Animal Services Partners with PetSmart for Cat Adoptions
Garland, Texas -- January 19, 2011 -- Garland Animal Services is proud to announce a cat adoption partnership with PetSmart Charities. Selected cats from the Garland Animal Shelter will be available for immediate adoption at the new PetSmart® store in Wylie. The cat habitat at the PetSmart store will provide a high profile venue for approximately 8 to 10 cats and the Garland Animal Shelter will ensure cats are consistently available at the store for adoption.
“We are excited about this new partnership between Garland Animal Services and PetSmart Charities, which will undoubtedly lead to more cat adoptions,” said Jason Chessher, Garland’s Deputy Director of Health.
The new PetSmart store is now open and is located at 3340 FM 544 in Wylie and a variety of cats are already available for adoption.
About PetSmart Charities® Established in 1994, PetSmart Charities, Inc. is an independent,nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that creates and supports programs that save the lives of homeless pets, raise awareness of companion animal-welfare issues and promote healthy relationships between people and pets. The largest funder of animal welfare efforts in North America, PetSmart Charities has provided $110 million in grants and programs benefiting animal-welfare organizations and, through its in-store adoption program, helped save the lives of more than 4.4 million pets. To learn more about how PetSmart Charities is working toward its vision of a lifelong, loving home for every pet, visit petsmartcharities.org or call 1-800-423-PETS.