Sept. 27, 2012
-- Massapequa, NY, September 27, 2012 – Massapequa Pet Vet (www.mpetvet.vetsuite.com ), a full service veterinary center, will host a “Barktoberfest”
fundraiser on Sunday, October 14, 2012, from 12-5 pm at its facility located at 5330 Merrick Road, Massapequa, NY. All profits will directly benefit Canine Companions for Independence, The Guide Dog Foundation and the Long Island Wildlife and Animal Rescue (LIWAR), which are all non-profit organizations.
Massapequa Pet Vet's veterinarians and staff, members of the Massapequa Chamber of Commerce, invite the public, including their family pets, to stop by and enjoy the “Barktoberfest”
activities, which include games, training demos, a Bouncy Castle, food, cat adoptions and more. Prizes will be awarded for both the Best Pet Costume and the Best Pet Trick contests. An auction and raffles provided by local businesses will help to raise funds.
“My commitment to the health of all creatures – including the furry, feathered or scaled - motivates me every day, “ said Dr. Horowitz, Massapequa Pet Vet owner and director. “My veterinary associates have decided to host the ‘Barktoberfest’
fundraiser in an effort to support the non-profit animal organizations that share their commitment to helping people and animals live healthier lives.”
The Massapequa Pet Vet is a full service veterinary center with separate dog and cat waiting areas, and provides a range of services from routine annual exams to advanced surgery. Additional services include: a board certified doctor, ultrasound, endoscopy, dental suite with digital radiology, orthopedics, and some of the highest quality medicine and surgery available in a general practice, behavioral training, bathing, professional grooming, doggy day care and play dates, puppy classes, dog training, consultations and second opinions, heated suites, Pet Boutique with all the latest trendy pet needs, and a private comfort room for euthanasia. Open 7 days a week with extended hours and emergency availability. For more information, call 516-797-VETS (8387) or visit http://www.mpetvet.vetsuite.com/
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