. The cats are now up for adoption, and according to...

50 cats saved, need homes

When Critteraid animal sanctuary's director Jess Byer got a call requesting help with some cats in Kaleden, she didn't know what she was walking into. ...

Senior cats need love

If you've ever thought about adopting a cat but don't want to go through litter box training and upbringing, taking home a senior cat might be the right...

Kittens seeking cuddles

Several kittens at the Critteraid animal shelter in Summerland are seeking forever homes, but in the meantime, they also need cuddles. Animal director Jess Byer...

New roof for the animals

The animal sanctuary Critteraid is seeking help with repairs to the main house, with a special emphasis on the roof. "Our building is getting of age,...

Wanted: Best friend

Sam is a three-year-old cat looking for a loving, gentle family to give her a home. She currently lives at the Critteraid animal sanctuary in Summerland, where...

Fence builders wanted

The many pasture animals at Critteraid in Summerland need fences to keep them safe, and the animal shelter is always looking for volunteers to help them...

Donation for breakfast clubs

Fourteen local nonprofits and school breakfast programs were granted a combined $8,680 today by the Penticton Speedway Foundation. Funds raised at the track...

Kitten season is here

Critteraid animal sanctuary has recently rescued two adorable litters of kittens, a few of whom are now old enough to be adopted. The older group, nicknamed...

Eat cake and help cats

If you like dessert and love animals, then Critteraid has really nailed it with an opportunity you'll enjoy. From April 9-12, all profits from Gratify...

Shelter upgrades needed

Summerland's Critteraid animal sanctuary is seeking skilled volunteers who want to help with renovations at the shelter. "Part of our mandate is to...

Easter Bunny pet photos

Easter celebrations aren't just for humans anymore. On Saturday, March 24, the Easter Bunny himself will be coming to PetSmart in Penticton for a...

Still not adopted!

Five playful pups that Castanet has been following at the Critteraid animal sanctuary are now 12 weeks old and at the perfect age to go to their forever home...

Friends of all shapes, sizes

Critteraid is looking for friends to help socialize their shy resident cow. China is the only cow at the Summerland sanctuary, and according to animal director...

Meet adoptable puppies

A litter of rescue puppies will be visiting PetSmart in Penticton on Saturday, where people can play with them and get more information on how to adopt one. The...

Sick kitties need love

A pair of cats suffering from Feline Leukemia Virus are quarantined from other animals at Critteraid in Summerland, and volunteers are welcome to come help them...