A WIDE VARIETY OF ADOPTABLE ANIMALS TO FIND NEW LOVING HOMES AT NORTH SHORE ANIMAL LEAGUE AMERICA’S 24th ANNUAL GLOBAL PET ADOPTATHON
A Two Day Adoption Event Kicks Off Global Pet Adoptathon With Over 2000 Participating Shelters Across The Country and Around The World Featuring Adorable Animals Looking for Loving Homes
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
(Port Washington, New York)
North Shore Animal League America opens its doors on Saturday, May 5th and Sunday, May 6th to kick off Global Pet Adoptathon™ 2018 – sponsored by Purina®. Adopters are able to choose from hundreds of dogs, cats, puppies and kittens. The shelter will be open two days in hopes of finding loving responsible homes for countless animals.
Mr. Met will also make a special appearance to entertain those waiting to adopt their new best friends.
Global Pet Adoptathon continues throughout the month of May with over 2,000 animal shelters and rescue groups across the country and around the world joining Animal League America for this premiere global pet adoption event, sponsored by Purina®, to help save the lives of homeless pets. For information on an adoption event in your area go to www.animalleague.org.
(516) 883-8900, ext. 482
About North Shore Animal League America
Animal League America has saved more than 1,000,000 lives. As the world’s largest no-kill rescue and adoption organization, we understand that a rescue isn’t complete until each animal is placed into a loving home. Our innovative programs provide education to reduce animal cruelty and advance standards in animal welfare. We reach across the country to rescue animals from overcrowded shelters, unwanted litters, puppy mills, natural disasters and other emergencies and find them permanent, loving homes.
About Pet Adoptathon®
Pet Adoptathon® is an initiative developed by North Shore Animal League America that, for more than two decades, has brought together the international animal shelter and rescue community to raise awareness of the plight of homeless pets worldwide and to find them loving and permanent homes. In 2017 Pet Adoptathon® included more than 2,000 participating animal shelters and rescue groups in 50 states (plus Puerto Rico, Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands) and internationally in Australia, Bolivia, Canada, China, Hong Kong, India, Peru, Philippines. The result was more than 30,000 shelter pets being placed in loving, permanent homes.