Friday, February 18, 2011

Make the Bay Area Pet Expo one of your destinations

The excitement is building, the countdown is on (7 days, 12 hours, 55 minutes and 41 seconds) - it’s almost time for the Bay Area Pet Expo! This is not a little event. There will be 250 exhibitors from rescue groups to chic boutique and everything in between.

With free admission, an entertainment stage with live demonstrations all day, an agility course, mega adoption event, and Splash Dogs pool event – what could possibly be more fun?

The Bay Area Pet Expo
Santa Clara County Fairgrounds
Saturday, February 26, 2011
10:00 am to 6:00 pm

The Honorable Dalmatian will be teaming up with Waggin Tails Doggie Treats in Booth #234. They’ll be right next to the Santa Cruz SPCA in a central area just around the corner from the agility course. Other Santa Cruz area outfits include Pregnant Mare Rescue of Aptos and Luckydogs Bakery from Watsonville.

Bring your pet and come join us all for a day of fun and festivities.

Be there or be bored.

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Bring a furry valentine home this weekend

Punxsutawney Phil has signaled an early spring, there’s plenty of sun expected and love is in the air – do you feel it? Whether you love dogs, cats or bunnies: you are sure to find a valentine at an adoption event in Santa Cruz or around your town this weekend.

Locally, Petsmart on River Street is hosting Animal Shelter Relief’s Valentines Adopt-A-Thon. It runs Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 1:00 to 4:00. The theme is “Homeless Pets Need Love Too!”

Santa Cruz County Animal Services on 7th Avenue has Meet Your Match from 11:00 to 3:00 on Saturday. Could your valentine be waiting for you at the shelter?

Also on Saturday, The Rabbit Haven is holding their Bunny Adoption Show at Pet Pals on Soquel Drive from 11:00 to 5:00. The days line-up will feature many soft and cuddly bunnies looking for love.

Don’t miss out when you can bring a furry valentine home this weekend!

Valentines Adopt-A-Thon
PetSmart / (831) 429-2780
490 River Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Fri, Sat & Sun, 2/11/11 to 2/13/11 from 1:00 to 4:00

Meet Your Match
Santa Cruz County Animal Services
2200 7th Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
(831) 454-7303
Saturday, 2/12/11 from 11:00 to 3:00

Bunny Adoption Show
Pet Pals
3660 Soquel Drive
Soquel, CA 95073
(831) 464-8775
Saturday, 2/12/11 from 11:00 to 5:00