PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - Pets are often the forgotten element in natural disasters. A group in Saco is trying to help pets affected by the Sandy hurricane.
Sharon Binette and Jeanne Labonte of Paw-Zn-Around Doggy Daycare in Saco are organizing a collection to send. The supplies will be going to a fire department in New Jersey.
Drop off Pet items by 5pm on Friday, Nov 16 at Paw-Zn-Around, 8 New County Road (Route 5) in Saco
You can call therem: 207-283-6642
They say the list of the greatest needs are:
Wet & Dry dog food
Wet & Dry cat food
Dog and Cat toys
To donate money go to www.animalwelfaresociety.org and click on the Hurricane Sandy Relief Fund. 100% of monies raised will go directly to disaster relief in the areas affected by the storm.
This effort was coordinated with:
Paw-zn-Around of Saco
Arundel Fire-Rescue with the help of Wiers Motors
Animal Welfare Society in Kennebunk
Paw-Zn-Around is serving as the drop off point for "Pet" need items.