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It’s Yankee Candle time!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted on Monday, September 29th, 2014

> Its that time of the year!!!!!
> Our fall Yankee Candle Sale!!!
> Claudia and Lisa Vible have brochures for anyone who would like one.
> You can pick them up at Chadwell's or from Lisa in Elkton, Md. or
> we can mail you one!! You can, also,  use the link below and
> check out the great fall and winter catalog!!!!

> Yankee Candle is one of our biggest fund raisers.  Everything you
> sell will be individually package for you in its own box and sent
> directly to Lisa.  Lisa can meet you at Chadwell Animal Hospital,  or Newark to give you
> all your candles.  Its so easy because Yankee Candles sell
> themselves!!!  So ask your neighbors, friends, family, and
> co-workers, and sell these amazing candles and Claudia will
> get 40% of each sale!!!
This fund raiser will run from today till Oct 24, 2014.  We will need everyone's money and order sometime during that week of Oct 24.
> So please help in any way you can by helping us sell Yankee Candles. > > And we have lots more planned, bowling, popcorn sale, and much > more. We'd also like to try a restaurant eating out fund raiser. > So look for my emails. > > As always thank you for every thing you do to help Claudia > and all the ferrets at Oxford Ferret Rescue.

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Fundraiser results

Posted on Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

The fundraiser, which was held on May 10th, was a huge success this year. Thanks to all who volunteered,  donated, attended, bought raffles, and took part in the auction.  We could not have this big event without ALL of you. Again, Thank You!!!

Here are the winners of the live auction items.

