Welcome to Summer! The season of warm evenings, barbecues and vacations is the perfect time to get outdoors and enjoy time with our pets! From hiking to swimming, there are many activities to share with our fur-iends and some events to benefit them.
Independence Day is coming right up. Did you know that the 5th of July is the busiest day at animal shelters all over the country? Keep your pups and kitties safe and at home! Here are some tips on pet safety for a Happy Independence Day …
The Humane Society of Inland Mendocino County is holding its annual fundraiser of the year – the Annual Summer Raffle and Supporter Appreciation Day on Sunday, July 17th at the shelter at 9700 Uva Drive in Redwood Valley. Raffle tickets are $2.00 each, with a huge variety of prizes to win! Purchase tickets now and then come to the Supporter Barbecue on the 17th for the drawing (Need not be present to win). The barbecue starts at 1:30, and the raffle will take place at 3:00 PM. For more information, download the flier or contact HSIMC at 485-0123, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Another event, in Lake County, is the Open House at Orphan Dog Ranch on July 26. Orphan Dog is an all-volunteer non-profit dog rescue, based in Lakeport. Learn more about Orphan Dog and browse the available dogs for adoption at their website http://www.orphandog.org/.
Summertime is also vacation time! While we love to take our pets with us, sometimes that just isn’t possible. Be prepared for your pet sitter, with these tips from Brigid Wasson and Maureen O’Neill of Good Dog Pet Sitting, a local business now expanding into the southern Mendocino County area. Brigid and Maureen offer complete care services in your home, including overnight stays for pets who are not used to being left alone. They also provide drop-in care, dog walking, ranch care for livestock and can handle special needs pets too. Check out their tips for a smooth pet-sitting experience, or visit their website at http://www.gooddogspetsitting.com/.
What would fun time with our pets be without some treats? Save on popular Zukes pet treats with this month’s subscriber coupon for Buy One, Get One Half Off on all Zukes treats. Many varieties to choose from!
The labels are coming! The labels are coming! Look for this year’s Top Dog Models on the labels of Rainbow’s Natural Nuggets Baked Treats, arriving in Rainbow stores soon! These All Natural Dog Treats have no preservatives, by-products or chemical additives, and they are made in the U.S.A.! Check out all six flavors and let us know what flavor is your dog’s favorite on Rainbow’s Facebook Page!
Don’t miss out on your chance to win a $15.00 Rainbow Gift Card! Enter the Rainbow Wags Trivia Contest! All correct answers are entered into a random drawing for the gift card. This month’s question: Where are Rainbow’s Natural Nuggets made? Enter Here!
The May winner is Jill Baba. The answer was “Pate” type of cat food is the kitten’s favorite.