Welcome to the SCARs links page. This page has both local and National Animal welfare links and will be growing over time to include many new links. Please visit the sites below for more info (just click on the picture and it will take you to their site). Special thanks to our sponsor, FASTSIGNS® Alexandria!
The Second Chance Animal Rescue Facebook page!

If you wish to donate to SCARS this is the site to go to. All donations are tax deductible.

Below are some links to pet sitters, dog walkers, and other fun stuff!
 Our (sometimes) backup webmasters site. ​​
Below is not a link, just a cute dog GIF.

2017 SCARMV Supporters

Accomplishments in 2017

2017 was a busy year
We processed over 130 animals through the RESCUE
We assisted numerous wildlife both emergencies and just assistance with moving on
We adopted over 38 felines and canines
We flew, drove over 60 canines to safety in NO KILL Shelters
We quietly and with dignity removed roadkill to the woods for nature to dispose
We did Search and Rescue for over 100 pets. Reunions were over 60%
Did a few animal abuse investigations
Lots of public education and advocacy

Thank You

2017 Supporters

Recognize and Thank You to those who so generously supported the Second Chance Animal Rescue of Mount Vernon VA and continue their support in multiple ways.

1. FAST SIGN for providing professional printed material
2. Rozanne Black for her expert scavenging for animal care items... She has help keep us stocked with all kinds of equipment.
3. DirtyPawsPhotography for providing professional photo services for our adoptions. 
4. A variety of people on the NEXT DOOR application for helping to relay information
5. The many volunteers and especially fosters for our felines
6. Numerous veterinary clinics including Anicira, Calvert Wellness, Belle Haven, Hayfield and Jessica Beale
7. The SCAR Board who step up all the time to assist in areas of expertise - legal, medical, administrative, financial
8. Fairfax Symphony Orchestra for sponsoring us twice
9. So many financial contributors
10. Our rescue search and rescue canine - Chance
10. Finally the animals that have come and gone from our RESCUE... some wildlife, some domestic felines, avians and canines...