Camp Bow Wow’s Cupids & Canines Adopt-a-thon is back for their fifth year! The annual event held at the Enchanted Forest Shopping Center in Ellicott City, will take place on Saturday, February 9, 2013 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
More than 20 local rescues will be on hand with adoptable pups of all shapes and sizes in need of a forever home. There will also be games, raffles and door prizes. In addition, there will be discounted micro-chipping available for $35.
The event is sponsored by Petco Foundation, Bark!, Kimco Realty, Clippers Canine Café, Wagging Tail Portraits, Earth Rated Poop Bags, Safeway and Jilly’s Bar and Grill. Check out the slideshow for some adoptable pets from these area rescues that are attending the adopt-a-thon:
- Adopt-A-Boxer Rescue (Featured Adoptable: Gypsy )
- Beagle Rescue of Southern Maryland (Featured Adoptable: Meme)
- BROOD – Basset Rescue of Old Dominion (Featured Adoptable: Cagney)
- Coast to Coast Dachshund Rescue (Featured Adoptable: Sparky)
- Dogs XL Rescue (Featured Adoptable: Tully)
- Greyhound Pets of America (Maryland Chapter) (Featured Adoptable: Joe)
- GRREAT Beginnings (Featured Adoptable: Levi)
- Greyt Expectations Greyhound Rescue (Featured Adoptable: Tumbleweed)
- Lucky Dog Animal Rescue (Featured Adoptable: Boo Boo)
- Maryland Animal Sanctuary & Rescue (Featured Adoptable: Ray Ray)
- Maryland Westie Rescue (Featured Adoptable: Dickens)
- Mid-Atlantic German Shepherd Rescue (Featured Adoptable: Bernice)
- Mid-Atlantic Great Dane Rescue League (Featured Adoptable: Cole)
- Mutts Matter Rescue (Featured Adoptable: Benny)
- PetConnect Rescue (Featured Adoptable: Alvin)
- Pets on Wheels Maryland
- Pitties & Purrs (Featured Adoptable: Lamb Chop)
- Small Miracles Cat & Dog Rescue (Featured Adoptable: Rocca)
The rain date for this event is February 16, 2013. For complete details on the event, please visit the Camp Bow Wow website at www.campbowwow.com/us/md/columbia/about-us/news-and-events/146-5th-annual-cupids-a-canines-adopt-a-thon.
Feature Adoptable! Lamb Chop at Pitties & Purrs (Pictued in Slideshow and Above)!
Lamb Chop has been in rescue for far too long! He's a big boy who is just too cute! He is all white, except for one brown spot above his right eye, and on his ears, his cute little nose is speckled, and his eyes are green. Help find him a love connection this Valentine's Day! Meet him at the event or e-mail email@example.com if interested in adopting.
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