Welcome to our FAQ page! Here we hope you will find the answers to questions you may have regarding our organization. If you can’t find what you’re looking for please Contact Us.
Please note that Pawed Pals Animal Rescue (PPAR) is currently not able to directly assist with dogs/puppies. Our volunteers and the limited available resources are focused on cats and kittens. Our plans are to be in a position to work with dogs in the not too distant future. Please follow our progress on becoming a full scale animal rescue and shelter facility by visiting our Shelter News page.
General / Donation Q&A
Journey’s Legacy is a dog rescue based in Selkirk…
Before the Bridge is a rescue in Stonewall specializing in senior dogs…
Spirit of Hope dog rescue focuses in Northern MB Communities…
We recommend that you take the following steps to find your lost pet:
Put a large sign MISSING CAT sign in your front yard immediately – someone nearby may have already found the cat and be looking for its owner
Go door-to-door with a photo of your cat asking if anyone has seen him/her; and ask your neighbours to check in their yards, under decks, in garages, sheds and anywhere else that your pet might seek shelter
Contact your local veterinary clinics, pet supply stores and groomers
Contact your local animal control by-law officers
City of Selkirk, Animal Control 204-785-4924
RM of St. Andrews, Animal Control 204-757-2083
RM of St. Clements, Animal Control 204-944-2914
Make flyers to post in high traffic businesses (please ask permission) such as your local grocery or convenience stores, post office, gas stations, and anywhere else that will let you put post one – be sure to include a photo if possible, your cat’s name and a phone number where you can be notified and/or callers can leave a message
If you are witnessing an obvious incident of physical abuse to an animal please call 911 immediately.
Other resources you may find useful:
Wildlife Haven Rehabilitation Centre (Ile des Chênes MB) 204-878-3740
Prairie Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre (Winnipeg MB) 204-510-1855
If the animal is dead and on a provincial highway please contact the government of Manitoba’s Department of Highways nearest Regional Office – for Selkirk and surrounding communities 204-346-6266.
If the animal is dead and on a municipal roadway please contact your local Public Works department through the appropriate city or municipal office:
City of Selkirk, Public Works 204-785-4930
RM of St. Andrews, Municipal Office 204-738-2264 or toll-free 1-866-738-2264
RM of St. Clements, Municipal Office 204-482-3300 or toll-free 1-888-797-8725