Texas Rustlers Guinea Pig Rescue, 160 Cedarcrest Lane, Double Oak, TX 75077
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Public Service Announcement / Calendar Listing / News Item
Contact: Julia Hinrichs, 817.430.9681, [email protected]
GUINEA PIG “HOE-DOWN”
TO FEATURE WELL-PIGGY EXAMS,
COMMUNITY EDUCATION AND FUN FAMILY ACTIVITIES
– Whether you own a guinea pig, are thinking about adopting or just want to enjoy a fun day out with the family, join us for the Texas Rustlers Guinea Pig Rescue “Hoe-Down” on Sunday, March 29, 2009 from 11.00am – 3.00 pm at the Grapevine Convention Center, 1209 South Main Street
. If you bring your guinea pig, please be sure it is in a suitable carrier with plenty of fresh water and food.
Activities and Booths
Guinea Pig Well-Piggy Exams
and Guinea Pig Diseases Presentation by Dr. Anna Osofsky and Dr Ashley Champagne, experienced guinea pig veterinarians with Carrollton West Pet Hospital
Best Dressed Piggy, Guinea Pig / Owner Look-a-like and Fastest Carrot eater competitions
Photographs of you and your piggy
Guinea Pig and Hamster Adoption and care information (adoption applications available online at http://www.TheGuineaPigRescue.com/ad...cation-new.doc
“Kid’s Corner” featuring Fun Activities
Themed Basket Raffle with over $3000 of prizes
Guinea Pig Nail Trimming
Wheat Grass Booth
Information about Toys, Cages, Food and Supplies that Make Piggies Happiest
Piggy Store, featuring T-shirts, mugs, and more
Guinea Pig Costumes
Guinea Pig food, treats, bedding and cage accessories available
Admission is free.
Some activities may request a donation, others are free. Proceeds help feed and care for the more than 150 guinea pigs currently housed by Texas Rustlers Guinea Pig Rescue.
Texas Rustlers Guinea Pig Rescue is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation that rescues abandoned, neglected, and/or abused guinea pigs in the Dallas / Fort Worth area and beyond, and adopts them into loving, forever homes. Visit www.TheGuineaPigRescue.com
for more information or to view currently adoptable pets.