Thank you to all the people and pets who attended our first annual Poochapalooza event. We had a wonderful crowd of people and dogs come out on that chilly day. We raised close to $1,600 The money will go into our dog park fund.
We would like to thank Tanger Outlet for allowing us to use their building. Thanks to the Tuscola Women’s Club for their donation of cakes and desserts. Thank you to the many individuals and businesses who donated items for prizes. Thanks to McDonald’s for the donation lunch for our volunteers.
We would like to thank our sponsors: Custom Screen Printing, Okaw Veterinary Clinic, Dairy Queen, Nancy Snook, Jane Dallas - Avon sales representative, the Gawthorp Pugs owned by Gordon and Ellen Gawthrop, Jarman Center Senior Living, John Davis - State Farm agent, Celeste Taylor, High 5 Pet Treats, Howard and Letha Snow and Karen Bretzlaff.
We would like to thank our volunteers for all their hard work. Thanks to Ashley Hudson for all your work. Without your hard work, we wouldn’t have had such a successful event.
And thanks to our vendors: Avon, Cookie Lee jewelry, Dogs-N-Paws, Happy PAWZ Balancing TTouch for Animals, High 5 Pet Treats, Jarman Center, Just Sayin’ Vinyl Graphics and Printed Apparel, Okaw Veterinary Clinic, Outside the Box Cupcakes, Scentsy, Shawn Ealy Designs and Thirty-One Gifts.
We are starting work on the Poochapalooza event for next year. If you would be interested in helping plan the event, volunteer, sponsor or be a vendor, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 217-253-3221.