Humane Society of the Palm Beaches

Hundreds of Participants Joined Together to Walk for the Animals

April 20, 2016

 

For Immediate Release: March 28, 2016

Media Contact: Cara MacVane
Email / 561.685.2342

Hundreds of Participants Joined Together to Walk for the Animals
Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League's
15th Annual Barry Crown Walk for the Animals

Palm Beach Gardens, FL- Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League's 15th Annual Barry Crown Walk for the Animals took place on Saturday, March 12, 2016, at Downtown at the Gardens.  Over one thousand people along with their adorable pets gathered on this beautiful South Florida day to raise money and awareness for the League's life-saving mission.

Participants enjoyed live entertainment, free breakfast, local vendors, and chances to win fabulous silent auction items and raffle prizes. Pets were also washed at the Charity Pet Wash sponsored by Scenthound.  SUNNY 107.9's Jennifer Ross once again graciously hosted the awards ceremony and the days' festivities, and Peanut, Nozzle Nolan's mascot joined Rich Anderson, Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League's Executive Director, in the pace car leading the way along the course.  There was also a very special Walk mascot this year, rescue dog Biscuit.  Biscuit along with his adoptive parent led the walk participants on the scenic one-mile route.

The Walk was presented by Hill’s Science Diet and a some of the many sponsors included:  Whole Foods Market, Scenthound, Pet Groomerie, Paris In Town Le Bistro, Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart and Shipley, Very Important Paws, Activ4Pets, Nozzle Nolen, Pet Paradise, Patterson Veterinary and SUNNY 107.9.

More than $104,000 was raised at this year's Walk.  All proceeds benefitted Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League.  To learn more please visit WalkWithPeggy.org call 561-472-8845 or email.

 About Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League

The Mission of the Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League of the Palm Beaches, Incorporated is to provide shelter to lost, homeless and unwanted animals, to provide spay and neuter and other medical services for companion animals, and to care for, protect, and find quality homes for homeless and neglected companion animals, to advocate animal welfare, community involvement and education to further the bond between people and animals. For more information, visit www.PeggyAdams.org.

 

The League is an independent nonprofit animal rescue organization operating continuously since 1925.

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