Winners of Live Auction Items

1.  Taco basket—Lisa Vible

2.  Spaghetti basket—Carol Reddy

3.  4 ft lighted animated deer—Chris Ortiz

4.  Sandy Cove Overnight stay—Carol Reddy

5.  Delta faucet- bronze finish—Jessie

6.  Tastefully Simple basket—Shelly

7.  Shot glasses and Pinnacle vodka—Carol Reddy

8.  Salon Basket—Bonita Zeigler

9.  Wondershade—Scott Onion

10.  Cherry Crest Adventure Farm—Dee Bickling

11.  Bath and Body basket—Lori McKenna

12.  Electronic Safe—Scott Onion

13.  Gourmet wine basket—Linda Carey

14.  4 bottles Anew Riesling Wine—Chris Ortiz

15.  Two-tier Mobile file cart—Carol Reddy

16.   Kitchen baking basket—Linda Hammell

17.   Fire extinguisher—Diane & Steve Brobst

18.  3 bottles wine w/cheese and crackers—Patrick

19.  Cat basket—Chris Ortiz

20.  Mystery Basket—Scott Onion

21.  Birdfeeder with seed—Chris Ortiz

22.  Birdfeeder with seed—Linda Hammell

23.  Candle basket—Scott Onion

24.  Home Basket w/afghan 4x8ft—Carol Reddy

25.  Kitchen and spice basket—Patrick

26.  Bird seed w/feeder and various—Nicole Ruble

27.  7 x 50 Binoculars—Steve and Diane Brobst

28.  Socket and universal screwdriver set—Scott Onion

29.  Faith Mountain Farm basket—Chris Ortiz

30.  Coffee basket—Linda Hammell

31.  Christmas basket—Carol Reddy

32.  Grand Opera House grand performance—Linda Carey

33.  Olive Garden GC $5 x 5—Bonita

34.  Telescopic tree trimmer—Doreen

35.  Palm swing arm Sconce –Dee

36.  Bungee, tie-downs, screwdrivers, and tape measure–Bonita—26

37.   Butter churn- antique—Doreen

38.  Dog basket—Diane and Steve

39.  Dump truck load of stone—Cindy Sue

40.  Panera bread for a year—Chris Ortiz

41.  Handmade patchquilt purse—Doreen

42.  $25 Pure Bread giftcard—Lisa Vible

43.  Chadwell $50 GC (exams and vaccines)—Doreen

44.  Chadwell $50 GC (exams and vaccines)—Lauren H

45.  Cashtown Inn GC for dinner (2)—Nicole Ruble

46.  BJ’s $25 GC—Lauren H.

47.   Fishing day on the Susquehanna for small mouth bass

Lori McKenna

48.  4 pack of Fair Hill Race Tickets—Cindy Sue

49. Sight and Sound (2) tickets for Moses—Cindy Sue

50.  Crochet set (Bath Puff, Tablet cover, Amigurumi crocheted ferret,

Slippers, Market Tote)—Jessie

51.  Children’s book basket #1—Dee

52.  Children’s book basket #2—Sharon


54.  Shoprite GC $50  (must be used at a Shoprite in Delaware only)—Bonita

55.  Shoprite GC $100  (must be used at a Shoprite in Delaware only)—Dee

56.  Wilmington Blue Rocks Tickets (2) 2014 season for June

3,4,12, or 25th only.—Dee

57.  Buffalo Wild Wings GC (Used at all Delaware or Bel Air or Salisbury, Md. Locations only)—Lauren H

58.  Hello Kitty Lot —Jessie

59.  McCormick teapot—Carol Reddy

60.  Birdhouse w/mounting hardware and 8-10ft. mounting pole—Bonita

61.  Bath and Body Works basket –Shelly

62.  Hedstrom – Game Zone –Doreen

63.  Micro Brewery—Chris Ortiz

64.  NY basket—Keith Lockard

65.  Duck Dynasty Basket—Lisa Vible

66.  Canvas backpack picnic set for 2—Julie

66.  BJ’s 1 year membership—Bonita

67.  One Aintree Box (6 seats) at the Fair Hill Steeplechase Races—Cindy Sue

68. Health Basket—Lori McKenna

69.  Chocolate Basket—Scott Onion

70.  Earrings—Sue Schwartz

71.  Christmas Basket—Claudia

72.  Jose Quervo—Sue Schwartz

73.  Food container—Patrick

74.  Vegan Set of bags—Carol Reddy

200.  Black/white bedding w/extras—Lori Mckenna

201.  Halloween bedding set, cards, candles, etc—Lori McKenna

202.  Pink bedding w/stuff   (large set)—Jessie

203.  Pink bedding w/stuff  (smaller)—Peggy Weber

204.  Ferret bag w/ stuff—Emily Richardson

205.  Purple and blue bedding w/ stuff—Chris Ortiz

206.  LFFR bedding set (5 pc and toy)—Donna Cicone

207.  Jasmine ferret canvas with pink hair—Diane and Steve

208.   Jasmine ferret canvas with—Lisa Vible

209.  Ferret stamps (6)—Diane and Steve

210.  Ferret Pillows (2)—Diane and Steve

211.  Wooden Ferret Plaque—Diane and Steve

212.  2 hanging crinkle tunnels—Julie

214.  Small barn travel cage –Lindsey Dean

215. Ferret cave w/ beds, etc—Julie

216. Ferret print –Lisa Vible

217.  Ferret nation bedding set—Diane and Steve

218.  Ferret nation bedding set—Diane and Steve

219.  Jesus w/ferret print by Stef—Bonita

220.  30 lb bag Zupreem—Diane Pirisino

221.  Dark Eyed White ferret in little leopard skin round bed—Doreen

222.  Melatonin Implant GC –Scott Onion

223.  Ferret lot w/Hello Kitty items—Anna Marie Weber

224.  Ferret Quilt—Diane and Steve

225.  5 pc bedding set—Lisa O.

226.  Ferret Box—Julie

227.  Bedding set—Penny

228.  Dbl Ferret Nation set—Bonnie Russell

229.  Crinkle sack—Chris Ortiz

230   Crinkle sack set—Jessie

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Annual Fundraiser is fast approaching—-May 10th

Posted on Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

Our huge annual fundraiser is in just a few weeks.  Address for the event is   4640 Telegraph rd Elkton md 21921.  Doors open at 12 noon and will  we have great food, cake walks, prize wheel, yard sale table, and more .  All the items in the raffles and auction are now on the site. Here are the links for everything.

Instructions are on each page, along with pics and descriptions.  Contact Dee at with any questions you may have. Hope to see you all on May 10th, and if you can’t attend, hope you will consider buying tickets and bidding on the auction items to help all the kids at the rescue!

Thanks for your support

OFR board of directors.

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Easter Candy Sale and Bowling Event

Posted on Saturday, March 8th, 2014

Peeps! Two events to let you know about. We are now selling Log Cabin Easter Candy through March 28th. This family owned company is located in Fallston, MD, and makes the candy fresh to order. I have a brochure at Chadwell Animal Hospital, or if you would like me to mail you one, just let me know. The candy is delicious!!! ALSO, we will be bowling on Sun April 6th at the Blue Hens Lanes in Newark, DE. The event will be from 2-4 pm and the cost is $15.00 and includes shoes. We have several raffle items as well.  Email Claudia as if you need a brochure or any further information on these two events.  Thank you for your support!

