On March 2, 2019, Christine Olson, founder of TIFF’s Initiative, a nonprofit organization in Bradenton, FL, dedicated to providing emergency contact to the families of accident victims throughout Florida and the nation, spent the day at the Paws In Motion Walkathon. Olson hosted a booth to promote the need for pet owners to have their emergency contact information registered so … [Read more...] about TIFF’s Initiative Joins With Paws In Motion
The Humane Society of Tampa Bay will give away free vaccinations to the first 1,000 dogs at River Tower Park. TAMPA, FLA (March 14, 2019) – In an effort to protect pets and keep the community safe from disease, the Humane Society of Tampa Bay will offer free vaccinations for dogs on Saturday, April 6th, from 9am to 12pm at River Tower Park, 401 E Bird St. The event is … [Read more...] about Free Shot Clinic For Dogs, Sat. April 6
(WASHINGTON, DC)— Congressman Gus Bilirakis has announced he will champion the bi-partisan Fairness to Pet Owners Act as the lead Republican House sponsor joining lead Democrat Rep. Matt Cartwright (D-PA). This legislation would ensure pet owners automatically receive a copy of their pets’ prescriptions from their veterinarian without having to ask, pay an extra fee, or sign a … [Read more...] about Animal Welfare Groups Applaud Congressman Gus Bilirakis’ Leadership on the Fairness to Pet Owners Act
THERE’S STILL TIME TO VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE (Palmetto, Fla.)—Over 100 larger-than-life dogs, puppies and relief plaque sculptures are on display throughout our region as part of the popular Southeastern Guide Dogs Superheroes on Parade campaign. Sponsored by generous businesses and hand painted by local artists, these whimsical pieces of art represent the real superhero … [Read more...] about Who Will Lead the Pack?
St. Petersburg Walkathon video available here (Palmetto, Fla.)--Southeastern Guide Dogs made history on Saturday at the St. Petersburg Walkathon in Vinoy Park. A world record-breaking 885 dogs came out to show off their bandanas and be counted--shattering the previous milestone of 860 dogs wearing bandanas at a single event. "We are so … [Read more...] about How Many Dogs Wearing Bandanas at a Single Event Does it Take to Break the World Record? How About 885?