BAY SHORE, N.Y. (November 20, 2013) – Long Island Pet Professionals, LLC (LIPP) is excited to present the first ‘Holiday Pop-Up Pet Boutique’ here on Long Island to benefit an incredible animal rescue group and LIPP member, Unchained NY. Attendees can shop for the holidays for their favorite furry companion, enjoy holiday cheer, appetizers and festive refreshments all while raising funds for Unchained NY (UCNY). All proceeds from purchases at the boutique will go to the rescue group who works with pet owners to provide non-judgmental assistance in the forms of education, food and supplies to improve the lives of outdoor chained and/or neglected dogs. Working hand and hand with pet owners, UCNY strives to bring positive, lasting change in the lives of families and their dogs.
This one night only event on will be on Friday, December 6, 2013 from 6pm to 10pm and will be held at LIPP member facility Doggie U K9 Academy, 41 Saxon Avenue, in Bay Shore, NY. This is a pet friendly event (well behaved and leashed pets please!). Holiday pet toys, winter pet clothing, treats, stockings, raffles and much more will be at the boutique!
“We are thrilled to be apart of this wonderful event bringing both animal lovers and pet owners together this holiday season,” said Ashley Buroker Co-Founder & Co-Chair of Unchained NY. “The funds and awareness raised at this event will positively impact the chained and neglected dogs we help here on Long Island.”
“Many LIPP members are also contributing to this event to help raise much needed funds for Unchained NY to continue to do the tremendous work they do,” stated Nancy E. Hassel, President and founder of Long Island Pet Professionals.“A big thanks to PetWorks who donated beautiful product for this event and to Doggie U K9 Academy’s owners Rolissa Nash and Ginny Anziani for providing the space to host it. We are all in the holiday spirit and excited to help fellow LIPP members and the animals they care for!”
This is a free event to attend and you never know who may show up from the North Pole!
For press inquiries or to set up an interview with Ashely Buroker of Unchained NY or co-owners of Doggie U, Ginny Anziani or Rolissa Nash contact Nancy Hassel at Nancy@LongIslandPetProfessionals.com or call (631) 446-1105.
About Long Island Pet Professionals, LLC
Long Island Pet Professionals, LLC, (LIPP), is a business networking group for the pet industry with members from Montauk to Manhattan and now nationwide! The organization offers in-person networking events with expert speakers offering their expertise on many different topics to help individuals and businesses grow, work together and unite the pet industry. In addition to in-person networking events, Long Island Pet Professionals, LLC, also: host webinars for its members; is launching a new video series with interviews with top pet industry professionals; sends out a weekly pet events newsletter to 5,000+ pet lovers that covers events in the New York, New Jersey and Connecticut areas; and works with many rescue groups throughout the region. The membership-based organization started in February 2009 and has been growing rapidly since its inception and has been voted Best Networking Group, First Place two years in a row for 2012 and 2013 by Long Island Press readers.
About Unchained NY
Our community outreach program is an intensive, hands-on program, working primarily within low-income communities across Long Island, NY. Our community outreach works with pet owners to provide non-judgmental assistance in the forms of education, food and supplies to improve the lives of outdoor chained and/or neglected dogs. By working hand and hand with pet owners we strive to bring positive, lasting change in the lives of families and their dogs.
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