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One Picture Saves a Life and Cats R Cool Present a Free NY Public Workshop
One Picture Saves a Life and Cats R Cool Presents a Public Workshop at North Shore Animal League America in Port Washington, NY on August 3, 2014
The workshop will showcase the talents of:
· Seth Casteel (http://www.littlefriendsphoto.com/)
· Jorge Bendersky (http://planetjorge.com/
· Special guest: Jackson Galaxy (http://jacksongalaxy.com/
Attendees will have the unique experience to meet Jackson Galaxy (Animal Planet's My Cat From Hell), Seth Casteel (Underwater Dogs), and Jorge Bendersky (Animal Planet's Dogs 101). These pet experts will teach participants how to save more lives through grooming, positive photography, and improved shelter cat enrichment and behavior modification. The exciting workshopwill leave guests feelingempowered with all the tools they need to get out, volunteer, and save shelter pets' lives.
The breakout sessions will be from either Seth Casteel and Jorge Bendersky (One Picture Saves a Life) or Jackson Galaxy (Cats R Cool). The Cats R Cool section will also include a special presentation on working with community cats and TNR. Afternoon sessions will be geared towards shelters and rescues, but anyone interested in volunteering can attend.
Those who are with a shelter or rescue are encouraged to bring as many representatives and volunteers so they have the opportunity to split up to cover both breakout sessions. Grant opportunities are available, including digital SLR cameras, grooming supplies, cat castles and scratchers, community cat traps, and more!
Sign up to attend the morning session here: http://onepicturesaves.com/
Sign up for the afternoon sessions and apply for grants here: http://onepicturesaves.com/
After individuals register they will get more information on exact times, parking, and other logistics. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
About The North Shore Animal League America: North Shore Animal League America is the world’s largest no-kill animal rescue and adoption organization. We’re proud of our history of innovation in animal welfare – striving to make continuous innovations that save more lives and support other shelter and rescue groups.Learn more at: http://www.animalleague.org/
GreaterGood.org is an independent 501(c)(3) charitable organization devoted to improving the health and well-being of people, pets, and the planet. Since 2006, it has given more than $30 million to charity partners and programs worldwide that work toward our mission.
About The Animal Rescue Site
The Animal Rescue Site provides food and vital care for some of the eight million unwanted animals given to shelters every year in the U.S., as well as animals in desperate need around the world. By supporting The Animal Rescue Site, consumers can provide food and care for a rescued animal living in a shelter or sanctuary.
Wahl Home Products is a division of Wahl Clipper Corporation a worldwide leader in the manufacturing of products for the consumer personal care, animal grooming and professional beauty and barber salon trade. Based in Sterling, Ill., the company is celebrating its 95th anniversary this year. For more information, visit www.wahlhomeproducts.com.
In addition to providing grooming grants to pet shelters and rescue groups nationwide, Wahl and the Animal Rescue Site are launching the Dirty Dogs Gallery. This “before and after” photo gallery showcases the amazing transformations that come from proper grooming and photography.
The Wahl Dirty Dogs Gallery opens on May 15, 2014 and will become a permanent fixture on the One Picture Saves a Life website.
About Seth Casteel
Seth Casteel is a pet and lifestyle photographer and author of the New York Times best-sellerUnderwater Dogs. Seth has been volunteering with animal shelters and rescues for over 6 years across the United States, Europe, Australia and Indonesia. He has photographed thousands of dogs and cats, resulting in countless adoptions.
Seth is currently on tour teaching animal shelter staff and volunteers how to take positive photos to save the lives of homeless pets.
About Jorge Bendersky
Jorge Bendersky is a celebrity dog groomer in New York City and the Author of the best-selling book: DIY Dog Grooming, From Puppy Cuts to Best in Show, Everything you Need to Know. He grooms Manhattan area dogs and consults on dog grooming and is huge supporter of animal welfare and rescue. He has been a finalist in the Animal Planet show Groomer Has It, a judge on TLC’s Extreme Poodles, and an expert on Animal Planet’s Dogs 101. He has also appeared on The Today Show, ABC Nightline, CW11, and E! News, and in the New York Post, the New York Daily News, the Chicago Tribune, and more. He is a proud member of the One Picture Saves a Life team and you can learn more here: http://www.planetjorge.com/
Cats R Cool
Cats R Cool (http://www.catsrcool.org/)