Our Companions Animal Rescue

Our Companions Animal Rescue is a Connecticut based organization that promises to always do the right thing for animals, regardless of the challenge or cost.

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Our Companions Calendar

Check our our Adoption Events page for Our Companions monthly Meet & Greet and other adoption events.

August

Putnam Bank Pet Fundraiser

Pomfret Branch, 100 Averill Avenue
Pomfret, CT

1:00 - 3:00 pm

Our Companions ambassadors will be attending this event.

Help spread the word: click here for a full-size copy of the poster below.

Putnam Bank

Monday, August 21st

Pet Loss Support Group

Our Companions Valerie Friedman Program Center
34 Sanrico Drive, Manchester, Ct

6:15 - 7:30 pm

Pet BereavementThere is something deep within our nature that loves the special relationship of the human-pet bond. In many ways, our bonds with our beloved pets are stronger, purer, and far more intimate than our other relationships. 
Andrea Seader, a certified pet loss and bereavement counselor through the Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement (APLB), will be facilitating a support group for pet loss and bereavement, hosted by Our Companions.

The group will be an emotionally safe environment  that is caring, compassionate, and supportive. Group members will also learn about the grieving process, so that they may evaluate their own healing and provide peer support to others.  The group is appropriate for those who have had a loss at any time, and also addresses anticipatory grief and other types of loss, recently or in the past, such as disappearance, divorce, moving, relinquishing.

Each session is a fee of $25.00, but a sliding scale will be considered. Cash or check is due at the beginning of each session. A portion of each fee will be donated to Our Companions.

Contact Andrea by e-mail (andrea106@cox.net) to register or for further information. Feel free to forward this to others who might be interested.

Saturday, August 26th

Public Visiting Hours

Our Companions Ashford Sanctuary
46 Floeting Road, Ashford, CT

1:00 - 3:00 pm

Tour our innovative Sanctuary facility. Lots more information here.

Monday, August 28th

Pet Loss Support Group

Our Companions Valerie Friedman Program Center
34 Sanrico Drive, Manchester, Ct

6:15 - 7:30 pm

Please see more details under August 21st

Saturday, September 2nd

Public Visiting Hours

Our Companions Ashford Sanctuary
46 Floeting Road, Ashford, CT

1:00 - 3:00 pm

Tour our innovative Sanctuary facility. Lots more information here.

Sunday, September 3rd

Dog Days

Coventry Farmers Market
Hale Homestead, 229 South Street, Coventry, CT

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Our Companions ambassadors will be attending this event.

Monday, September 4th

Pet Loss Support Group

Our Companions Valerie Friedman Program Center
34 Sanrico Drive, Manchester, Ct

6:15 - 7:30 pm

Please see more details under August 21st

Saturday, September 9th

Volunteer Orientation

Our Companions Valerie Friedman Program Center
34 Sanrico Drive, Manchester, Ct

10:00 - 11:00 am

Join us as an Our Companions volunteer! More information here.

Saturday, September 9th

Public Visiting Hours

Our Companions Ashford Sanctuary
46 Floeting Road, Ashford, CT

1:00 - 3:00 pm

Tour our innovative Sanctuary facility. Lots more information here.

Monday, September 11th

Pet Loss Support Group

Our Companions Valerie Friedman Program Center
34 Sanrico Drive, Manchester, Ct

6:15 - 7:30 pm

Please see more details under August 21st

Saturday, September 16th

Public Visiting Hours

Our Companions Ashford Sanctuary
46 Floeting Road, Ashford, CT

1:00 - 3:00 pm

Tour our innovative Sanctuary facility. Lots more information here.

Monday, September 18th

Pet Loss Support Group

Our Companions Valerie Friedman Program Center
34 Sanrico Drive, Manchester, Ct

6:15 - 7:30 pm

Please see more details under August 21st

Saturday, September 23rd

September Meet & Greet

Our Companions Valerie Friedman Program Center
34 Sanrico Drive, Manchester, Ct

10:00 am - 12:00 noon

Meet adoptable pets! More details here.

Saturday, September 23rd

East Windsor Community Day

East Windsor Park & Reservoir
Reservoir Avenue, Broad Brook, CT

11:00 am- 3:00 pm

Our Companions ambassadors will be attending this event.

 

Saturday, September 23rd

Public Visiting Hours

Our Companions Ashford Sanctuary
46 Floeting Road, Ashford, CT

1:00 - 3:00 pm

Tour our innovative Sanctuary facility. Lots more information here.

Monday, September 25th

Pet Loss Support Group

Our Companions Valerie Friedman Program Center
34 Sanrico Drive, Manchester, Ct

6:15 - 7:30 pm

Please see more details under August 21st

Saturday, September 30th

Public Visiting Hours

Our Companions Ashford Sanctuary
46 Floeting Road, Ashford, CT

1:00 - 3:00 pm

Tour our innovative Sanctuary facility. Lots more information here.

Monday, October 2nd

Pet Loss Support Group

Our Companions Valerie Friedman Program Center
34 Sanrico Drive, Manchester, Ct

6:15 - 7:30 pm

Please see more details under August 21st