Head on over to and today for the first-ever, a dog and cat adoption fundraiser.
The event will be held in front of , located at 270 N. Bolingbroook Dr., and will run from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Pet Supplies Plus will donate 10 percent of the day's sales to the pet adoption agencies present at the event.
Those agencies include: A.D.O.P.T.; As Good as Gold; ; Catnap from The Heart; City of Chicago's Department of Animal Care and Control; Collie Rescue of Illinois; Dog Scouts of America Troop 208; Forever Friends Great Dane Rescue; Great Lakes Lab Rescue; Humane Haven Animal Shelter; Lean On Me Doberman Rescue; New Beginnings Cat Shelter; Norther Illinois Pub Rescue; Romeoville Humane Society; and SMall Paws Rescue.
Here's a schedule of events throughout the day:
- Low cost microchipping ($15, includes registration)
- $5 dog and cat nail trims
- Pet first aid tips with Susan Frank, host of "Wild About Pets" radio show
- Free samples from pet food vendors
- 25 percent off selected summer items from Pet Supplies Plus
9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
- Live remote broadcast by 95.9 FM The River
Noon to 8 p.m.
- Pet Adoptions
- 90-foot Extreme Force Obstacle Course and 20-foot Accelerator Dual Line Slide by Party Hoppers
Noon to 7 p.m.
- Bolingbrook K-9 Unit Demonstration with Goliath and Leon
- Meet and greet with K-9 Unit
2 p.m. to 6 p .m.
- Balloon Animals and Face Painting by Skiddles the Clown
2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
- Lavida Chair Massages
5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
- "Skates" the Chicago Wolves Mascot
- Pet Contests: funniest looking; best costume; best pet/owner lookalike; best trick; cutest ears; best singer.