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Responsible pet owners to celebrate Sept. 22

SPRING GROVE – Helping Paws Animal Shelter and Nature’s Feed are preparing to host the third annual Responsible Pet Ownership Day.

The family- and pet-friendly educational event will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 22 at Nature’s Feed, 2440 Westward Drive, Spring Grove.

A free goody bag will be given to the first 40 customers. There also will be free pet nail clipping, low-cost microchipping, animal-related vendors, Pup-casso paintings and raffles for the entire family.

Donations are requested for microchipping to support the shelter.

Animals will be available for adoption.

Helping Paws Animal Shelter is at 2500 Harding Lane, Woodstock.

For information, call 815-338-4400 or visit www.helpingpaws.net.

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