zacky the yorkie, miracle of sight                                                 March 2014

The 5 year old Yorkie developed diabetes and then cataracts that made him functionally blind. Zacky's owners reached out to the Shamrock Animal Fund and got the help they needed to pay for surgery at Cornell University's Veterinary College.

more stories from shamrock animal fund 2010 - 2014                     April 2014

We will soon be adding to our story collection from some of our favorite cases of helping pets and helping people from across the Central New York region. 

healthy pet clinics serve syracuse's north side                                june 2013

The spring north side Clinics on the Assumption Church campus served 300 pets. Pet owners patiently waited for two hours for their opportunity to have their dog or cat vaccinated, examined and treated by volunteer veterinarians. 

healthy pet clinics wrap up fall 2013 season                             November 2013

The Healthy Pet Clinics served 150 dogs and cats at the 3rd Clinic of the fall season. About two dozen pet owners brought their animals back for booster vaccinations after receiving care at the earlier Clinics at St. Lucy's.

dog wedding benefit for shamrock                                                    July 2013

A summertime doggy nuptials raised thousands of dollars for the Shamrock Animal Fund.  Helena and Glen Axelrod hosted the garden 'wedding' for Tiger and Sconset.  Guests generously donated while enjoying the festivities.

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