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The eagerly anticipated annual rabies clinic, organized by the GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede in collaboration with Homeward Bound Pet Adoption Center, took place on Saturday, March 9, 2024, at the Harry E. Williams Recreation Center on 2 Broadway, Runnemede, NJ. This event attracted pet owners from the community, providing them with access to essential rabies vaccines and an opportunity to contribute to a meaningful cause.

A total of 62 cats and dogs received rabies vaccines, ensuring the continued health and safety of cherished pets throughout the community. Beyond its primary function as a healthcare service, the clinic served as a platform for pet owners to connect with local resources and support networks, fostering a sense of community spirit and collaboration.

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In addition to administering vital medical care, the GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede took the lead in organizing a fundraising drive to benefit Homeward Bound Pet Adoption Center. Generous donations from attendees and community members amounted to over $200 worth of contributions, including monetary donations, food, toys, and essential supplies. These generous gestures will directly support the shelter's ongoing efforts to provide care and find loving homes for animals in need.

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The success of the event was made possible by the unwavering dedication and commitment of the club's members. Ten volunteers from the GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede graciously donated their time and expertise to ensure the seamless operation of the clinic, prioritizing the well-being of attending pets and their owners.


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Homeward Bound Pet Adoption Center, situated in Blackwood, NJ, holds a pivotal role in promoting animal welfare within the region. The partnership between Homeward Bound and the GFWC Woman's Club of Runnemede underscores a shared commitment to supporting the local community and its beloved furry companions.