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P.O. Box 51554
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
Phone: (831) 718-9122
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Patricia J Bauer Center
615 Forest Ave, Pacific Grove

Peace of Mind Dog Rescue
is a non-profit 501(c)(3) Corp.
TAX ID NO. 27-1154816

rayneWho will care for your dog if you no longer can?

Peace of Mind Dog Rescue is a resource and advocate for senior dogs and senior people on the Central Coast. We find loving homes for dogs whose guardians can no longer care for them and for senior dogs in shelters.

Abalonetti Spring Fling

AbalonettiWhen: Thursday April 24, 5:30pm-7:30pm

Where: Abalonetti Bar & Grill, 57 Fisherman's Wharf, Monterey

Enjoy your choice of one of Abalonetti Bar and Grill's famed Local Special Menu Items, and sip award-winning wines from Hahn Vineyards. Enter the dog talent/trick contest.

Cost is $40 per person, which includes choice of Local Special Menu Items and wine. Event is limited to 48 guests plus their dogs. Reservations required. Call Peace of Mind Dog Rescue at (831) 718-9122 to make reservations or email .

Hofsas House Hosts Wine Tastings in 2014

HofsasJoin POMDR and Hofsas House throughout 2014 at its poolside meeting room to sip local wines, enjoy small bites and support Peace of Mind Dog Rescue. Your four-legged friends are invited to!

May 9th, 5:30-7:00
September 19th, 5:30-7:00 Twisted Roots
October 17th, 5:30-7:30 Ventana Wines
November 21, 5:30-7:00 Cima Collina

Hofsas House house is located on San Carlos Street between 3rd and 4th, Carmel.

$15.00 per person and includes one glass of wine and nibbles. Space is limited to 40 attendees. Reservations required. To make a reservation, contact Carrie at Hofsas House at 831-624-2745 or 100% of the proceeds benefit POMDR.

Click here for more info.

Chihuahua Pride Day

ChihuahuaJoin POMDR and several other rescue groups for a bevy of adoptable dogs at Chihuahua Pride Day.

The theme this year is Viva Las Vegas! The big day rolls around on Saturday, May 17, 2014, 1-4 p.m. at the Pacific Grove Community Center, 515 Junipero, Pacific Grove.

The event will be raising money for spay/neuter vouchers for local Chihuahua guardians who need financial help to get their dogs altered.

Silent Auction, pet portraits, vendors, raffle, doggie cosumte contest, and more!

Major Plaque/Stone Sponsorship Opportunities

MajorPOMDR has three new Sponsorship Opportunities in memory of a dog or a person or in honor of a dog or a person. We will create an engraved plaque or river stone to remember your special someone which will be displayed at the POMDR Bauer Center. Your sponsorship will help POMDR carry out our mission of helping senior dogs and senior people.

Read more about these sponsorship opportunities.

Wish List

We are in need of the following items to help us care for the dogs. We have limited storage space and accept donations by appointment only. If you would like to donate any of the following, please email us. Thanks!

Dog Beds (Kuranda Dog Beds offer a discount)
Postage Stamps
Ex Pens
Dog Gates
Baby Gates
Gift Cards for:
Pet Food Express
Raw Connection
Best Pet
Diggidy Dog
Stones Pet Shop
Other Pet Supply Stores

Shop on Your Favorite Sites and Earn $$$ for Senior Dogs

ShopSimply go to POMDR's adopt-a-shelter page by clicking here. Click on Shelters up in the right hand corner, then choose "select a shelter." Choose Peace of Mind Dog Rescue as the shelter you are shopping for. Then choose your store and shop like you always do. All your favorites are there. From Amazon to Ebay to Zappos. A portion of EVERY purchase will come to us in a cash donation.

How Can You Help?

HowIf you would like to help POMDR with a donation, consider sponsoring one of our dogs. Your sponsorship will help cover the costs of their medical care while they are looking for a permanent home. Visit our adoptable dog page to choose a dog to sponsor.

Our dogs also need more exposure to find that perfect home. If you or your business would like to sponsor an ad in the Carmel Pine Cone, Monterey County Weekly, PG Hometown Bulletin, Cedar Street Times, the Monterey County Herald, or the Santa Cruz Sentinel please email us. We welcome sponsors who would like to sponsor a one time ad or are interested in sponsoring one ad per month ongoing. The cost of each ad is between $100 and $150 depending upon the newspaper.

POMDR License Plate Frames


Get the coolest License Plate Frame around and show your support for POMDR and adopting older dogs!

$15 plus $5 for shipping

To order your frame, send check for $20 to:
Attn: License Plate Frame
PO Box 51554
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Donate Your Car and Support POMDR

DonateYour used vehicle could help POMDR save more dogs left behind! It is easy to do. Just fill out a simple online form, then Donate Car USA will arrange to have your vehicle picked up, they will transfer the title, and auction the car off on behalf of POMDR. The will also send you a receipt for tax purposes. Click here to get started.

Support POMDR - Use Your S.H.A.R.E.S. Card!

SupportShopping at Savemart, Smart Foods, Food Max, or Lucky can help POMDR save more lives.

It's simple, it's easy, and it costs you nothing. Present your S.H.A.R.E.S card each time you shop at one of these supermarkets, and POMDR will receive a donation of 3% of your purchase.

Email us your name and mailing address and we'll put your S.H.A.R.E.S. card in the mail to you today so you can start raising money for dogs in need. Let us know how many cards you'd like for any member of your family that shops.


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Abalonetti 3rd Annual Spring Fling
5:30pm-7:30pm, April 24, Abalonetti Bar and Grill, 57 Fisherman's Wharf, Monterey
Order off the Abalonetti local's menu, sip award winning wine from Hahn Vineyard, enter the doggie talent/trick contest. Stay tuned for more info on how to reserve your space.
Wine Tasting & Adoptable Dogs
5:30-7:00pm, May 9, September 19, October 17, November 21, Hofsas House on San Carlos between 3rd and 4th, Carmel
$15 per person, Reservations required. For more info click here.
Chihuahua Pride Day
1:00pm-4:00pm, May 17, Pacific Grove Community Center
Adoptable dogs, entertainment, silent auction, and more. Click here for more info.
Spring Dog Festival
9am-2pm, May 18, Soquel High School
Fun, games, food, demos, adotpable dogs, shopping. Click here for more info.
Woof to Woof
10am-3pm, May 31, Sky Park Soccer Fields, 361 Kings Village Rd, Scotts Valley
Parades, contests, costumes, silent auction, vendor booths. Click here for more info.
Oldies But Goodies Fundraiser
1:00pm-4:00pm, June 7, Carmel Mission Inn, Carmel
Music, food, wine, beer, dancing, silent auction. Fun, fun, fun! And dogs! Stay tuned for how to purchase your tickets.
General Volunteer Orientation and Foster Training
5:30-7:30pm, July 30, October 22, at 615 Forest Ave, Pacific Grove
All new and current volunteers are invited to attend. Please email us to RSVP for the orientation.
Adoption Events
Ongoing, most Saturdays
Click here to see a list of our scheduled Adoption Events throughout the area