PetSmart, 55 Boston Post Road, near Best Buy, will host the Glimmer of Hope Pet Adoption Event and Animal Awareness Day to benefit Halfway Home Rescue today from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The day includes, pet adoptions, raffle prizes, pet food and supply drive, bake sale, dog training demonstration, face painting, kids’ coloring station and refreshments.
About Halfway Home Rescue
Halfway Home Rescue was established in 2004 and is dedicated to saving the lives of abused, abandoned and homeless animals and providing a safe haven for these animals until a permanent home can be found.
The rescue operates 100% on private donations and an all-volunteer staff.
In 2012, 436 animals found new homes.
Meet Glimmer between 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Glimmer, (formerly Precious) was rescued March 5 in Waterbury, suffering from severe burns to her skin.
Glimmer was diagnosed with demodex (mange) and secondary infections.
Thanks to the veterinarians and staff at Beacon Valley Animal Hospital, Glimmer is on her way to a full recovery.