Join us for a fun-filled evening at Healthy Pets NW (2224 NE Alberta St.) on December 5th from 6-9PM. As a celebration of their 5th anniversary, Healthy Pets is hosting a benefit fundraiser for Oregon Spay/Neuter Fund. There will be pet photos with Santa, a raffle for a cool cruiser bike worth $480, a fabulous silent auction, and food and wine. Admission is free. Professional pet photos start at $25 and raffle tickets are $10/each.
See list below for a sample of some of the silent auction items:
1. Two beautiful cat paintings by Jef Gunn, a local award-winning artist
2. "Behind the Scenes" Tour for 4 adults of DoveLewis, including t-shirts for all
3. A year's supply of Evo cat food for a multi-cat household
4. Lots of things for animals - pet sitting, dog grooming, dog training, and lots of toys
5. Plenty of vegan and vegetarian restaurant gift certificates
6. Tickets to the Oregon Ballet Theater's production of "The Nutcracker"
7. Piano lessons
8. Edible landscape design consultation and gift certificates to nurseries
9. Gift certificates for hair cuts and color, facials, pilates lessons, spas
10. Weekend cabin rental in Welches, close to skiing
We're also looking for a few more auction items to round out the offerings, so if you or someone you know would like to donate a gift certificate, jewelry, artwork, or other item, please contact [masked].
Oregon Spay/Neuter Fund coordinates and distributes discount coupons for spay/neuter at local vet clinics and subsidizes spay/neuter services for the pets of low income individuals. We also provide education, transportation assistance, loan cat carriers, and cover pre-treatments required by vets prior to surgery.
Our stats for 2008 include:
- 6000 animals sterilized using OSNF coupons;
- 5000 phone calls handled;
- 1000 s/n surgeries subsidized for pets of low income guardians; and 500 cats and dogs transported to clinics for s/n.