animals never know kindness. The good news is, you can fight animal
cruelty in your community by registering and fundraising for the 2014
Scotiabank & BC SPCA Paws for a Cause walk, held each September to raise
funds for abused, injured, neglected and homeless animals throughout
This year, participants in 31 communities throughout the province will
walk to raise funds to help animals in need across British Columbia.
The Scotiabank & BC SPCA Paws for a Cause walk to fight animal cruelty
in Chilliwack will be held at Fairfield Island Sports Field on Sunday,
Sept. 7 from 11 a.m. with the walk starting at noon.
Proceeds from the Chilliwack walk will benefit animals at the Chilliwack
SPCA. Participants can enjoy a variety of entertainment and fun
activities, including the Pooch Parade, contest for owner and pet
look-a-like, games, pet portraits, agility presentations, refreshments,
and much more!
Generously supported by our local sponsors – Oly’s Pet Connection,
Macham Enterprises, Cheam View Veterinary Hospital, Star 98.3 Radio
Station, Black Walnut Kennel, Chilliwack Ford, Sardis Animal Hospital
and Valley Veterinary Services – the event brings animal lovers and
their furry friends from all walks of life together for a great time as
well as a fantastic cause.
“This is the largest single event to help fight animal cruelty in
British Columbia,” says Krista Constantineau, manager of fundraising
events at the BC SPCA. “We are overwhelmed by the amazing participation
each year – it’s so great to see thousands of people come together
across the province to help B.C.’s most vulnerable animals. Our
supporters not only raise essential funds, the events are so much fun
for two-legged and four-legged participants.”
Thank you to our provincial sponsors: Scotiabank, Petsecure Pet Health
Insurance, PwC, Global BC, CKNW AM 980, Classic Rock 101, and TV Week.
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