Over 1,000 U.S. and Canadian PetSmart Stores and 3,400 Adoption Agencies Partner in 32-Hour Effort to Save LivesPHOENIX, AZ, Apr 01, 2008 (MARKET WIRE via COMTEX News Network) -- PetSmart Charities seeks lifelong, loving homes for as many as
14,600 abandoned and homeless pets during its Spring Adoption Event.
Adoptable cats and dogs will be available at every U.S. and Canadian
PetSmart (NASDAQ: PETM) store May 2-4. Contact local stores for
specific agency hours of participation.
Each customer who adopts a pet will receive a "Welcome to Pet
Parenthood" guide that includes information on how to raise a healthy
and happy pet and more than $240 in coupons for dog and cat products
and services. Visit www.petsmart.com or call 1-877-473-8762 to find a
PetSmart Charities Adoption Center near you.
About PetSmart Charities
PetSmart Charities, Inc. is an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit
organization that creates and supports programs that save the lives of
homeless pets, raise awareness of companion animal welfare issues,
and promote healthy relationships between people and pets. Since
1994, PetSmart Charities has funded more than $70 million in grants
and programs benefiting animal welfare organizations and, through its
in-store pet adoption program, has helped save the lives of more than
3.3 million pets. To learn more about how PetSmart Charities is
working to help find a lifelong, loving home for every pet, visit
www.petsmartcharities.org or call 1-800-423-PETS.
SOURCE: PetSmart Charities