Author Archives: Rikki's Refuge

About Rikki's Refuge

Supported entirely by donations from kind and loving individuals, Rikki's Refuge in Orange County, Virginia, is a 400 acre, no-kill, all species peaceful sanctuary supported solely by donations of kind and loving individuals. The refuge is home to over 1200 animals of over 20 different species, including but not limited to cats, dogs, sheep, goats, rabbits, pigs, emus, chickens, ducks, geese, a chukar, peacocks, and more. It is owned and operated by Life Unlimited of Virginia, Inc. an approved not-for profit Virginia Corporation and IRS tax code 501(c)(3) corporation as determined by the IRS. Federal Tax-ID number 54-1911042. A financial statement is available upon written request from the State Office of Consumer Affairs.

Can you volunteer to help our sheep shearer?

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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY AT RIKKI’S REFUGE – MAY 15/16, 2015!
We will have a sheep shearer here at Rikki’s Refuge on May 15 and May 16. We need a few volunteers to help, that are experienced in handling sheep, on these two days. (IF YOU HAVE NO EXPERIENCE BUT WANT TO HELP, WE CAN TRAIN YOU!) We unfortunately cannot allow spectators for the shearing, to help keep them calm. Please email: Tours@RikkisRefuge.org ASAP if you can help! Thanks!

Pet Fiesta 5/2/15

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PET FIESTA – May 2, 2015
Reston Town Center, Reston, Virginia 20190
Come see us, and other local area animal welfare organizations and pet related businesses! Meet wonderful animals looking for their forever homes and check out the latest in pet products. Enjoy onstage entertainment, face painting and caricature artists. Gather the kids and join us for a day of pets and fun for the whole family! ADMISSION IS FREE!

Pet Fiesta on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/petfiesta

Pet Fiesta on the Web: http://www.petfiesta.org/

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Can you spare a few hours on Saturday, May 2 and help us at our booth at the Reston Town Center PET FIESTA in Reston, Virginia? Even a few hours will be super appreciated! Plus it’s a really fun day! If you can help, please email Lolly at:  lollyb65@gmail.com

Saturday Donation Drop-Off 5/2/15

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SATURDAY DONATION DROP-OFF 5/2/15
Here’s what we need: Toilet Brushes, Hoses, Large Heavy Duty Trash Bags, Canned Cat Food, Canned Tuna, Meat Baby Food, Paper Towels, Canned Dog Food, Laundry Detergent, Dish Soap, Scrub Sponges, Regular Brooms
How you can help——-
1. DONATION DROP OFF SATURDAY NOON-2:00:
Rikki’s Refuge Life Center – 21410 Constitution Hwy. – Rapidan, VA. 22733
2. DROP OFF AT RETAIL:
You may also leave donations for Rikki’s Refuge at Re-Tail in Fredericksburg any time during normal business hours, if this is more convenient for you!
RETAIL – 3503 Lafayette Blvd. – Fredericksburg, VA. 22408
3. ON OUR WEB SITE:
To give electronically: http://www.rikkisrefuge.org/feedme
4. AT OPIE’S STORE:
Shop at OPIE’S CORNER STORE: http://astore.amazon.com/wwwrikkisrefu-20
5. AMAZON WISH LIST:
Rikki’s Amazon Wish List: http://www.amazon.com/gp/registry/wishlist/126FNLHBB9AGA/ref=cm_wl_rlist_go_v?
6. PAYPAL:
mail@rikkisrefuge.org
7. MAIL A DONATION:
Rikki’s Refuge, PO Box 1357, Orange, VA. 22960

Re-Tail One Year Anniversary Photos

Sharing a few of our photos from our Rikki’s Refuge RE-TAIL One Year Anniversary Celebration!

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You can see all photos from our anniversary celebration at any of these albums:

ON FLICKR: https://www.flickr.com/photos/rikkis_refuge/sets/72157645254180133/

ON PINTEREST: https://www.pinterest.com/RikkisRefuge/rikkis-refuge-re-tail/

ON FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10152675137637391.1073741905.169651012390&type=3

Rabies/Micro-chip Clinic in Culpeper on 5/3/15

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Culpeper Felines & Friends will be holding a RABIES VACCINATION AND MICRO-CHIP CLINIC at the Culpeper Animal Hospital on MAY 3, 2015. There will also be a yummy bake sale with lots of delectable homemade items and a fun sale of dog and cat related items like toys, costumes, treats, etc! Dogs on leashes please and cats in carriers. For more more information, CALL: 540.812.2430 or EMAIL: goodmews22@aol.com