Giving Back

Below are the rescues/causes Plum Shade Farm supports.  Please consider a donation to one of these great organizations or perhaps volunteer your time and experience to help if you can.

Animal Legal Defense Fund

About Animal Legal Defense Fund - http://aldf.org/

For more than three decades, the Animal Legal Defense Fund has been fighting to protect the lives and advance the interests of animals through the legal system. Founded in 1979 by attorneys active in shaping the emerging field of animal law, ALDF has blazed the trail for stronger enforcement of anti-cruelty laws and more humane treatment of animals in every corner of American life. Today, ALDF’s groundbreaking efforts to push the U.S. legal system to end the suffering of abused animals are supported by thousands of dedicated attorneys and more than 100,000 members.

Large Animal Protection Society

About LAPS - http://largeanimalprotectionsociety.org/_LAPS

The mission of the Large Animal Protection Society is to stop cruelty to large animals in our community.

Established in 1988, the Large Animal Protection Society (LAPS) is an all-volunteer nonprofit, state chartered, humane agency that has state authority to investigate cruelty complaints and prosecute offenders in order to enforce Pennsylvania’s animal cruelty laws in  Chester, Delaware, and Lancaster counties.  LAPS’ state-trained, court-authorized, and badged Humane Society Police Officers provide a valuable community service by intervening in suspected cases of animal cruelty involving large animals.

Rhodesian Ridgeback Rescue Inc.

About Rhodesian Ridgeback Rescue, Inc.- http://www.ridgebackrescue.org/

Our Mission:   Rhodesian Ridgeback Rescue, Inc., (RRRInc) is a not-for-profit, charitable organization dedicated to the rescue, care, and adoption of abandoned or unwanted Rhodesian Ridgeback dogs, as well as to protecting and preserving the integrity and welfare of the Rhodesian Ridgeback breed.

Mid-Atlantic German Shepherd Rescue

About Mid-Atlantic German Shepherd Rescue - http://www.magsr.org/

Our Mission Statement: MAGSR is dedicated to rehabilitating and providing a second chance to German shepherds and shepherd mixes that have been abandoned, abused, lost, strayed, or surrendered. Through our community outreach events around the Mid-Atlantic region, we teach and encourage responsible pet ownership and pet population control. Our all-volunteer organization works diligently to locate loving and responsible owners who wish to make their new dog(s) members of their family -- forever. MAGSR remains committed to helping end the needless overpopulation, death, abuse, and neglect of dogs in our area and in improving the lives of the dogs as well as their new owners.