Tucson Fundraising Event: Puttin’ on the Dog-April 29by Karyn Zoldan on Apr. 24, 2011, under Animal Events, Dogs, Canines, Fun with Fido, Barking Encouraged
Step out with your pet to one of the most pawsitively fun-filled events of the year. And what could be more fun than bringing your dog along to the tony Tucson Country Club?
Humane Society of Southern Arizona presents Puttin’ on the Dog
Local celebrities model high fashion accompanied by their cherished pets;
32 Tucson Originals’ restaurants provide hearty hors d’oeuvres and libations;
huge silent auction;
lively live auction;
…and much more.
This year the Humane Society of So. AZ. hopes to have 1,200 attendees. That’s one big party to help raise money to help the dogs and cats in our Tucson community.
Some of the celebrity models will be:
Joseph Blair - Former UA basketball
Kristen Cook - AZ Daily Star
Chuck George - KOLD 13
Dorea Kyra-Batte – Miss Pima County
Ann Lauricello – Host – The Morning Blend
Alex Miranda - Host – The Morning Blend
Lupita Murillo - KVOA 4
Gina Murphy-Darling – Mrs. Green’s World
Heather Rowe - KOLD 13
The cost is $125/per person in advance or $150/at the door + $10/per pet which includes a bandanna + dog biscuit buffet. You can, of course, come without a 4-legged friend and still have a great time.
Friday – April 29
5:30 to 9 p.m. – Tucson Country Club
I was invited by a generous friend and I may take Jett Greyhound. It depends on how hot it is. Jett is an exuberant boy and has already met Miss Pima County. He gets around.