Family Violence Prevention Month

Family Violence Prevention Month

Our organization is honored to be trusted in supporting 553 pets escaping family violence. Together we can increase awareness of the warning signs of family violence, resources and supports available in our communities. You can find or share these community...
Pet Grief & Loss Information

Pet Grief & Loss Information

Generously written by Mariah McConnell  Pets provide humans with a source of comfort and companionship which means the death or loss of a pet can have serious impacts on owners. Many owners view their pet as a member of their family but will come into contact with...
Have a pet? Have a plan!

Have a pet? Have a plan!

Sometimes simply loving your pet is not enough. Like most things in life, owning a pet comes with responsibilities and unexpected challenges.  Over the last few months, we have had numerous individuals come to us with newly acquired pets that have no knowledge of the...
XhAle Brew Co.’s Tripawd Penelope NEIPA

XhAle Brew Co.’s Tripawd Penelope NEIPA

XhAle Brew Co.’s Tripawd Penelope NEIPA launched in March partnered with Parachutes for Pets to pay back the kindness from a gofundme Christina, XhAle’s founder, received when her cat lost a leg last year after an incident with a car. Without that kindness...
Summer 50-50 Raffle!

Summer 50-50 Raffle!

July 29th Update: Congradulations to Roybn Gold for winning $4500! We want our community to win big this summer! Share, purchase and spread awareness of Parachutes for Pets this summer with our Summer 50-50 cash raffle. Our calls for help are far outweighing our...
Homeless with Pets on the Rise in Calgary

Homeless with Pets on the Rise in Calgary

by Isabella Steed It is an unimaginable circumstance for those who have not lost a home. To be wary of your next meal, to fear whether or not you will have a place to sleep at night other than the comforts of cold grass and pavement. Unfortunately, this is a reality...