This Friday is a very important event for my family. It is the Pets on Parade Benefit and Auction put on by Fetch A Cure. The event will be held this Friday (June 3rd) at the Science Museum of Virginia’s Thalhimer Pavilion (Richmond, Virginia) from 7pm to 10pm. Guests will enjoy great music, delicious food from area restaurants, beverages and the opportunity to bid on the 2011 steel pup sculptures, plus other live and silent auction packages. Four-legged friends are welcome and pup care will be available throughout the evening. If you’re interested in attending, you can purchases tickets online, by phone or at the door. To learn more about the event, click here.
Proceeds from the event go to Companions in Crisis, Fetch A Cure’s program that provides financial assistance to families that cannot afford the life saving treatments and medication for their pets tat have been diagnosed with cancer. As a volunteer for Fetch A Cure and a recipient of their financial aid for our dog, Twizzler, you can see why this event is so important to my family. You can read more about Twizzler’s battle with cancer here, here, here and here… It’s been a long and bumpy road, as anyone who has been affected by cancer knows, but we’re making it one way or another.
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