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SAVE THE DATE!!!!! May 10, 2014

Posted on Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

Our annual auction fundraiser is on May 10, 2014. Please add the date to your calendar and plan to attend. We hope to see you all there. The fur kids at the rescue are depending on you.



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Posted on Tuesday, October 29th, 2013

We are taking calendar orders!!!!

Please see the link below for the images on Oxford Ferret Rescue’s Calendar.


Calendars are $15 each and $6 to ship.

Please email me and let me know how many calendars you would like, at


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It’s Yankee Candle Time!!!

Posted on Thursday, October 17th, 2013

Its Yankee Candle time!!!!!

We are now sellling everyones favorite Yankee Candle.
We have brochures so please let me know if you need one to
sell to family and friends.

*Here is the link to the online catalog.*

The sale will run untill Nov 1, 2013.
So please make sure you collect the money when you get
the order.  All checks should be made to you the seller and
then in turn you can write one check to the rescue.
So please have your orders to me by Nov 1 with your money.
You can mail it to my house or you can email your order to me
and mail the check to Claudia.  As the end date approaches
just let me know what way you would like to do.

This year you can also order right online.  Its really easy.
You just use our account number and create an ID and
place your order and Oxford will get the credit and your
items will be shipped right to you.  You can order up till
Dec. 23 for xmas delivery!!!

*Heres the link to order online.*
*Our group ID is #99-0033427*

Lets make this our best Yankee sale ever.
Claudia and the ferrets need our help more than ever.

Thank you everyone for all you do to help.

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Posted on Saturday, July 27th, 2013

*We are bowling to help the ferrets at Oxford Ferret Rescue.*
*August 18, 2013*
*Bruswick Newark Bowling Alley*
*Newark Delaware Shopping Center*
*$15 per person which includes shoes and as many games as you can bowl in 2 hours!*
*What a deal!!!!  And you get to help Claudia care for the ferrets!*
*Ask your friends, family and co-workers to join us.  Everyone is welcome!*
*This is such a fun great fund raiser we hope you can all come and join*
*us for a few hours.  We will also have a few great raffle items:*
*ferret and non ferret items.*
*Let me know how many people you will be bringing.*
*See you all there.*

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2013 Raffle winners

Posted on Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

Claudia will be sending remaining winner’s items out by the end of June. Congratulation and thank you everyone for your suport.



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AND THE WINNERS ARE!!! 2013 fundraiser auction results

Posted on Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

2013 Live Auction Winners

1.  Salon Basket                    Scott Onion                            2.  Candyland Picture                         Scott Onion

3.  Fireplace  Set                   Lisa Vible                               4.  Longaberger Jug                            Cindy Ell

5.  Panera Cert.                     Marie C.                                  6.  Dog Basket                                         Carol Reddy

7.  Halloween Basket           Lauren Snyder/Christi Lorenzo

8.  Batemans Cert.                Novak                                      9.  “shell” shadow box                    Linda Hammell

10.  Bird seed coll.               Novak                                       11.   Orioles Cert.                              Lisa Vible

12.  Orioles Cert.                 Carol Reddy                          13.  “Love” table sculpture              Scott Onion

14.  Wine/cheese basket    Linda Hammell                 15.  Cashtown Inn Cert.                      Nicole

16.  Cashtown Inn Cert.      Nicole                                    17.  Bakers Basket                                AnnMarie Weber

18.  Faith Mountain basket  Lori Mckenna                     19.  Dog Basket                                    Scott Onion

20.  BJ’s cert.                         Doreen                                   21.  Bird feeder/seed                           Linda Hammell

22.  Candle basket               Cindy Ell                                23.  Amsec safe                                     Claudia

24.  Olive Garden cert.       Bonita                                     25.  Panera cert.                                   Cindy Ell

26.  Home insect care          Marie C.                                                27.  Acme cert.                     Cindy Ell

28.  Bertucci’s cert               Scott Onion                           29.  Beach basket                                 Marie C.

