As the old man walked on the beach at dawn, he noticed a young man ahead of him picking up starfish & flinging them into the sea. Finally catching up with the youth, he asked him why he was doing this. The answer was that the stranded starfish would die if left in the morning sun. "But the beach goes on for miles & there are millions of starfish,"
countered the old man. "How can your effort make any difference?" The young man looked at the starfish in his hand & then threw it to safety in the waves. "It makes a difference to this one," he said.
- Lauren Eisely, from the Star Thrower
Lending a helping hand . . .
As members of ISCCC, we are committed to the well-being of our breed and are concerned for the welfare of any Irish Setter in need. The network of rescue volunteers helps to find homes for dogs that have been abandoned or are being given up by owners unable or unwilling to keep them.
We're also happy to advise owners who are having problems with their dogs.
If you are interested in donating to ISCCC Rescue, please send to ISCCC, PO Box 555, Tariffville, CT 06081
ISCCC Rescue Volunteers . . .
If you are interested in adopting an Irish Setter or have an Irish Setter that you can no longer keep, please contact our volunteers by clicking the link below. One or more of us will contact you as soon as possible.
Rescue Application below.
More Rescue Information . . .
Rescue dogs available:
ISCA Rescue (other areas of the United States)
Irish Setter Club of Central Connecticut
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