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SPCA Serving Erie County to Host “PAWscars” Adoption Event

SPCA Serving Erie County to Host “PAWscars” Adoption Event

The SPCA Serving Erie County will be rolling out the red carpet for the “PAWscars”, a star-studded adoption event in honor of the Oscars.  Taking place on Sunday, February 26th from 12pm to 4pm, scores of dogs and cats will be available for adoption.  In celebration, all adoption fees will be half off.  Additionally, each adopter will receive a “Swag Bag” filled with goodies, and will be entered into a basket raffle drawing.

The “PAWscars” promises to be an exciting, family-friendly event.  In addition to the shelter’s dog in a leading role and cat in a leading role nominees, crafts and refreshments will be available.  What’s more, members of the North Ridge Star Wars Fan Club will be present.  Guests are invited to bring their camera and pose for pictures with Chewbacca and Luke Skywalker.

ZGM Fine Arts Presents "Take A Leap...A Twenty Nine Percent Solution"

ZGM Fine Arts Presents "Take A Leap...A Twenty Nine Percent Solution"

A statement from Elmwood Village

Buffalo, N.Y. - On Wednesday, February 29, from 5:00 - 9:00 p.m., ZGM Fine Arts presents "Take a Leap... A Twenty Nine Percent Solution," an exhibit and sale of artwork for the benefit of the Erie County SPCA. 29% of all sales and proceeds will be donated to the Erie County SPCA.

The event includes refreshments and live music by Cold Dark Train, and features paintings, photography, sculpture, and jewelry on exhibit by Carrie Feltz-Abdo, Eileen Graetz, John LaHood, Erma Kratzke, and Diann and Zinteck.

A gift basket raffle ($125.00 value of pet supplies) will be held courtesy of Animal Outfitters, Inc. of 986 Elmwood Ave. Raffle tickets are $1.00 each or 10 for $5.00 available at ZGM Fine Arts or Animal Outfitters. The prize will be drawn at 1:00 p.m., Sunday March 25 at ZGM Fine Arts (need not be present).

Music and Basketballs to Fill the Air at London’s JLC

Music and Basketballs to Fill the Air at London’s JLC

April is shaping up to be a fun-filled month at the John Labatt Centre in nearby London, Ontario. So if you’re looking for a little adventure, check out what’s happening just north of the border!

Save the Strays Sweepstakes Jackpot at $7,500

Save the Strays Sweepstakes Jackpot at $7,500

The Maddie's Pet Rescue Project has announced a jackpot of $7,500 for its first annual Save the Strays Sweepstakes.  Raffle tickets can be purchased for $20.  Ticket holders are then entered into a drawing for the grand prize, as well as a trip for two to Orlando, including airfare and three nights hotel, and a Kindle Fire.  The drawing will take place on February 29, 2012.

Four Legs, Two Eyes, One Heart: A Pit Bull is Just a Dog

Four Legs, Two Eyes, One Heart: A Pit Bull is Just a Dog

On February 4, 2012, the Maddie’s® Pet Rescue Project partners will be hosting Bully for You!, an adoption event to promote pit bull type dogs in our community.  More than a dozen dogs will be available for adoption from the SPCA Serving Erie County and the City of Buffalo Animal Shelter from 11am – 2pm in the SPCA Auditorium, 205 Ensminger Rd.

Festive Felines Adoption Event to be Held at Galleria

Festive Felines Adoption Event to be Held at Galleria

Join three of the Maddie's® Pet Rescue Project partner organizations for Festive Felines at the Walden Galleria on Friday, December 2nd. Taking place from 3pm to 6pm on the upper level in front of Toy Zam, the City of Buffalo Animal Shelter, SPCA Serving Erie County and Ten Lives Club will have dozens of cats and kittens available for adoption. All cats will be spayed or neutered and up to date on vaccinations. Adoption fees will range from fee waived up to $125.