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    Project Thundercats! Coming to a computer near you…

    It has been an intense semester as we mentored a group of six students from Southeastern Louisiana University’s Computer Science program. They learned the essentials of building an application from the ground up, starting with database design, SQL script and stored procedure writing, N-Tier application …

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    Happy Tails Island!

    It’s time to welcome a new generation of animal rescue. Introducing Happy Tails Island, a new breed of Rescutopia that will focus on saving animals and finding them loving homes! Neo, meaning new, is the first little nugget to land on Happy Tails Island, and …

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    Project Simba

    Our first project, Project Simba, is the result of great teamwork with a class of students. We are creating a social media blaster that can be used independently and will one day be integrated into the full suite of Rescutopia. We are so thankful to …

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    Oh Snap! Last Day of 2014

    Jaw drop…what?!?! This is the last day of 2014?!?! What an amazing year! This year, Rescutopia was founded and gained 501(c)(3) status, met with several awesome rescue groups, and has started the design phase of the software that will help animal rescues and shelters nation …

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    Development Server!

    Let the building of the Rescutopia Development Server begin! Because of awesome supporters like you, we raised $300 to purchase computer parts and also had a motherboard and processor donated to us! This server will serve as a code repository and testing center for everything …

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    Oregon Humane Society

    Our next learning adventure brings us to Portland, Oregon! While we were up there for work, we had the awesome opportunity to stop by Oregon Humane Society, get a behind the scenes tour, and sit down with some awesome people to talk about software and …

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    Learning Trip to Yelp! BR!

    Today’s learning journey took us to Yelp! Baton Rouge. They were so helpful! After donating some much needed dog food to them, we got a tour, met some dogs, and got a chance to sit down and discuss how they manage their operations and what they …

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    Trip to Villalobos in New Orleans!

    Last week, we had a fantastic opportunity to drop off some dog food at Villalobos Rescue Center, get a tour (the facility and people were awesome!) and later that night, we helped walk the dogs! It was an amazing experience and we can’t wait to do …

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    Lieutenant Dan wins Rescutopia Halloween Contest 2014!

    Today we visited Lieutenant Dan – Tales of a Paralyzed Kitten at Animal Rescue New Orleans (ARNO) and gave him a PetSmart gift card for winning our Facebook Halloween Costume Contest! This kitty is one amazing and inspiring cat!  We were also given a tour …

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