Up to 1,000 vaccinations will be given for free to dogs in Hillsborough County at the Yuengling Brewery in Tampa. Eight rescue groups will be there with adoptable pets.
TAMPA, FLA (November 1, 2016) –The Humane Society of Tampa Bay will once again provide resources to help keep our community safe. Because vaccinating pets is the first and most important step to preventing the spread of disease in the community and keeping the public safe, the Society will offer FREE VACCINATIONS for up to 1,000 dogs on Saturday, November 5 from 9:00am to 1:00pm at the Yuengling Brewery in Tampa.
In addition, eight local rescue groups, sponsored by Animal Based Charities and Cat Crusaders, will attend the event with adoptable pets. Food trucks, vendors, giveaways, and a DJ will lend a festive air as we celebrate healthy pets for ALL residents of Hillsborough County.
This event will be held rain or shine. Media is invited to attend (Contact 813.774.4313 or firstname.lastname@example.org). HSTB representatives will be available for interviews.
FREE SHOTS FOR DOGS & ADOPTION EVENT
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2016
9:00AM – 1:00PM
11111 N 30TH STREET, TAMPA, FLORIDA 33612
The Humane Society of Tampa Bay (HSTB) will offer free standard vaccinations (Distemper/Parvovirus (DA2PP) and Rabies) to the first 1,000 owned dogs. Licenses will also be available for purchase ($20 for spayed/neutered dogs, $40 for
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Dogs must be at least 8 weeks old to receive DA2PP vaccines and at least 3 months old to receive Rabies vaccinations.
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Must provide proof of Hillsborough County Residence
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Dogs must be on leashes.
[if !supportLists]· [endif]We will not vaccinate litters of puppies, only individual puppies will be accepted.
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Limit 4 pets per household.
[if !supportLists]· [endif]Licenses will also be available for purchase
Humane Society of Tampa Bay, Animal Based Charities, Cat Crusaders
About Humane Society of Tampa Bay
For more than 100 years, the Humane Society of Tampa Bay has been dedicated to ending animal homelessness and providing care and comfort for companion animals in need. Named a Four-Star Charity by Charity Navigator for eight years running, and accredited by AAHA, the standard in veterinary excellence, the Humane Society of Tampa Bay is dedicated to the highest standards in animal sheltering and veterinary care. Our adoption programs, Animal Health Center services, community outreach efforts and volunteer opportunities are essential to the health and well being of animals across Tampa Bay. The Humane Society of Tampa Bay is leading the way because every life counts.
About Animal Based Charities
The sole purpose of Animal Based Charities is to support animal rescue groups through large-scale animal adoption events. Animal Based Charities is a 501 (c)(3) not for profit and survives solely on donations.
About Cat Crusaders
Cat Crusader’s mission is to rescue, vaccinate, spay or neuter, and find loving adoptive homes for stray and neglected cats. They also seek to reduce cat overpopulation through active engagement in TNVR. Whenever possible they will assist cats who, because of extenuating circumstances, are unable to remain in their homes with their owners. Additionally, they seek to increase public awareness of the companion animal overpopulation issue and provide solutions to end the killing of adoptable animals in the Tampa Bay area and beyond.