MAKINEN, MN– There’s a shelter on the Iron Range working really hard to move forward after some difficult years.
Five months ago, Sara Matuszak got a phone call.
Contented Critters, a 25-year-old animal rescue in Makinen, was in trouble.
“I was contacted by one of the volunteers and said, things are really bad out here. Can you help?” said Matuszak.
This busy teacher, mom of four, and pet mom of seven didn’t hesitate to add “shelter board president” to that list.
She immediately got to work turning things around.
“We just started from the ground up,” said Matuszak. “We talked