Carrollton, TX (PressExposure) July 13, 2013 -- What: Operation Kindness Alumni Celebration and Open House, a homecoming event for its "furry alumni" - dogs and cats adopted from the no-kill shelter - and the families who adopted them. In addition, the event is an open house for the public. Anyone interested in learning more about Operation Kindness should stop by and enjoy complimentary hot dogs and cake, free pet caricatures, behind-the-scenes tours and more.
Who: Operation Kindness, the oldest and largest no-kill shelter in North Texas
When: Saturday, July 13, 2013, from 10 a.m. until noon
Where: Operation Kindness, located at 3201 Earhart Drive in Carrollton, Texas 75006
Details: Operation Kindness is a nonprofit organization that assists more than 3,000 homeless dogs and cats each year, providing them with food, shelter and medical attention. The Alumni event celebrates Operation Kindness' 37th year helping homeless animals. Festivities include:
- Hot dogs and cake
- Pet caricatures
- Alumnus bandanas for attending alumni dogs and cats
- Hot dog bobbing for canines
- Goodie bags with animal treats
- Behind-the-scenes tours of Operation Kindness at 10 a.m. and 11 a.m.
About Operation Kindness
Founded in 1976, Operation Kindness is the oldest and largest no-kill shelter in North Texas. Its mission is to care for homeless cats and dogs in a no-kill environment until each is adopted into a responsible home and to advocate humane values and behavior. On a daily basis, Operation Kindness cares for an average of 300 animals at the shelter, with more than 100 animals in foster homes. Operation Kindness has saved more than 75,000 animals since its inception, and it assists more than 3,000 dogs and cats each year. Learn more about Operation Kindness by calling 972-418-PAWS or by visiting http://www.operationkindness.org, https://twitter.com/OpKindness or http://www.facebook.com/pages/Operation-Kindness/30251945822).