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Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League to Celebrate Summer with its 3rd Annual “Art from the Heart” Contest

West Palm Beach, FL--- (June 23, 2022) Help Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League celebrate Summer by entering its “Art from the Heart” contest- a fun way to express creativity and spread the word about being kind to animals.

The contest will begin runs June 26 at 12pm through July 17 at 12pm.

“Art from the Heart” categories include: Ages 4-5; Ages 6-8; Ages 9-11; and Ages 12+.  Those participating can use any medium including paints, markers, crayons, pencils, mixed media- and your creativity, to illustrate a way that you and your pet (or maybe future pet) enjoy the summer together.  Once your artwork is complete, take a photo and submit it to:  Remember to share your entry page with family and friends so they can vote ($1 donation per vote). The top winner from each category will be featured in Peggy Adams’ Shaggy Sheet publication, receive a Peggy Adams SWAG bag full of goodies and, of course, be entitled to…bragging (or wagging) rights!!!

“We are so pleased to be able to launch our 3rd Annual Art from the Heart Contest” said Shellie Kalmore, Education Manager at Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League. “It’s a fun way for children of all ages to be able to get involved and express their love and appreciation for animals because as we all know the future of animal welfare rests with the youth that we reach today”.

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League’s Humane Education Department teaches people of every age to respect all life on the planet and feel empowered to take action to help make the world a better place.

To learn more about Peggy Adams’ Humane Education Program, please visit

About Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League:

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League saves more lives than any other rescue organization in Palm Beach County and provides critical services to more than 34,000 animals each year.

The Mission of the Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League 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.  Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League has a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity navigator, and is the first animal shelter in South Florida to become AAHA (American Animal Hospital Association) accredited.  Peggy Adams is an independent nonprofit animal rescue organization operating continuously since 1925. For more information and to donate, please visit


Media Contact: Cara MacVane, Email; 561.685.2342

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League Contact: Lauren Ellis, Email; (Office) 561.472.8845




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