Guilderhaven seeks help for wildlife babies

GUILDERLAND — Once a year, Guilderhaven reaches out to our generous community, asking for assistance in dealing with the avalanche of small, helpless wildlife babies that have come into our care.

I hope everyone had the opportunity to see the fawns and the adorable very wild bobcat babies on our Facebook page. The bobcats have recuperated and moved on toward the end goal of being returned to their natural habitat with minimal contact with people.

We are looking for gift cards from food markets, pet stores, and Tractor Supply. Any type of donation would be greatly appreciated.

Aug. 1 begins our “blue bag” fundraiser through our generous friends at Hannaford Market, the one near Guilderland Town Hall on Route 20. We thank our community for its support of Guilderhaven.

 

More Community news

  • GUILDERLAND — Guilderhaven would like to thank all of those who made our July Art for Animals Event possible. Thanks go to the Guilderland Public Library, which hosted us; James Matlock who provided our musical entertainment; and Janice Adams, Polly Spinnler, and Lexi Vandenburgh as well.

  • Brunch on Saturdays and Sundays will include $1 mimosas with a choice of three toppings from among shrimp, steak, bacon, stuffed olives, hard-boiled eggs, avocado, and pineapple. 

  • GUILDERLAND — The Westmere Fire Department Ladies will hold their 6th Annual Vendor and Craft Fair on Nov. 2 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the firehouse at 1741 Western Ave. in Guilderland.

The Altamont Enterprise is focused on hyper-local, high-quality journalism. We produce free election guides, curate readers' opinion pieces, and engage with important local issues. Subscriptions open full access to our work and make it possible.