PET-FRIENDLY EVENTS FOR CATS, DOGS AND THEIR OWNERSWe love hosting, sponsoring and participating in all the great events for pets around the country that benefit dogs, cats and the people who care for them. From donating food and supplies to volunteering our time, we’re always looking for ways to get involved! With so many fun and beneficial events taking place each year, we try to be part of as many as we can!
ZOOLIGHTS AT THE OAKLAND ZOO
A HOLIDAY TRADITION IN OAKLAND
By Nature® was thrilled to be a sponsor of the Oakland Zoo’s annual ZOOLights event, held through the month of December to celebrate the holidays and animals with lights, activities, shows and food. Different attractions with an animal theme were offered each night throughout the event, including our booth with fun giveaways and prizes.
BARK IN THE PARK
20 YEARS OF DOG GONE FUN!
Bark in the Park, held in San Jose, CA, is the largest dog festival in the United States with more than 15,000 dog lovers and 3,900 dogs. With contests, a dog agility course, demonstrations of specialized dog training and more than 75 vendors with dog-specific goods and services, By Nature was excited to sponsor and be part of this tail-wagging good time. Plus, the money raised benefited local community and pet-focused organizations.
PET ROCK FESTIVAL
THEY CAN’T TALK SO WE WILL
By Nature was a proud sponsor of the Pet Rock Festival, held in September 2015 in Leicester, MA. This great event promotes kindness to animals and features animal welfare organizations, breed rescues and shelters. We were thrilled to partner with the Central Mass Disaster Animal Recovery Team to help run their agility course for dogs of all abilities! Check out our agility course video from a dog’s perspective on YouTube!
WALK RUN WAG
LENDING A HELPING PAW AT WALK RUN WAG FOR MADACC
Walk Run Wag is a 5K run and 2-mile walk with humans and their pets that supports the 13,000 homeless animals of Milwaukee County and is put on by the Milwaukee Area Domestic Animal Control Commission. By Nature was honored to sponsor this great cause to help homeless animals find forever homes and prevent animal cruelty and neglect.
Run for Their Lives
HELPING PETS ONE STEP AT A TIME AT PAWS CHICAGO’S RUN FOR THEIR LIVES EVENT
PAWS Chicago is Midwest’s largest no-kill humane organization, and By Nature was thrilled to be an official sponsor of the organization’s Run for their Lives Run/Walk event. Each year, PAWS Chicago raises thousands of dollars in much-needed funds to help end pet overpopulation. 100% of funds raised benefit homeless pets. The Run for Their Lives event includes an 8K timed run and a 4K pet-friendly walk and is a perfect way to be active and healthy for a good cause with your furry pal.