D - Animal Related

Neuse River Golden Retriever Rescue, Inc.

Mission: Neuse River Golden Retriever Rescue, Inc. is dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation and adoption of golden retrievers in need. The organization advocates responsible pet ownership, community education and protection of all dogs.

Vision: Neuse River Golden Retriever Rescue will have a strong, visible presence in the community and will be recognized as a leader in rescue, education and breed advocacy.

Eastern Rowan Saddle Club, Inc.

Section 1 – Purpose: Eastern Rowan Saddle Club is organized exclusively for charitable,
civic, benevolent, and educational purposes and has no capital stock. The purpose of Eastern Rowan Saddle Club shall be to:

Foster and study the knowledge of horses and other members of the equine family.

Encourage all types of sport and recreation with regards to horses and horseback riding.

Promote positive relationships within the community by encouraging participation in equine programs and other programs that benefit the community at large.

Carolina Equine Rescue & Assistance

Carolina Equine Rescue and Assistance (CERA) is a nonprofit organization that is dedicated to saving horses from abuse neglect, and slaughter. We rescue with the intent to rehabilitate, retrain and re-home through our adoption process. Horses who are not adoptable will receive high-quality care and call CERA their forever home. We believe that education is the foundation in order to decrease the unwanted horse population. CERA offers educational classes in equine ownership and management taught by qualified clinicians.

Foothills Humane Society

The mission of Foothills Humane Society is to care for stray and surrendered companion animals within our community; prevent cruelty to animals and care for those who are victims of abuse and neglect; stem pet over population; reunite lost animals with their owners; adopt homeless and orphaned animals; and educate the public about responsible pet care and ownership.

North Carolina Association of Veterinary Technicians

The Association: Advocates for the appropriate recognition and utilization of all roles in the Veterinary community including RVTs, Assistants, students, and support staff
- Invests in the future of VMT students by supporting student learning through Continuing Education
and scholarships
- Provide affordable continuing education
- Continues their involvement in outreach by informing the public about the roles of the whole
Veterinary team
- Help donate to other non-profit animal groups in this state that many of you hold close to your heart