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Mayor Vincent Gray officially proclaims 6th Annual DC Week for the Animals May 24-June 1, 2014!
Washington D.C. Week for the Animals will bring together humane organizations, shelters, sanctuaries, businesses, advocates, community leaders, decision makers and caring citizens in an action-packed, compassionate week of fun-filled activities.
To further add to the excitement, George Washington University Law School will once again host a very exciting Animal Law Night event on May 29, 2014, 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 animal-assisted therapy events will also be spotlighted all during the week! Zenith Art Gallery will host a Meet the Artists reception and open their new exhibit during the week: Zenith Zoo... Artistic Interpretations of our Planetary Partners. Born Free has a campaign "Fur For the Animals" that is going to be helping wildlife across the U.S.A.
A multitude of tail-wagging & fun-loving feline pet adoption events, exciting dog park and wildlife activities, Memorial Day 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 events featuring animals, activities to help the horses, celebrations, vaccinations, pet food/supply donations, veggie get-togethers, volunteer opportunities, a salute to our brave 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/