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Our Pets

Due to the kitten overflow this year and the struggling economy, more cats and kittens are losing their homes. These kittens are growing up fast due to the adoption slowdown - would you please consider giving these young kitties a good home?

Click Here To See Pets Available For Adoption!

SARA's Happy Tails - Look who has a FURever Home!

Come see our cats in person!
Stop by and say hello to our featured kitties of the week in either Petco. They are there during the normal operating hours of the store. Or come by and see us at an adoption weekend:

1) Petco in Blue Star Shopping Center in Watchung - every Saturday (12 - 5PM) and Sunday (11AM - 3PM).
2) Petco in Gateway Shopping Center in Old Bridge on Rt 9 - every Saturday (11AM - 4PM).
3) Pet Valu 300 South Avenue Garwood Saturdays 10 to 2
4) Pet Valu 977 Valley Rd, Gillette, NJ 07933 Saturdays from 11 to 3

Appointments can also be made for evening adoptions by contacting Betty B. at (908) 464-1203.

Featured Cats

DONNA NOBLE -This pretty girl was a rescue from a hoarding situation. She was born approx. April 2013, She likes to keep an eye on things while being active and playful. She also makes small talk with her foster family and fills them in on what they missed while they were out. She enjoys sleeping in bed with her family. Good with other animals: Likes catnip and hunting type toys. Donna is current on vetting and FIV/FELV negative. She is spayed. If you are interested please call 908 578 4354 or email saracats.julia@gmail.com

TUFFY This little bundle of joy came in with his siblings Muffy and Buffy. All 3 are so wonderful. Tuffy loves to follow you around and curl up with you to sleep. He never leaves your side. He purrs like crazy and play to no end. Very sweet boy. All rescued from under a shed in Rahway where their were 3 mommas and 3 litters (we have all babies) and all mommas are now fixed. If you are interested in this SWEET BOY, please let us know! FIV/FELV negative, wormed, up to date on vaccines and ready for a loving home! Please call Julia at 908 578 4354 or email saracats.julia@gmail.com.

KATRINA & ICHABOD Ichabod and Katrina are the cutest little kittens. Both are approximately 16 weeks old. Playful, fun and adorable. Ichabod the orange boy is a big mush. Such a soft cuddly boy who loves to be held. Katrina is a beautiful black kitten and she is always on the go. Loves to play and will play with you for hours. A bit shy at first but warms up if you give her lots of play time. The 2 love each other and can be seen running and romping all over. These 2 were saved at a local TNR site. We realized they were way too sweet to do the return so we kept them for adoption. Both are spayed and neutered, FIV/FELV negative, vaccinated and wormed. Both are very fun kittens to have around. Please contact Julia at 908 578 4354 or saracats.julia@gmail.com

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S.A.R.A. Inc. is a animal rescue and placement organization. We are a 501c(3) organization, so your donations are tax deductible. We are comprised of devoted volunteers, some with over thirty years of experience. We have a Board of Trustees and Officers who have hands-on knowledge of how to run an effective and efficient animal rescue organization. We are all actively involved and committed to helping as many cats and dogs as we can! Donations can be made by our paypal link OR by sending a check to : SARA INC PO BOX 124, Berkeley Hts, NJ 07922

Our focus is cats and kittens. S.A.R.A.'s priority is to get as many rescued animals placed in good and caring homes. One of our main objectives is population control so we also manage feral colonies with a spay/neuter program. We do not have a shelter. All our animals are fostered in homes and put on display at Petco in Blue Star Shopping Center in Watchung, NJ or Petco in Sayerville on Rt 9.

If you are interested in adopting in the Watchung area, please call Betty B. at (908) 464-1203, or contact Kathleen for the Sayerville/Old Bridge area at saracats@aol.com.

You can also reach us at sararescue@comcast.net

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Get Involved

We have a wish list of supplies that we always need. If you can spare any of the following items, you can either email us at sararescue@comcast.net or call Betty B. at (908) 464-1203 and arrangements will be made to pick up your donation. You can also bring supplies to Petco during our adoption days.

Volunteer Your Time: Volunteers are always needed and very much welcome not only during our Pet Adoption Days, but also in the daily care of the cats and kittens being kept on display at Petco.

Volunteers are also needed for Petco in Old Bridge! We are in desperate need of capable volunteers to take one or two slots a week (mornings or evenings) to help with cage cleaning, feeding and caring for our cats and kittens. Please consider being part of a S.A.R.A.'s effort to place even more animals in good, stable homes. Contact Kathleen at 732-309-4089 (or e-mail SARACats@aol.com) if you can help in this area.

Petco volunteers must be at least 18 years old and have dependable transportation.

Cage cleaners for Pet Valu in Garwood as well = please contact Julia @saracats.julia@gmail.com.

Foster Homes: Being a foster home is a fantastic experience. Foster homes are always needed to work with cats, kittens for both long and short term periods, depending on the needs of the animal to groom them into adoptable pets.

Be an Angel: Desperately needed are people with big hearts willing to take in a blood positive (feline AIDS) cat or kitten. Many of these live long, healthy lives. As a note, FIV cannot be transmitted to humans.

S.A.R.A. is working on several projects right now. Donations are essential to keep our efforts going. Monetary donations assist in helping us with TNR efforts such as the large colonies we are undertaking in Garwood NJ and Old Bridge NJ., Together those sites have yielded over 50 cats that will no longer be able to reproduce kittens when we are finished with the project. Costs are high and therefore we need donations to help assist in our efforts.

We have also assisted in several foreclosures, evictions (27 cats), deaths and poor health cases. All of which had very little money to assist in the care of these cats in order for proper placement. Projects are still on going and costly.

Experienced trappers, fosters and people who want to assist in our fundraising efforts are needed. Please contact 'saracats.julia@gmail.com OR mjeroland@gmail.com if you can help.

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Our Monthly Kitty Promotions

Promotions run ALL month long and are available at ALL adoption locations. Petco Watchung and Old Bridge as well as Pet Valu in Garwood.

FEATURED Cats - Stop by one of our adoption locations on Saturdays and Sundays to see the adorable little faces just waiting for you to take them home.

FREE giveaways and adoption incentives with approved adoptions!

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Help Support S.A.R.A.

All donations are tax deductible and go towards helping care for our foster cats:

At certain times of the year, S.A.R.A., Inc. gathers donated items for garage sales as well as our eBay site. If you have items that are in good condition and can be used for these occasions, please contact our Fundraising Chairperson at: saracats.julia@gmail.com.
You can also click on the eBay logo below to see the items we currently have available for auction:
My items on eBay

Gertrude Hawk Chocolate

Need favors for a wedding? Sweet 16? Communion? We're currently selling Gertrude Hawk chocolates to raise money for S.A.R.A. All proceeds go to our animals! Call Julia at (908) 464-1203, email us at sararescue@comcast.net, or write to us at:
S.A.R.A. Inc.
P.O. Box 124
Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922

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Upcoming Events

Save the Date - PET FAIR - OCTOBER 18th and 19th at Parker Gardens - Terrill Road in Scotch Plains 10 to 3

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Useful Tips for Pet Owners

Below are some links to invaluable resources for both new and veteran pet owners.

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