Join us as we celebrate National Pet Week from May 4-10. What can you do? It‚Äôs easy ‚Äî cherish your pet, celebrate that special bond between you and show your pet some love with the gift of good health. Just as people rely on annual checkups, proper nutrition and dental care, your pet does as well ‚Äì with help from your furry friend‚Äôs family doctor ‚Äì your Veterinarian!
National Pet Week was created 33 years ago by the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Auxiliary to the American Veterinary Medical Association.
For more information, visit¬†www.petweek.org. Also, check out the¬†National Pet Week video¬†and visit¬†www.facebook.com/avmavets¬†to learn about all the amazing ways veterinarians care for our pets.
BUT WAIT‚Ä¶ There‚Äôs more‚Ä¶..
Part of the National Pet Week yearly celebration includes a poster and creative writing contest. The 2014 theme for each contest is ‚ÄúCelebrate a Healthy Pet.‚Äù Children from all over can enter and win. The national winner of each contest will receive a $100.00 cash award! But hurry‚Ä¶.. The deadline for submissions is May 10th.
For official info:
Creative Writing Contest 2014 Submission Guidelines and entry form, go this page:¬†http://www.avmaaux.org/npwcontest.html
Poster Contest 2014 Submission Guidelines and entry form, go this page:¬†http://www.avmaaux.org/postercontest.html