Entries by Patricia Boden

DRINK BEER AND HELP DOGS?

Enjoy a pint of our Big Dog Blonde Ale at Three Notch’d Brewery — $1 from every pint sold will be donated to help our local pet rescues! It will be tapped at the brew pub at Ix Art Park on October 15th and will be available until the end of the month. If you…

FALL’S HERE – SO ARE NEW PET PRODUCTS!

Shorter days mean less visibility – keep your pets safe with our Nite Ize lighted and reflective tags and collars. Hunting season begins soon –  good fitting reflective vests for dogs who run in the woods are a must. Fleas and ticks are still out until the first frost – keep up with their protective…

HOW TO HELP HURRICANE RESCUE PETS

Animal Connnection went right to the business of helping others as soon as Hurricanes Harvey and Irma hit the shores. We have dog trainer friends in the Dallas area who were able to get a large trailer and fill it with things that people and their pets need during this time of extreme crisis. We…

OUR SUMMER PET FOOD DRIVE WAS A GREAT SUCCESS!

We just completed our summer pet food drive for the dogs and cats who reside at Caring For Creatures in Palmyra, Virginia. An unbelievable 4,000 lbs. of kibble was donated by Robert Downey, the owner of Annamaet Pet Foods! WOW! Combine that with 24 lbs. of Cloud Star “Wag More” biscuits, a couple hundred canned…

TAKE YOUR DOG TO WORK DAY PHOTO CONTEST

If you’re lucky enough to spend your work day with your dog, this event is for you! Send in your photos of “what your dog does at work” June 19-23. The winner will be announced Friday, June 23 and will receive a $100 Gift Certificate and a briefcase of goodies to enjoy at your workplace!…

SHOPPING FOR YOUR PETS AT THE FARMER’S MARKET

Do you shop for your family pets at the farmer’s market? We do… and you should too… it’s so easy to make fresh organic meals or food toppers your dogs and cats will just love! Downtown Charlottesville, Meade Park, Crozet, Nelson and Stonefield markets have a great selection of fresh meats and veggies. Get shopping….…

YAPPY HOUR AT CROZET DOG PARK

Join us for a neighborhood play date with your dog at CROZET’S NEW OFF LEAD DOG PARK on Sunday, June 25th from 2-4. Your dogs will enjoy amazing treats and play with some very fun toys. Plus there will be refreshments while you’re mingling with old and new friends. We’ll have tables of info from…