30.  Grand Opera House cert             Curt Johnson         31.  Outback cert.                             Bonita

32.  BJ’s cert.                         Scott Onion                           33.  Sandy Cove cert.                         Carlos Ocasio

34.  Wine/cheese                 Novak                                     35.  Stone cert.                                      Don Moore

36.  Wall Lantern                 Michael Macy                      37.  Chair                                                 Bonita

38.  Beach week in Bethany   Dee                                     39.  Sight & Sound                               Curt Johnson

40.  Cherry Crest cert.         Cindy Ell                                41.  Telescope                                       Scott Onion

42.  Home Depot cert.         Doreen                                   43.  “coach” backpack                         Cheryl Vrsida

44.  Chadwell cert.                 Marie C.                                45.  Chadwell cert.                                Marie C.

46.  Ferret wine/chivas regal             Scott Onion           47.  “Airhead” water float              Marie C.

48.  Bath&Body Works basket           Cindy Ell                49.  2 handmade scarfs                      Doreen

50.  Elvis collection                             Penny                     51.  Hess Truck                                        Kelly Herman

52.  Wellness Spa                                  Cindy Ell                53.  Pasca Salon                                       Cindy Ell

54.  WSFS cert.                                     Bonita                     55.  Wallgreens cert.                                Claudia

56.  Pottery jug                                     Scott Onion           57.  handmade rabbit                            Linda Hammell

58.  IPOD doc station                          Dee                         59.  Cat bed                                                  Dee

60.  Micro brewery                             Cindy Sooy            61.  Mystery boxes                                  Scott Onion

62.  Beauty basket                                Erin Huesgen        63.  Goodies basket                                Scott Onion

64.  “Monet” necklace                         Lisa Vible              65.  Handmade purse                             Dee

66.  Handmade purse                          Marie C.                                67.  Lia Sophia coll                  Cheryl Vrsida

68.  Anklet                                                Cheryl Vrsida       69.  Kids coll.                                           Bonita

70.   Purse/jewelry                               Lauren Snyder/Christi Lorenzo

71.  Bear Christmas basket Bonnie Russell                    72.  Angel Christmas basket                Dee

73.  Serving set                                     Steve/Diane           74.  Bath set                                                Scott Onion

75.  3 bottles alcohol                           Cindy Ell                201. LFFR bedding set                            Scott Onion

202.  Playpen                                        Linda Hammell     203.  Zupreem                                            Scott Onion

204.  Ferret sculpture/flowers           Steve/Diane      205.  12pc green bedding                      Curt Johnson

206.  5pc orange bedding                  Cindy Ell                207.  5pc blue/red bedding                  Julie C.

208.  9pc brown bedding                   Linda Hammell     209.  6pc rabbit bedding                                   Cheryl Vrsida

210.  Ferret sculpture/egg                 Steve/Diane           211.  Jasmine canvas                                           Peggy Webber

212.  Jasmine canvas                           Tina                        213.  2 Melatonin implants                               Jessica Shay

214.  2 ferret stines                             Lisa O.                    215.  Framed ferret print                                    Scott Onion

216.  5 pc blue space bedding          Scott Onion           217.  Ferret sculpture/egg                                 Lisa Vible

218.  11 pc blue bedding                   Linda Hammell     219.  Blue/red bedding etc.                               Donna Cicone

220.  Polka dot bedding, etc.             Mark                      221.  Zupreem 30 lb                                           Linda Hammell

222.  Bedding set cert.                        Lori Mckenna       223.  Tower of fun                                               Marie C.

224.  “pimp my ride car”                     Scott Onion           225.  Snoopy snuggler set                                  Lisa O.

226.  Snoopy snuggler set                  Bonnie Russell      227.  Ravens set                                                    Bonnie Russell

228.  Clara print                                  Steve & Diane       229.  Snoopy snuggler                                        Marie C.

230.  “Love” ferret frame                     Claudia                  231.  b/w framed print                                       Lisa O.

232.  Pink bedding                              Erin Huesgen        233.  Pink/blue bedding                                     Michael Macy

234.  Blue/yellow bedding                 Erin Huesgen        235.  Brown pad/w stuff                                     Cindy Ell

236.  Crochet tunnel                           Scott Onion           237.  Blue ferret t-shirt                                      Michael Shay

238.  Superior choice food Curt Johnson                       239.  Mazuri                                                         Lori Mckenna

240.  Condo                                           Scott Onion           241.  Round bed/w stuff                                     Marie C.

242.  Travel cage w/cover                  Scott Onion           243.  3 pc barrel set                                            Donna Cicone

244. Ferret Basket                                Carol Reddy          245.  Nesting box                                                Scott Onion

246.  Books                                            Curt Johnson         247.  Chocolate balls                                           Lisa O.

248.  Chocolate balls                           Carol Reddy


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