April 19, 2016 // Franchising.com // ORLANDO, Fla. – The Woof Gang Bakery annual adopt-a-thon event will take place on Saturday, April 30, 2016, kicking off National Pet Week. On April 30, Woof Gang Bakery stores nationwide will host in-store adoption events to support animal rescue organizations in their local communities. As part of the adopt-a-thon, local animal welfare groups will have pets available for adoption at 64 Woof Gang Bakery locations across the United States. Woof Gang Bakery stores will also offer giveaways throughout the day.
The event is a great opportunity for prospective pet owners to find their perfect match, whether they are looking for a dog, cat, mixed-breed or purebred to become a part of their family.
During this time and throughout the year, Woof Gang Bakery strives to raise awareness for the more than 7 million dogs and cats seeking “furever” homes across the country. In the weeks leading up to the April 30 adopt-a-thon event, Woof Gang Bakery stores will have donation drop boxes for food, treats and toys to collect much-needed items for local rescue groups.
The results from last year’s adoption event were “pawsitively” successful with 70 dogs and cats placed in new homes. Participating animal rescue organization received donations, including nearly 2,600 total pounds of pet food, in addition to to $7,800 in other donations such as treats, toys and accessories, and $500 in grooming services.
Woof Gang Bakery is at the forefront of the pet industry, providing the very best in pet care with unparalleled service and products. Since the first Woof Gang Bakery opened in 2007, the company has expanded across the United States with 64 franchises and three corporate locations.
In 2016, Woof Gang Bakery was awarded the Multi-Service Excellence award by Pet Business Media and ranked among the nation’s top retailers by Pet Business Magazine. In 2014, the company was named best overall multi-unit retailer by Pet Business Media and recognized by Pet Insight magazine as one of the nation’s fastest growing pet chains.
A remarkably high demand exists for the pet products and services offered by Woof Gang Bakery. According to the American Pet Products Association, more than 97 million U.S. households own at least one dog or cat. Americans will spend more than $60 billion this year on pet supplies and care.
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SOURCE Woof Gang Bakery