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"Presents for Pets" Campaign

FLOOFINS & CO. PARTICIPATES IN NAPPS “PRESENTS 4 PETS” CAMPAIGN IN HONOR OF HSUS NATIONAL ANIMAL SHELTER APPRECIATION WEEK

With National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week coming up in November, Floofins & Co., Chicago’s Suburban Kenneling Alternative, is joining forces with the National Association of Professional Pet Sitters (NAPPS) for their second annual “Presents 4 Pets” campaign, a collection drive to benefit pets in shelters and provide items desperately needed to help keep shelters operational, and animals comfortable and safe.
This national program, already underway, will run until mid November, coinciding with the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week observed November 6-12, 2011. As part of this annual program, Floofins & Co. and other NAPPS members across the country are reaching out to their clients and community and encouraging them to collect and donate items such as dog and cat food, treats, kitten milk replacement, cat litter, toys, bleach, towels and blankets, leashes and collars, and trash bags.
“This is a great opportunity for all animal lovers to help provide for those animals often forgotten,” commented Kristin Skelton, Owner + Manager of Floofins & Co. “In addition to offering support to our local shelters and shelter animals, we hope to generate awareness of community shelters and the important role they serve in our community.”
Drop box locations are currently being finalized and will be available on the Floofins & Co. website.
This year’s donations will be benefiting Cat Nap From the Heart of LaGrange, Du Page Animal Care and Control of Wheaton, Hinsdale Humane Society of Hinsdale, Naperville Area Humane Society of Naperville, and West Suburban Humane Society of Downers Grove. For more information, visit www.floofinsandco.com and click on P4P.
Floofins & Co. is “A Kenneling Alternative” providing in-home pet care for busy pet parents. At Floofins & Co. we define “floofin” as a furry family member. While many of Floofins & Co.’s clients are furry, we also care for feathered, scaled and finned friends. They are all floofins to us. Bonded and insured, Floofins & Co. serves the townships of Addison, Bolingbrook, Burr Ridge, Clarendon Hills, Darien, Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Glen Ellyn, Hinsdale, La Grange, Lisle, Lombard, Naperville, Oak Brook, Riverside/Brookfield, Villa Park, Western Springs, Wheaton and surrounding areas.
NAPPS is a national trade association dedicated to promoting the concept of in-home pet care, supporting the professionals engaged in at-home pet care, promoting the welfare of animals and improving and expanding the industry of pet-sitting. NAPPS provides valuable credibility, networking and education to help foster the success of their members. The association also actively works to promote the value of pet sitting, and to advocate the welfare of animals.
*Contact: Kristin Skelton
Owner + Manager
Floofins & Co.
(855) 748-6935 Ext. 505
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