|Ways To Help|
|Some of the booths, activities and demonstrations we have scheduled listed below.|
|>> Educational Booths|
|Alley Cat Allies - Great organization for information about setting up ferel - Trap, Neuter & Release programs. They were one of the first to implement such programs and have tried and true guidelines for anyone wanting to start a program in their area!|
Friends of Feral Felines - Friends of Feral Felines is a nonprofit organization committed to the humane management of feral cats. We help the public trap, sterilize, vaccinate, and release feral cats. FFF is one of the only rescue groups of its kind in the Charlotte metro area. Stop by and visit us!!
Marley Fund - The Marley Fund is a nonprofit organization run by Joy Eubanks and Lisa Glover, East Carolina University graduate students, the Marley Fund was founded on October 18, 2001, nine days after Marley's passing. The Marley Fund is dedicated to raising funds for feline leukemia research, promoting awareness and educating the public on the disease, while making a difference in this fight to find a cure and saving lives through prevention.
Kimberwick Farms - Kristen Paille of Kimerwick Farms provides expert training in horsemanship and riding instruction for all ages and styles. She will be bringing one of her schooling/show ponies out to the event for petting and treats. Be sure to bring the kids by to see the pony.
If you'd like to contact Kristen for more infomation on riding or horsemanship, please call her at (704) 226-8621.
Some booths will feature posters displaying information on the following topics:
FeLV, Spay/Neuter, Animal Abuse, Our local Animal Shelter (featuring a pictorial), Breeding; responsible VS back yard breeding, Pet Animal Overpopulation, Fleas, Ticks, Mosquitos and Heartworms & Puppy Mills.
|>> Sponsors Booths|
|CCB bank at Hilltop|
MERIAL - Veterinary/Pharmaceutical Company (makers of FRONTLINE and HEARTGAURD), will be bringing CLIFFORD the BIG RED DOG!!!
NOVATIS - Veterinary/Pharmaceutical Company (makers of PROGRAM, INTRECEPTOR, and SENTINEL).
PFIZER - Veterinary/Pharmaceutical Company (makers of STRONGID)
BAYER - Animal Health Care/Pharmaceutical Company
|A representative from the local Sheriffs Dept., will be giving a demonstration on how their K9 Unit operates, come meet some of the hard working canines.|
Proper Pet care class for the kids
Red Cross with a PET CPR class (for a small fee you may take a 2 hour course)
|We will be featured on FOX news EDGE, 10:30 pm on May 4th, channel 18 & On FOX news Rising at 6 am, May 13th, see adoptables, some of the Perez Puppy Mill
dogs, and learn more about this event, don't miss it!|
If you are interested in setting up a booth please print, fill out and mail this form to the address specified on the form (we must have these NO LATER than May 1st 2004 in order to get things set-up). Or have an idea for a booth/demonstration, please email Lisa Sanders with your idea!