Heart of Niagara Annual Summer Picnic for All Owners and Dogs

Posted by Media Room on Tue, Jul 14, 2015

Heart of Niagara Animal Rescue's 2nd Annual Summer Picnic, a family friendly event open to the public for all owners and their dogs!


Happening rain or shine this Saturday, July 18th from 11am to 2pm at Oppenheim Park (Pavilion #15), 2713 Niagara Falls Boulevard in Niagara Falls. The event will be a day of fun, friendship and camaraderie for dog owners and their furry companions on leash!

The day’s activities include lawn games with prizes where owners can participate with their dogs, nail clipping and a photo booth for donations to the rescue, a dance contest, live music with Joni Russ and Vincent Bonelli, a basket/certificate auction and dog friendly vendors. Free dog bandannas and Milk Bone Product samples, while they last, will be given out. A picnic lunch is available for $12 pre-sale, or $15 “walk up” on picnic day, and includes a hot dog & hamburger on roll, chips, potato salad, watermelon, dessert and a bottle of water. Pre-sale ticket purchases, available on the rescue’s website on a secure PayPal link at www.heartofniagara.org, are encouraged to help plan food quantities.  

Western NY businesses continue to rally behind the event as their list of sponsors grows with the event just days away. Generous donations from the following companies and individuals make the picnic possible for all to enjoy: ASM Waypoint, Big Cookie Cakes Bakery, Brett's Tent & Awning, Como Restaurant at The Airport, Dana's Stylin' Pets, Debbie's Dog House and Pet Palace, Dee's Dog House, JP2 Propane, Joni Russ, Lewiston Dimino's Tops Friendly Markets, Mark Cerrone Inc., Mary Kay with Amber, Milk Bone Buffalo, Miss Lily's Biscuits, Murdock & Roo Pet Salon, Hoopla House Creative, Kasi with Premier Designs, Party Lite with Liz, QLS Solutions Group, Rare Rustic Crafts, Sam's Club Niagara Falls, Schwebel's Bakery, Smokin’ Joe’s, Vincent Bonelli, The Village Vet of Lewiston, and Zweigle's Hot Dogs.


Linda van Harssel
Media & Fundraising Director

Heart of Niagara Animal Rescue

Heart of Niagara Animal Rescue, Inc.
PO Box 462
Lewiston, NY 14092
Main: 716-345-7129
Mobile: 716-622-1213

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Heart of Niagara is a 501c3 not for profit companion animal rescue organization based in Niagara County whose mission is to protect the health and welfare of abandoned, unwanted, and homeless animals. They have adopted out about 200 animals to date and operate solely on donations and the generosity and support of the public. For more information on the event, please call Linda van Harssel at 716-622-1213 or HON's main number at 716-345-7129, or email them at HeartOfNiagaraAnimalRescue@gmail.com. “LIKE” them on Facebook.



Topics: Networking, Heart of Niagara Animal Rescue, Community Support