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It’s not too late to save a dog like Mayhem!

After successfully recruiting several dogs during January’s Blood Donor Month, we still like to remind the community how essential our doggy donors are to helping us provide life-saving blood across the country. Without the wonderful donor families that come see us every 6 weeks, we would not have blood products to save dogs like Mayhem, […]

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January is Blood Donor Month!#committoayearofdonations!

What do you think of when you think of blood donor? Lifesaving, donuts & orange juice, or maybe The Red Cross? Here at Blue Ridge, we think of dogs! We think of dog cookies, snuggling on a massage table, family, free health screenings, and lifesavers! With only a handful of canine blood banks in the […]

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A big thank you to a local hospital and a retiring donor.

  When you meet a group of people who are excited and supportive of the work you do.. We can not thank you enough Pet Medical Center of Springfield for hosting our donations yesterday last minute. Their staff was kind, helpful, and supportive of our mission. We traded snacks for their exam room and we […]

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Do you know your blood type?

Many of you may be blood donors yourselves. What is your blood type? Now let’s ask this.. how many of you know your dog’s blood type? If your dog is or was a blood donor you may already know this important info. How easy is it to blood type a dog you might ask? Super […]

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