Douglas, MA. – Dog Orphans Inc. will hold its 16th Annual Walk for Paws on Sunday, May 4, 2014 beginning at 12:00 Noon at River Bend Farm in Uxbridge, MA. This anxiously anticipated spring event serves as a key fundraiser for the non-profit, no-kill shelter which relies on donations for its day-to-day operations. This event is being sponsored by 146 Supply Center, Sutton Animal Hospital, TLC Pet Haven, PawSteps Veterinary Center, Animal Arts, Eaglestar Security, VCA Blackstone Valley, Sturbridge Veterinary Hospital, and Uxbridge Animal Hospital.
Dog Lovers and their owners are encouraged to start soliciting supporters early for the walk, which takes place along the Blackstone River and Canal. The Grand Prizes for the top three fundraisers this year are as follows: First Place is an iPad Mini donated by 146 Supply Center; Second Place is a $300 American Express Gift Card, donated by Peter Marion; and Third Place is a $100 Pet Smart Gift Certificate donated by Sutton Animal Hospital.