Daily Buzz: 7/25/13 Cat Appreciation Day & Cat Contest
Jul 25, 2013 at 7:09 AM CST
Jul 25, 2013
Feline friends are invited to the 4th Annual Cat Appreciation Day and Cat Contest being held in memory of Jacob Ivey on Saturday, July 27th. The Gateway Gatos of Laredo and Petco are inviting everyone to Petco North, located at 2450 Monarch Dr. by HEB Plus, to celebrate cats.
The festivities begin at 12:30 PM with the Cat Appreciation Day proclamation by the city of Laredo Mayor Raul Salinas. Then, registration for the cat contest will be held from 12:30 PM through 1:00 PM. The contest portion judging cats for being the cat with the longest whiskers, most vocal, best dressed with 2 or more garments, longest tail, and friendliest personality starts from 1:00 PM through 2:00 PM. The contest judging cat pictures for being the most relaxed, most unique outfit, cutest expression, cat with most unique friend, and silliest pose begins from 2:00 PM through 3:00 PM.
Prizes will be awarded to winners by Petco. A $5.00 donation will be required for each participating category. Proceeds will benefit the neutering and spaying of cats
Cats will also be available for adoption. For more details, please call Birdie at (956) 286-7866.