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National Puppy Day Emphasizes Adoption Crisis

Here at Port Charlotte Florist - and for that matter, in South Florida - we love our dogs!  And because we recognize that they are such a huge part of our lives, we admire initiatives such as National Puppy Day that strive to make life better for these beloved animals.  Initiated a decade ago by Colleen Paige - who is also the pet-advocate behind the establishment of National Dog Day and National Cat Day - this grassroots effort was intended to shine a light on the desperate plight of the homeless puppies and dogs in America. The day stands as a reminder to prospective pet owners to adopt puppies from shelters instead of from for-profit organizations. Did You Know? Due to serious overpopulation, a puppy born in 2017 will have only a 1 in 10 chance of spending their entire life in a loving, stable home. Read More about National Puppy Day Emphasizes Adoption Crisis »
Posted by portcharlotteflorist on March 8, 2017 Events Flowers