SCARS is a volunteer run organization and does not have a central office. If you are interested in contributing to any of our programs please contact the appropriate person using the contact information below.

Mailing Address:
Second Chance Animal Rescue Society
Box 3045
Athabasca, AB T9S 2B9

780-466-SCAR (7227)


Send adoption applications, questions regarding animals, or questions regarding adoptions to:


Image of a black and white puppy

To make a donation go to our donations page

If you have any questions regarding donations, send them to


Adoptable dog at a SCARS event

For general information about fostering, see: Fostering at SCARS

If you have any questions regarding fostering, send them to:

Sanctuary animal sponsorship and website advertising

SCARS rescue

For information about Sanctuary Animal Sponsorship, see: SCARS Sanctuary Animals

For information about Website Advertising, see: SCARS Website Advertising

To contact us regarding Sanctuary Animal Sponsorship:

SCARS general inquiries

For inquiries regarding media relations, fundraising or any other questions, send them to:


Truck and trailer full of dog houses for the Walls for Winter program

For general information about volunteering, see: Volunteering at SCARS

If you have any questions regarding volunteering, send them to: