You are invited to be a part of National Pet Month!!
Thousands of people up and down the UK will be celebrating life with their pets, spreading the word on responsible pet ownership or raising money for their favourite charity in fun-filled events.
Why not be a part of this?
All the money raised this month goes towards bringing together animal welfare charities, pet businesses, youth groups and simply pet owners, to improve the welfare of pets.
National Pet Month’s aims are to:
promote responsible pet ownership
make people aware of the benefits of pets for people and people for pets
increase public awareness of services available from professionals who work with animals
raise awareness of the role, value and contribution to society of working companion animals.
Each year the responsible pet ownership message is sung by running the events under a central theme. This year's theme is “ Top 10 Tips For Responsible Pet Ownership”.
National Pet Month is a registered charity, unique in bringing together animal welfare charities, professional bodies, pet businesses, schools, youth groups and pet lovers. All have the common goal of improving the welfare of pets. The trustees are: National Office of Animal Health (NOAH) and Pet Food Manufacturers’ Association (PFMA).
The Top Ten Tips for Responsible Pet Ownership (as a guide and pretty much common sense) are:
For more information on how you can get involved or advice about your pets visit the website at: http://www.nationalpetmonth.org.uk/.
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