Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow

Today I was at S.A.I.N.T.S for one of many upcoming shoots of their wonderful and whimsical collection of special needs animals. Carol, the founder, and I are talking about collaborating on a photodocumentbookthing about this huge and amazing rescue she runs.

While I was there, I overheard the most *interesting* conversation. Apparently, someone came up with the most brilliant idea for a fundraiser – a fundraiser wherein they either raise $2000.00 …. or Carol shaves her head.

S.A.I.N.T.S. is an incredible sanctuary for senior and palliative and “unadoptable” animals. Over 130 of them call this little farm Home.

The old.
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The Blind.
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The maimed.
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And the … uh …
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Oh, it’s Percy. Best. Cow. EVER.
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All of them have found safety, love and physical and emotional nourishment in Carol’s home.

That’s why I don’t think it’s very nice to make Carol shave her head! She’s already lost her sanity, she shouldn’t have to lose her hair too ;-)

If you’re interested in helping Carol keep her hair, email S.A.I.N.T.S. to find out how you can purchase a lock of her hair and give it a good home on her head!

And please give Daphne a cookie. She’s starving.
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Comments

  1. Wow. Just…wow.

    You have 100% captured Percy's self.

    I hear you're coming back out here next week…gonna' grab you and set up a photo shoot for my guys.

    Great work Sheena. Really. Great work.

  2. Cool photos of the animals!

  3. I would totally by a photodocumentbook thing from you! Also, would totally buy a calendar with photos of your dogs – maybe a good way to subsidize so you don't have to get rid of the equipment?

  4. A photodocumentbook thing is a great idea – you could do one of TDBCR. Putting something on youtube with links to the web sites would be a good way to get visibility and more people aware of the work you guys do.

    And, of course, great pictures and great work done by SAINTS.

  5. Alex93andme says:

    Wonderful pictures and wonderful work done by S.A.I.N.T.S.

  6. Yay SAINTS! I've been meaning to head out that way and visit, as it's been one of my local charities for a few years now.

    That last picture is so full of awesome, I can't stand it! I want a picture of Maia with her ears out like that!

  7. CharlieDog says:

    Wow. I want to adopt Fourlane incredibly badly!! Alas I live in Georgia, and have two dogs he would probably hate :p

    Is there a time limit on when you have to donate by to save Carols hair? :p

    Also, I think that is such a great place and what a cool fund raising idea!

  8. Benny and Lily says:

    Now thats an idea!
    Benny & Lily

  9. Tristan and Braun says:

    Hey Sheena,
    I just went by S.A.I.N.Ts pages yesterday. The work Carol does is awesome! Wish there is something I can do from where I am! I think you both should really give the photodocumentbook a go! It's a great idea.

    You have the talents, she has the animals. You both need the money. What are you both waiting for?!?!? *Hugz*

  10. PoochesForPeace says:

    What an awesome place!!!

  11. Life With Dogs says:

    You must admire that kind of commitment…

  12. sakemartyr says:

    love all the ears…

  13. Hi Sheena,
    I sent you an email donation to support the blog, which, BTW, makes me laugh out loud every time I read it. Please don't stop. Ever. However, I noticed that you have not accepted the transfer yet. Do you want me to resend to another address?

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