Matthews Subaru Supports the Humane Society with Pet Photos with Santa & Pet ID Tags on Dec 8 and Pet Supply Collections all Month

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Matthews Subaru Supports the Humane Society with Pet Photos with Santa & Pet ID Tags on Dec 8 and Pet Supply Collections all Month

December 3, 2012 Updated Dec 3, 2012 at 12:22 PM EST

(WBNG Binghamton)  Matthews Subaru is hosting an event to benefit the BC Humane Society, whose facility on Jackson Ave in Binghamton was severely damaged during the flood of 2011.

According to a news release:

On Saturday December 8th from 10 am to 1pm, Matthews Subaru, 3013 Old Vestal Road behind Lowe’s will host “Pet Photos with Santa” and “Engraved Pet ID tags”. 

Everyone is invited to bring their leashed pets to the showroom to have their pet photos taken with Santa for a donation of $5 as part of the Subaru “Share The Love” promotion, which benefits several national charities.  Additionally, a pet ID tag engraving machine will be available for pet owners to purchase customized tags for a donation of $5 each with 100% of the proceeds from the pet photos and the ID tags benefitting the Humane Society of Broome County. 

Also, throughout the month of December Matthews Subaru will collect donations of pet food and supplies and hope to fill a Subaru the showroom.

Needed supplies include:

Pedigree Canned Dog Food                                                                                                                       Pedigree Dry Dog Food
Any Canned Cat Food                                                                                                                                  Purina Dry Cat Chow & Kitten Chow
Dog Treats – no rawhide, please           
Dog Toys – Kongs and Nyla bones       
Cat Toys & Catnip                                                                                                                                            Frontline or Advantage flea control
Paper Towels & Toilet Paper                                                                                                                      Sponges
Photocopy Paper & Postage Stamps                                                                                                     Returnable Bottles/Cans
Laundry Detergent                                                                                                                                            Bleach
Dishwashing Soap                                                                                                                                          New washer/dryer
Anti-bacterial Hand-Soap                                                                                                                             Hand Sanitizer – scent-free, please
39 gallon garbage bags                                                                                                                                  Clean Blankets & Towels
Unexpired pet medications