Pet Pantry Warehouse to be Presented with Humanitarian Awarded at the 35th Annual Putting On The Dog Event Presented by Adopt-A-Dog Inc.
The spectacular family-friendly event will take place on September 24th and include a silent auction, games, giveaways, and more.
GREENWICH, Conn., Wednesday, July 26th, 2023 – Adopt-A-Dog Inc, a leading non-profit organization whose mission is to save, socialize and secure loving homes for unwanted or abandoned dogs, is thrilled to announce their upcoming event, "Puttin' On The Dog," on Sunday, September 24th at the picturesque Roger Sherwin Baldwin Park in Greenwich, CT 100 Arch Street between 10:00 am and 4:00 pm.
This special occasion marks the 35th anniversary of Adopt-A-Dog's unwavering commitment to animals. At the heart of the event lies well-deserved recognition for Pet Pantry Warehouse, a pillar of the community, renowned for its exceptional work in “Fun-raising” for local non-profit organizations like Adopt-A-Dog. Pet Pantry Warehouse has played an integral role for many years with Puttin’ On The Dog and will be receiving a very special humanitarian award at the event, acknowledging their outstanding contributions to the well-being and welfare of countless animals in need.
"We're absolutely thrilled to be gearing up for yet another remarkable Puttin' On The Dog event,” said Courtney Bellew, Executive Director at Adopt-A-Dog. She continued, “We want to extend our deepest gratitude to Pet Pantry Warehouse for their invaluable partnership, support, and dedication to animal welfare over the years. Pet Pantry has helped tremendously with our mission to save lives, and it's with great pleasure that we honor this family-owned business with the prestigious Humanitarian Award.“
Puttin' On The Dog is a must-attend family-friendly event that celebrates the deep bond between humans and dogs while raising awareness and support for animal rescue. This year's festivities promise to offer a day of fun-filled activities for visitors of all ages and heartfelt moments that are bound to leave a lasting impact on all attendees.
“As a family-owned, and community-based business for over 75+ years it's an honor to be recognized for our unwavering support of Adopt-a-Dog throughout the past 30 years,” said Adam Jacobson, Executive Vice President at Pet Pantry Warehouse. He continued, “Giving back to organizations in need is a way we’re able to set an example for what it means to be part of a community. Giving is contagious and it has allowed us to add meaningful purpose to our work. Look for our signature family activity stations throughout the event this year, including a Snifari, Bone Bar, and non-alcoholic Beer Garden for Dogs”.
Event Highlights Include
Pet Adoption Tents: Discover your new furry family member from a variety of lovable dogs, puppies, cats, and kittens seeking their forever homes. Expert staff and volunteers will be available to guide potential adopters through the adoption process, ensuring a seamless transition for both dog and owner.
Canine Performances: Witness displays of agility, obedience, and talent as trained dogs showcase their incredible abilities.
Kids' Corner: An area for children to engage in exciting games, face painting, and interactive activities.
Vendor Marketplace: Browse through a diverse selection of pet-related merchandise, including accessories, toys, treats, and more. From unique crafts to trendy pet fashion, there will be no shortage of delightful finds to pamper your furry companions.
Adopt-A-Dog Inc invites the community to join the largest community fundraising event and the celebration of Puttin' On The Dog to pay tribute to Pet Pantry Warehouse's exceptional dedication to animal welfare. Attending the event directly supports Adopt-A-Dog's life-saving efforts and contributes to finding loving homes for dogs in need. 100% of the proceeds ensure that all dogs receive the best care while they wait for their forever family.
Sponsors include Pet Pantry Warehouse (presenting sponsor), H3 Foundation (red ribbon CHANGE TO cat pavilion sponsor), The First Bank of Greenwich, ADD Veterinary Emergency Group and Monarch Veterinary Services. All well-behaved dogs on leashes are welcome to join in the festivities. For more information, please visit Adopt-A-Dog online
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