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Mayor Vincent Gray officially proclaims 5th Annual DC Week for the Animals May 25-June 2, 2013!
This exciting Washington, DC metro area mayor-proclaimed celebration is designed to lift up and recognize the unique and life-changing role that animals play in the lives of citizens throughout all walks of life.
By: Animal World USA
To further add to the excitement, George Washington Law School will once again host a very exciting Animal Law Night event, featuring a panel of leading attorneys and advocates addressing current issues, that will be transformative to all in attendance. Ft. Myer Caisson Horses and Walter Reed Hospital pet therapy events will also be spotlighted all during the week!
The D.C. Week for the Animals will be bringing together humane organizations, shelters, sanctuaries, businesses, students, advocates, community leaders, decision makers and caring citizens in an action-packed, compassionate week of fun-filled activities for the animals!
A multitude of tail-wagging & fun feline pet adoption events, festivals, blessing of the animals, ways to help and adopt retired military K-9's, free and low cost spay/neuter opportunities, microchipping, Memorial Day parades featuring animals, events to help the horses, anniversary celebrations, swimming event for dogs, vaccinations, wildlife activities, pet food/supply donations, veggie get-togethers, volunteer opportunities, a salute to the military and so much more!
The Washington, D.C. Week for the Animals series of events will build new relationships for the animals, strengthen communities and save precious lives. Visit the official website for complete contact and event information at http://www.dcanimals.org/