Save the Date- May 3 for "Paws-a-Palooza"

By Jayne Ann Bugda |

Published 04/13 2014 11:51PM

Updated 04/13 2014 11:57PM

“Paws-a-Palooza”, an animal adoption, education and fundraising event will be held on May 3rd from 10am-3pm in Hanover Township. Local animal shelters and rescue organizations attending will include Blue Chip Farms, One Life to Live, Laura’s Hope, Tracy’s Hope, Pocono Greyhound Rescue, Mureille’s Senior Sanctuary and NEPA Pet Funds Rescue of Lackawanna and Luzerne County.

   Many of these organizations will be bringing dogs with them who are up for adoption. The event will also feature 4-Paws Spay and Neuter Program, Dog Scouts of America, obedience demonstrations and puppy mill education by Sue Makowski.

There will be a low cost veterinarian exam and shot clinic from 11am-1pm performed by Dr. McDonald, DVM. Organizers hope to help raise awareness of local animals in need and help raise funds to support rescue efforts. The event will be held in front of Village Pet Supplies & Gifts on the Sans Souci Parkway and is free to the public. 

(Information from Brenda Bartlett)

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