Animal Allies Mega Match-A-Thon
Every Wednesday at 8:10 you hear about B105’s Pet of the Week with Animal Allies. At that time, you also hear about all the upcoming fundraisers and adoption opportunities that are come up, like the Mega Match-A-Thon. Love animals? You won’t want to miss this event!!!
This thirty hour event will be packed with opportunities to adopt a new pet and attend a variety of entertaining activities.
Animal Allies is pleased to announce our collaboration with Friends of Animals and the Humane Society of Douglas County for this one-of-a-kind event.
The Animal Allies shelter veterinarian, along with animal trainers and behaviorists, will be on hand to answer questions and give presentations and demonstrations on health, training, and behavior to help your four-legged companion. There will also be entertainment and activities for the whole family!
Saturday, March 31st
12:00-4:00pm Microchip Your Pet
12:00-5:00pm Agility by Ram Reizel Professional Dog Training
Blessing of the Animals
Ram Reizel, “Thinking in pictures – understanding the dog’s point of view”
4:00-6:00pm Live broadcast with Jeanne Ryan from Mix 108!
4:00-6:00pm Members barbeque, for Animal Allies members
6:00-8:00pm Knitting for the Animals: Learn to knit beds, toys, and other handmade crafts for dogs and cats with the help of Yarn Harbor!
8:00-10:00pm Family Movie: Cats and Dogs, Sponsored by Youth Allies. With popcorn by Teatro Zuccone and soda by Bernick’s.
10:00-11:00pm Rubber Chicken Theatre: Improv
11:00pm-Midnight Dog Pong Tournament
Sunday, April 1st
4:00-5:00am Cat-tucky Derby: In this exciting sporting event, the shelter’s fastest cats will race for the grand prize: catnip.
7:00-8:00am Hike with the animals: bring your dog and join us for a morning hike around Animal Allies’ dog walking trails.
8:00-9:00am Breakfast Sponsored by Duluth Grill, with the unveiling of a new dish created especially for Animal Allies!
8:00-9:00am Blessing of the Animals
10:00-11:00am Agility and games sponsored by Youth Allies.
11:00am-Noon Skijoring demonstration: Sierra Anderson teaches the basics. This activity does not depend on snow!
Noon-4:00pm Microchip Your Pet
Noon-1:00pm Behavior Presentation by Dr. Mary Wictor, Shelter Veterinarian
1:00-2:00pm Sundae Bar by Bridgeman’s
3:30-4:00pm Belly Dance Demonstration
4:00-5:00pm Family Yoga