LOS ANGELES (October 22, 2013) — Dog is Good, a dog lifestyle company that creates and markets gifts and apparel for dog lovers, will host The BOLO Project Puppy Shower to benefit Leader Dogs for the Blind from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013 at the Waterfront Hilton Resort in Huntington Beach, Calif.
Special features at the event include a meet and greet opportunity with BOLO, the future leader dog; auditions to be a star on DOGTV, the first television channel scientifically designed for dogs; a Pamper Your Pooch Station hosted by Posh Pooch Grooming; a Halloween Costume Contest, a Kids Coloring and Activity Center, silent auction, raffles, and food and party favors for everyone in attendance. To find out more about the event and to register, please visit The BOLO Project website.
The BOLO Project, a year-long fundraiser to benefit Leader Dogs for the Blind, officially launched on Oct. 1, 2013. Created by Dog is Good, The BOLO Project is designed to raise awareness of the remarkable work dogs do for people every day. It will follow the journey of one puppy as she is trained to become a Leader Dog (more often referred to as a guide dog).
“We have limited space available and encourage everyone to pre-register for the event to ensure access,” said Lisa Scolman, event organizer and owner of Book That Event.
Presenting Sponsors of the event include The Office Depot Foundation, The Waterfront Beach Resort – a Hilton Resort and Dog is Good. Contributing Sponsors include Kurgo, John Paul Pet, DOGTV, Posh Pooch, Book that Event, Moda Pets, Otto Step and Kong.
About Dog is Good
Dog is Good is a Dog Lifestyle company. Their clever and poignant messages coupled with award-winning, original designs, evoke emotion and remind dog lovers how great it feels to be with Dog. The company, located in Los Alamitos, Calif., sells wholesale and retail, and licenses the brand to numerous manufacturers in the pet, gift and home decor industries. Committed to their values of being socially responsible and philanthropic, they have developed a reputation for generously giving back to animal welfare organizations throughout the United States. For more information, please visit www.dogisgood.com.
About Leader Dogs for the Blind
Since 1939, Leader Dogs for the Blind has been providing guide dogs to people who are blind and visually impaired to enhance their mobility, independence and quality of life. They provide all services free of charge to clients thanks to funds provided by individuals, foundations, Lions Clubs, and corporate donations around the world. For more information, please visit www.leaderdog.org.
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