“Many of our co-sponsors will have exhibits at the Dog Walk. This is a great opportunity for the public to discover pet related services and meet the dedicated people behind them,” said Judy Charuhas, event coordinator and executive director of WinterParkLostPets.com.
ASK THE VET
Dr. Tiffany Jamieson, DVM, of Paws Calls (www.PawsCalls.com)
ASK THE TRAINER
Representatives of Bark Busters (www.BarkBusters.com)
PET RETAILERS AND SERVICE PROVIDERS
Several local pet related businesses will be on hand to showcase their services. Day Afternoon (www.DogDayAfternoon.net)
FREE MICROCHIP PET ID
Free microchip IDs will be available to the first 100 paid registrants who request this service. The microchip is provided courtesy of Orange County Animal Services. WinterParkLostPets.com is underwriting the microchip lifetime registration fee.
RABIES VACCINATIONS JUST $3
For a $3 donation to The Lost Pets Foundation, pet owners can purchase 3-year rabies vaccination vouchers available from CheapShots mobile clinic. Vouchers are good for 6-months from the date of purchase and redeemable at CheapShots locations throughout Central Florida. For dates and locations of the CheapShots mobile vaccination service, visit www.cheapshots.us.
The first annual Winter Park Dog Walk is presented Veterinary Emergency Clinic of Central Florida and will be held May 19, 2012, at the Cady Way Trail, Phase 1, in Winter Park. The public is encouraged register online at WPdogwalk.com or in person during the event. The $20 registration fee benefits The Lost Pets Foundation and includes a t-shirt for the dog walker and a doggie goodie bag filled with items provided by the event co-sponsors.
THE LOST PETS FOUNDATION was formed by WinterParkLostPets.com to help pets in need, to support local pet rescue efforts, and to expand public awareness of important services such as microchips, pet ID, low-cost vaccinations, and spay and neuter. The Winter Park Dog Walk (WPdogwalk.com)
VETERINARY EMERGENCY CLINIC OF CENTRAL FLORIDA operates facilities in Casselberry, South Orlando, and Leesburg. Owned and supported by 140 local veterinarians the clinics are open evenings, weekends and holidays.
WINTERPARKLOSTPETS.COM is a free online public service for posting pets that have been lost or found in Winter Park, Florida. The website has helped reunite more than 345 pets since its inception.