National Pet Month 2012
7 April – 7 May 2012
Your pets and you: a winning team
BIG WALKIES: SPONSORED DOG WALK
Big Walkies Community Group are holding a sponsored dog walk on Sunday 22nd April to mark National Pet Month.
The event will take place at Hinchingbrooke Country Park at 2pm and its aim is to raise money for National Pet Month and to promote the health benefits of owning a dog.
Donations will be taken on the day or you can donate quickly online here.
National Pet Month (NPM) seeks to promote responsible pet ownership and raise valuable funds for animal charities across he UK by encouraging people to hold events just like Big Walkies: Sponsored Dog Walk. The celebrations run from 7th April to 7th May 2012 and this year the charity is celebrating ‘Your pets and you: a winning team’.
Phil Sketchley, chairman of NPM said:
“We’re delighted that Big Walkies Community Group are holding such a great event to show how you and your pets together make a winning team – we need to look after our pets responsibly to keep them healthy and happy, and they in turn will help keep us healthy and happy too. The event is also raising funds for National Pet Month. We hope everybody involved has a great time in the process.”
Others looking to get involved with National Pet Month or register an event of their own should visit www.nationalpetmonth.org.uk.
For further information about Big Walkies: Sponsored Dog Walk or Big Walkies Community Group should contact: Becca Bryant 07969118350 or Jackie Fitzpatrick 07801591148
For further information about NPM please contact Alison Glennon on 020 8370 3688