Bowl for a Buddy 3 to promote shelter pet adoption March 3


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Posted Online: Feb. 20, 2013, 12:36 pm
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Press release submitted by Humane Society of Scott County

Have a Heart - Bowl for a Buddy!

Bowl for a Buddy on Sunday, March 3rd to promote shelter pet adoption and help the Humane Society of Scott County care for homeless animals! This Paws-itively AWWW-some Event for the Animals will be held from 1-4 p.m. at the Blackhawk Bowl & Martini Lounge in the lower level of the Hotel Blackhawk in downtown Davenport! Tickets are $25 - $20 for Humane Society of Scott County members and HSSC pet parents and families - and include 2 games of bowling and shoes, a goodie bag of treats for you and your pet, and chances to "fetch" fabulous prizes!
Call 388-6655 or stop in at the shelter at 2802 West Central Park in Davenport and get your tickets TODAY! We're open Monday and Wednesday from 10am to 7pm; Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10am to 5pm and Sunday from 12 noon to 5pm. While you're here, meet and adopt your next best friend!
Bowl for a Buddy is generously sponsored by "Little Buddy" sponsor Petco Foundation, US Bank, McGladrey, SSAB North American Division, The Barrel House, Thiel Motors, Tita's Linens by Claudia and Davenport Audiology Hearing Aid Center, Inc.

PET ADOPTION IS A LOVING OPTION!
Our Mission: to provide humane care for all of the lost, abandoned and unwanted pets in Scott County, to adopt these pets to caring, responsible, life-long homes and to educate the community about responsible pet ownership.

















 




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