SC Coastal Animal Rescue and Educational Sanctuary is a no-kill, no-breed sanctuary for unwanted, abused, and neglected exotic animals. Located in Georgetown, SC, SC-CARES operates a wildlife rehabilitation center, develops educational outreach programs and provides a compassionate environment where animals are treated with love and respect, receive proper care and given a good quality of life.


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Wolf Pack Gets A New Den

Wolves Howling


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Happy Folks Find Home For Tortoise

Building SC-CARES

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Visiting / Tours


If you're interested in taking a behind the scenes tour of SC CARES & meeting the animal residents please contact us at 843-546-7893 to set up an appointment:

We're asking for a donation request of $15 per adult, $10 per child-(children under 3 free). Of course if anyone feels moved to give more we would certainly appreciate it - tax receipt available.

We are limited to 8 people in each group unless arrangements for larger groups are made prior.

Group tours for schools and scouts are at a discounted donation request.

SC-C.A.R.E.S. is located at 236 Abbeville Drive in Georgetown, South Carolina.

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Bulletins and Upcoming Events

Palmetto Giving Day for SC CARES
Friday, January 5, 2018 • Time: 12:00 am- 12:00 pm
Palmetto Giving Day is a 24-hour, online giving event for Georgetown County. Together, were making Georgetown County a better place to live, work and play. We encourage you to join us on May 1st in support of 54 nonprofit organizations(including SC CARES) working in Georgetown County and helping make Palmetto Giving Day a huge success. Stay tuned for additional information. Recycle