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Life-Saving Animal Adoption Event Saturday in North Little Rock

Begins at 11:00 a.m. at Lakewood Village Shopping Center.
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR - If you're looking for a pet, or an additional one to add to your family, an event in North Little Rock on Saturday might have the dog or cat you're looking to bring home.

Complete details in the news release below:

North Shore Animal League America’s 2013 Tour For Life – a national cooperative life-saving adoption event – will arrive in North Little Rock to partner with the North Little Rock Animal Shelter for a special mobile adoption event at Lakewood Village, 2851 Lakewood Village Dr., North Little Rock TOMORROW, Saturday, April 20th from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

In addition to having adoptable shelter dogs, cats, puppies and kittens -- also known as Mutt-i-grees® -- the event will also offer information on the benefits of adopting shelter pets, behavioral education, and special services available to pet owners at the North Little Rock Animal Shelter.  Other participating organizations at the event include Jacksonville Animal Shelter, Sherwood Animal Shelter and CARE (Central Arkansas Rescue).

In partnership with PURINA ONE®, Tour for Life is the world’s largest cooperative mobile pet adoption initiative aimed at reinforcing the importance and advantages of shelter pet adoptions and familiarizing communities with their local shelter.  

From the beginning of March to mid-May, Tour For Life will travel the length of the United States from North to South and East to West in four “shelters on wheels”, helping shelter and rescue groups, in 51 cities and 26 states bring awareness to their organizations and find homes for the adorable adoptable animals in their care. 

The tour was conceived by Animal League America – the world’s largest no-kill animal rescue and adoption organization – thirteen years ago and is responsible for placing thousands of pets into loving and permanent homes.  Tour For Life 2012 saved the lives of nearly 1600 animals across the country.

Tour For Life's presenting sponsor is Purina ONE® pet food brand.  The Tour is also supported by The Mutt-i-grees Curriculum. 

Click here for more information on Tour For Life 2013.
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